It is the story of Bhaskar Sanyal (Naseruddin Shah), the fire-brand leftist leader, as feared for his single-handed ability to challenge the most powerful of leaders as he was respected for his political integrity.And of Sooraj (Ajay Devgan) who rose from the backward classes – with anger in his heart and leadership on his mind. And yet, his destiny could never overcome the tragedy of his birth, trapping him in a terrible dilemma where his loyalty to his friend threatens to destroy his own family. Of Brij Gopal (Nana Patekar), who shunned every political ambition even as he continued to mentor and guide the younger generation of leaders while the battle got bloodier by the day?. And of Veerendra Pratap (Manoj Bajpai), whose lunge at the throne was thwarted even as he was within striking distance of it.
Rajneeti is a film that tells the journey of an ordinary woman (Katrina) the fight against corruption to the day that becoming prime minister. Rajneeti is a dark political thriller, which is inspired by Mahabharata, is a satire on the Indian political system. This multi starrer, reportedly based on the contemporary Indian political scenario.It is the story of his determined and fierce fight to protect his family. It is the story of a fiercely fought election campaign, where money-power and corruption are the accepted norms, and where treachery and manipulation are routinely used weapons.With Bhopal as its backdrop and five thousand trained actors from all over Madhya Pradesh working on the films landscape, the movie was shot in tough situations and Prakash Jha has appreciated Katrina Kaif professionalism and commitment while shooting in the movie. Really, “Rajneeti” is truly most exciting and ambitious venture.
Raajneeti Movie Movie Cast and Crew:
Nana Patekar – Brij Gopal
Ajay Devgan - Sooraj Kumar
Ranbir Kapoor – Samar Pratap
Katrina Kaif - Indu Pratap
Manoj Bajpai – Veerendra Pratap
Naseeruddin Shah – Bhaskar Sanyal
Arjun Rampal – Prithviraj Pratap
Director: Prakash Jha
Producer: Prakash Jha , Ronnie Screwvala
Written by: Prakash Jha
Genre: Action / Drama
Release Date : 28th May 2010