Knock Out

Knock Out
  • Movie Director: Mani Shankar
  • Cast and Crew: Sanjay Dutt, Irrfan Khan, Kangana Ranaut
  • Releasing Date: 15 October 2010
  • Music Composers: Gourav Dasgupta, Vishal Dadlani, Panchhi Jalonvi, Shellee
  • Lyricist: Vishal Dadlani, Panchhi Jalonvi, Shellee
  • Production House: Sohail Maklai
  • Fun Fact: This is only the second film where Irrfan and Sanjay Dutt have worked together.
  • Why it Made News: The film was criticized for being a direct lift of the 20th Century Fox film Phone Booth. The film makers were ordered to pay a portion of the revenue to 20th Century.

Bachubhai (Irrfan Khan) works for politician. He is unwittingly held hostage in a phone booth by an unidentified sniper (Sanjay Dutt) . The sniper orders him to transfer the $32 million worth black money that he has in an account that will return the money to the common man. The incident is widely reported and even an encounter specialist reaches the venue.