Udta Punjab is an Indian movie produced by Shobha Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor. The black comedy was released in 2016 and was leaked before its official release in the theaters. The film is based on the drug abuse by the youth population that took place in the Indian state of Punjab. The Controversial film “Udta Punjab” had a controversial theme and was criticized by critics. The film was leaked online on Wednesday and was released two days before the scheduled release of the film in theatres.
The team of Udta Punjab managed to remove the film from piracy sites
Udta Punjab was the victim of piracy but thankfully the film was taken down by the team of film. When the film leaked online on various piracy sites the team of the film made best efforts to take the film down from online piracy sites.
The news about the piracy of the film broke in the media after the official release of the movie in the theaters. The director of the film Abhishek Chaubey and the rest of the team managed to take the film down from piracy sites.
The film also faced issues with the censor board due to its controversial subject. The film was available on torrent sites and was offered to the users for illegal download. The download links were “removed from the piracy sites from the torrent sites due to copyright complaint”.
Copy of the film Udta Punjab was leaked on piracy sites
Udta Punjab was leaked on several online piracy platforms. The leaked copy was submitted to the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and it featured scenes that were cut by the censor board. The leaked copy of the movie was 2 hours 20 minutes.
Udta Punjab Plot
Udta Punjab follows the story of 4 main characters. The film revolves around the life story of a rock star, a laborer, a doctor, and a policeman. All of them find themselves in a grave problem. They all struggle to cope with the chaos that surrounds the drug crisis that occurred in Punjab, India.
Udta Punjab Cast
Udta Punjab has a stellar cast. The performances of the actors were loved by the fans of the movie. Udta Punjab cast is as follows:
- Shahid Kapoor as Tejinder “Tommy” Singh a.k.a. Gabru
- Kareena Kapoor as Dr. Preet Sahni
- Alia Bhatt as Bauria a.k.a. Mary Jane
- Diljit Dosanjh as ASI Sartaj Singh
- Satish Kaushik as Tayaji
- Suhail Nayyar as Jassi
- Prabhjyot Singh as Balli Singh
- Jaswinder Kaur as Sartaj’s mother
- Manav Vij as Jhujar Singh, Sartaj’s senior officer
- Mahabir Bhullar as Veerji
- Ishaan Khatter (Cameo Appearance)
How to watch Udta Punjab online legally?
Udta Punjab was released in the theaters on June 17, 2016. The film is now available to stream on Netflix. You can subscribe to Netflix to watch the film.