Directed by Vishal Furia and also features Mita Vashisht, Rajesh Jais, Yaaneea Bharadwaj, and Saurabh Goyal
The trailer of Nushrratt Bharuccha’s upcoming horror movie Chhorii has been released. The Amazon Original movie set to premiere on Prime Video on 26 November has been directed by Vishal Furia and jointly produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishnan Kumar, Vikram Malhotra, Jack Davis, and Shikhaa Sharma. Joining Nushrratt in pivotal roles will be Mita Vashisht, Rajesh Jais, Saurabh Goyal, and Yaaneea Bharadwaj. The film is the Hindi remake of the critically acclaimed Marathi film Lapachhapi.
The story revolves around a young couple who are forced out of their city home and seek shelter in a house inside a haunted sugarcane field. The housewife, eight months pregnant, must save her baby from the spirits who are out to get her unborn baby. The trailer of the horror movie gives one a glimpse into the world of Chhorii, the monsters that Sakshi (Nushrratt Bharuchha) has to deal with in a bid to protect her unborn child.
Check out the trailer: https://youtu.be/BdgFSxIcEBg
Talking about it, Nushrratt says, “Stepping into a new genre and unique genre like horror is a daunting-yet-exciting experience. While the narrative of the film is anchored in horror it also carries a perspective that I hope the audiences will relate to. The trailer is just a sneak peek of a bigger horror that is set to unravel. I hope Prime Video viewers worldwide like and appreciate the work we’ve put into this film, and I can’t wait to see their reactions.”
“Chhorii is a uniquely Indian story waiting to be told to a global audience,” said director Vishal Furia. “With Chhorii our aim is to take this scary story to a wide cross-section of the movie-watchers and allow fans of the genre to experience horror like never before. I have thoroughly enjoyed my collaboration with Abundantia Entertainment, Crypt TV, and T-Series and am glad to have partnered with a streaming service like Prime Video for this film, as it allows us to reach viewers across the globe.”
Produced by T-Series, Crypt TV, Abundantia Entertainment, a Psych film, the film is the remake of acclaimed Marathi film Lapachhapi.