Shaapit

Shaapit
  • Movie Director: Vikram Bhatt
  • Cast and Crew: Aditya Narayan, Shweta Agarwal, Rahu Dev, Shubh Joshi
  • Releasing Date: March 19, 2010
  • Music Composers: Chirantan Bhatt
  • Lyricist: Sameer, Najam Shiraz, Aditya Narayan
  • Production House: ASA Film Pvt. Ltd.
  • Fun Fact: Vikram Bhatt has been accused of lifting stories from Hollywood but he insisted that Shaapit is entirely an original concept. Not an ‘Inspired Version’ of a Hollywood horror-flick!
  • Why it Made News: It was debut movie of Aditya Narayan and Shweta Agarwal and had genuinely frightening scenes that can make you jump off your seat.

Aman and Kaya are in love and want to get married. They get injured in an accident, recover and learn about a 350 year- old curse on Kaya’s family because of which Kavya can never marry. Aman hopes to reverse this curse with the help of his friend Shubh and Professor Pashupati who is a well –known researcher of paranormal activities. Rest of the film revolves around their encounters with the spirits and how they save Kavya from the curse. The movie was applauded for raising the bar for horror films in India in terms of plot, setting, technique and performances.