Special 26
2 hr 20 min

Synopsis

The movie is conceptualised from a real-life daring heist on a prominent Jeweller in Mumbai, India on 19-March-1987. An unknown man posing as CBI officer Mon Singh, recruited 26 men posing as income tax officers, masterminded & executed a daylight income tax raid on the Opera House branch of a jeweller “Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri” and disappeared with a big haul of jewellery. The incident shocked jewellers across Zaveri Bazaar in Mumbai and the police were unable to apprehend any suspect. Folklore is that the unknown con-man was Natwarlal, who sold iconic national monuments like “Taj Mahal, Red Fort & Rashtrapati Bhavan” to unsuspecting investors. Natwarlal a master of disguises, used many aliases and novel ideas to cheat a number of industrialists. Till the very end no one was able to catch him and remains a mystery even in his death.
*Note: In Hindi with English subtitles.

Details

Genre: Action/Adventure, Art House/Foreign
Director:
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Kajal Aggarwal, Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Jimmy Sheirgill
Release: February 08, 2013

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