Thugs of Hindostan


The movie stars Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Fatima Sana Shaikh in the main lead roles. The movie is based on Philip Meadows Taylor's 1839 novel Confessions of a Thug, which tells a fictional story set between 1790 and 1805. The film depicts the story of a group of Thugs who were led by Khudabaksh Azaad to free Hindostan from the rule of the British East India Company. The movie is made with a whooping budget of 300 crore.

The action-packed period drama is set in the year 1795. It is an adaptation of the 1839 novel, ‘Confessions of a Thug’ helmed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. The film marks Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan first collaboration. 

The epic tale was shot across Mumbai, Malta, Morocco and Thailand.

The movie has its music composed by Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale. Thugs of Hindostan will hit the big screens on November 8, 2018, as a Diwali release.