1. Parambrata Chattopadhyay in Satyanweshi Byomkesh
With a vast number of films releasing everyday, it can often get difficult to keep up to date with your favourite films and actors. But fear not, for we bring you a compilation of some of the best in cinema, featuring stalwarts in the industry. Read on to know exactly what to put on your watch-list!
Parambrata Chattopadhyay plays iconic detective Byomkesh Bakshi in Satyanweshi Byomkesh, which is an adaptation of the novel, Magna Mainak, by Saradindu Bandhopadhyay. Find out if Byomkesh cracks the case of the murder of a beautiful young girl in this film, streaming now on ZEE5.
2. Swastika Mukherjee in The Lovely Mrs Mookerjee
Swastika Mukherjee plays a long suffering wife in the ZEE5 Original film The Lovely Mrs Mookherjee, whose husband is a selfish, narcissistic man who only cares about winning the Nobel Prize in literature. He treats his wife as a mere tool to help get him there. Watch Swastika deliver a stellar performance in this film with a feminist plot.
3. Abir Chatterjee in Bijoya
Bijoya, released in 2019, stars Abir Chatterjee and Jaya Ahsan. A sequel to Bishorjon, it is about Padma, a woman who is married to Ganesh Mondal but meets with her old flame one day in Kolkata. Watch this engaging film to find out if she returns to her domestic life as usual, and what her husband makes of it all.
4. Prosenjit in Jyesthoputro
Jyeshthoputro, directed by Kaushik Ganguly, stars Prosenjit, Ritwick Chakraborty and Gargi Roychowdhury. The plot centres around Indrajit Gangopadhyay, a film superstar who returns home after ages after receiving the news of his father’s demise. However, his family hardly welcomes him home with open arms as tensions run rife among the characters in this epic production.
5. Raima Sen in Koyekti Meyer Galpo
This 2012 film starring Raima Sen, Tanushree Chakraborty, Locket Chatterjee, and Nimisha De Sarkar is about a group of girls who are obsessed with leading a lavish lifestyle. To maintain this, they turn to a career in prostitution. A racy crime film full of intrigue, take a dive into a slimy world of exploitation and find out what happens to them.
6. Dev in Kidnap
An action thriller movie starring Dev, Rukmini Maitra and Chandan Sen, this film is about a photojournalist who stumbles upon clandestine activities taking place in a shady pub. The criminals in question are put wise to this, effectively endangering her life. Her only hope is a man who is a regular singer at the pub. Will he be able to save her?
7. Jeet in Shesh Theke Shuru
On a flight to London, Dhaka-based businessman Mahid Sheikh meets and falls in love with Pujarini, a charming research scholar from Kolkata. Everything seems to be going well for the couple, until dark secrets from Mahid’s past resurface and threaten to shatter their peaceful existence. An adaptation of the novel Fire and Water, this Jeet and Koel Mullick starrer has been directed by Raj Chakraborty and Sarwar Mohammad, and proved an enormous hit at the box office.
8. Subhashree Ganguly in Parineeta
This 2019 film features Subhashree Ganguly, Gaurav Chakrabarty and Ritwick Chakraborty, and revolves around Mehul, a teenager who is smitten by Babaida, her neighbour and tutor. Her world turns upside down when the news of his death arrives, changing her life forever. Join her to uncover an insidious plot in this highly engaging film full of twists and turns.
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