7 Khoon Maaf (2011) Movie Preview
7 KHOON MAAF, Vishal Bhardwaj’s most awaited movie is all set to hit the screens on 18th February 2011. This upcoming Hindi drama, thriller and black comedy is presented by UTV Motion Pictures.Based on Ruskin Bond’s short story, Susanna’s Seven Husbands, 7 KHOON MAAF features Priyanka Chopra in a negative role again after AITRAAZ. The film has seven heroes- Naseeruddin Shah, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Irrfan Khan, John Abraham, Annu Kapoor, Russian actor Aleksandr Dyachenko and Naseeruddin’s youngest son Vivaan Shah that revolves around the romantic misadventures of an Anglo-Indian woman Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who goes on to kill all her seven husbands. The music of the film is given by Vishal Bhardwaj and lyrics are penned by Gulzar.
Characters:Priyanka Chopra: Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes
Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a dozen of her hapless husbands. The strange circumstances of their deaths make Susanna a prime suspect. Enigmatic and irresistibly charming in equal measure – Susanna is the kind of woman any man would die for! Literally!
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Edwin Rodriques
A young and beautiful Susanna falls in love with The Major, who’s oh-so-dashing in his uniform. Yes, he’s a bit too old for her, and he likes giving orders. But love is blind.
John Abraham: Jimmy Stetson
Soon thereafter – very soon – Susanna decides to marry Jimmy, whose good looks and musical talent sweep her off her feet. She invests in him, but she has no idea what lies in store.
Irrfan Khan: Wasiullah Khan
As a romantic soul. Susanna is susceptible to beautiful poetry. Hence it is that she discovers and marries Wasiullah Khan A.k.a Musafir, by day a gentle poet and by night… something else.
Aleksandr Dyachenko: Nicolai Vronsky
Growing older but no wiser. Susanna next marries a Mr. Vronsky from Moscow and almost re-enacts her very own Anna Karenina love story.
Anu Kapoor: Keemat Lal
All these dead husbands! The police take an interest, especially Officer Keemat Lal, who is helpful to the extreme. He not only persuades Susanna to marry him, he makes it impossible for her to say no.
Naseruddin Shah: Modhusudhon Tarafdar
By now our Susanna is suffering from melancholy, not to mention indigestion. Along comes her savior, Dr. Modhusudhon Tarafdar with a healthy answer to both problems: a strict mushroom diet.
The 7th Husband
It turns out that Dr. Mushroom isn’t Susanna’s last savior. She marries yet again, and finally it’s for good.
The romantic misadventures of Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a dozen of her hapless husbands. The strange circumstances of their deaths, makes Susanna a prime accused. Did the husbands deserve to die? Were the murders out of necessity or pure blood-lust?
Does Susanna ever find her one true love?