Blue (2009) Preview
Prepare to be gripped in suspense as Bollywood Superstar, Akshay Kumar, once again proves his mettle in BLUE, Bollywood’s first deep sea adventure film, releasing in cinemas worldwide on 16th October 2009.Directed by Anthony D’Souza, BLUE promises to be a one of a kind film that takes Bollywood to new and unexplored depths, with breathtaking underwater sequences, thrills, adventure and adrenaline-paced action.It is centered around an underwater treasure guarded by sharks.Produced by Dhilin Mehta the movie also casts Sanjay Dutt, Zayed Khan, Lara Dutta and Katrina Kaif.
Blue is set in the breath taking sun soaked white sand beaches of Bahamas. Sagar (Sanjay Dutt) is an excellent deep sea diver who dreams of getting his own new boat someday while his friend Aarav (Akshay Kumar) is a rich arrogant businessman, whose ego is much larger than the big boats that he owns. The conflict between these two sparring friends is the conflict between the rich and the poor, between the moral and the immoral, between greed and honour…
Caught in between these two is Sagar’s brother Sam (Zayed Khan) who has inadvertently managed to rankle a whole gang of mafia men. Now, these dangerous men are after him and Sagar is the only one who can help him. But to save his brother, Sagar has to wrestle with the ghost of his dead father… The only other person who is privy to Sagar’s dilemma is Mona (Lara Dutta), his girlfriend. She is afraid that the secret that lies within the restless waters could destroy all their lives.
The adrenaline rush that comes with Blue accelerates as each new chapter unfolds. It begins with a bare handed skirmish with sharks, moves into deep sea diving, reveals the secret of a forbidden treasure and a buried past, flirts with death at the hands of the mafia and goes straight into the treacherous waters again.
A team of the best underwater technicians from around the world – divers, cameramen, and stunt directors are working on the making of Blue to make it as real and as palpable as the medium of cinema can allow, so that the viewer feels engulfed in the entire experience.
Blue – the color of the sky and the color of the seas…Underneath the shimmering beautiful inviting waters of the sea, lurks a secret which threatens to destroy one friend and save the other friend.
BLUE promises to be one of Akshay’s best action films to date and features an extremely dangerous escapade 150ft underwater, in which he performs a jaw dropping fight sequence without wearing an oxygen mask or diving goggles.
An edge of the seat treasure hunt that never lets up the pace, BLUE showcases Akshay Kumar at his shining best. Prepare to gasp for air as BLUE releases in cinemas worldwide on 16th October 2009.