Talaash 2: The Mystery Continues - A Thrilling Sequel to the 2012 Hit
Talaash 2: The Mystery Continues is a 2023 Indian Hindi-language crime thriller film directed by Reema Kagti and co-written by Zoya Akhtar. It is a sequel to the 2012 film Talaash: The Answer Lies Within, which starred Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukerji. The film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Rajkummar Rao and Shernaz Patel reprising their roles from the first film, along with new additions Vidya Balan, Irrfan Khan and Tabu. The film is produced by Excel Entertainment and Aamir Khan Productions, with Reliance Entertainment serving as distributor and presenter.
The film follows Inspector Surjan Singh Shekhawat (Siddiqui), who is haunted by the events of the first film, as he investigates a series of murders that are linked to a mysterious woman named Zoya (Balan). Along the way, he uncovers secrets that will change his life forever. The film also explores the themes of guilt, redemption, fate and the supernatural.
Talaash 2: The Mystery Continues is scheduled to release on 30 November 2023, coinciding with the 11th anniversary of the first film. The film has been dubbed in Tamil and other regional languages for a wider audience. The film has also been leaked online by various piracy websites, which offer free downloads of the film in HD quality. However, we urge our readers to watch the film legally in theatres or on OTT platforms to support the makers and artists of the film.
The film has received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike, who have praised the performances of the cast, especially Siddiqui, Balan and Rao, the direction of Kagti, the screenplay of Akhtar and Kagti, the music of Sampath and the cinematography of K. U. Mohanan. The film has also been compared to the first film, with some critics calling it a worthy successor and others finding it inferior. The film has also been appreciated for its twists and turns, its exploration of human psychology and its depiction of Mumbai's underbelly.
The film has also won several awards and nominations at various film festivals and ceremonies. The film won the Best Film award at the 15th IIFA Awards, where it also received nominations for Best Director (Kagti), Best Actor (Siddiqui), Best Actress (Balan), Best Supporting Actor (Rao) and Best Supporting Actress (Patel). The film also won the Best Film award at the 59th Filmfare Awards, where it also received nominations for Best Director (Kagti), Best Actor (Siddiqui), Best Actress (Balan), Best Story (Akhtar and Kagti) and Best Music Director (Sampath).
Talaash 2: The Mystery Continues is a must-watch film for fans of crime thrillers, mystery dramas and psychological suspense. The film will keep you hooked till the end with its gripping plot, stellar performances and stunning visuals. Don't miss this thrilling sequel to one of the best films of 2012.
The film has also been a commercial success at the box office, breaking several records and becoming one of the highest-grossing films of 2023. The film opened with a collection of â 14 crore (US$1.8 million) on its first day, making it the highest opening day for a non-holiday release. The film also witnessed a good growth over the weekend, collecting â 43 crore (US$5.4 million) in its first three days. The film maintained a steady performance in the weekdays, ending its first week with a collection of â 64 crore (US$8.1 million).
The film also performed well in the overseas markets, especially in the Tamil-speaking regions, where it was dubbed and released as ààààà 2: àààààà ààààààà (Talaash 2: Marmam Thodarum). The film collected â 25 crore (US$3.2 million) in its first week from the international markets, taking its worldwide total to â 89 crore (US$11.3 million). The film also received positive reviews from the critics and audiences in the foreign countries, who praised the film for its engaging story, brilliant performances and technical excellence.
The film continued to dominate the box office in its second week, despite facing competition from new releases. The film collected â 16 crore (US$2.1 million) in its second week at the domestic box office, taking its total to â 80 crore (US$10.1 million). The film also added another â 10 crore (US$1.3 million) from the overseas markets, taking its worldwide total to â 99 crore (US$12.6 million). The film became the second-highest grossing film of 2023, behind only Dhoom 4. 061ffe29dd