Director: Raj Kumar Gupta
Cast: Ajay Devgn, Saurabh Shukla, Ileana D’Cruz, Amit Sial, Sheeba Chaddha
Genre: Action Thriller
Synopsis: Directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, Raid narrates the real story of Income-tax break-in took place in Lucknow in the year 1981. It is a story of an honest and fearless IT Officer Amay Patnaik (Ajay Devgn) and the highly robust and corrupt politician Tauji (Saurabh Shukla). After relocation to Lucknow with his beautiful wife Malini (Ileana D’cruz), he conducts a high profile raid at the Tauji’s mansion with his team of IT officers. During the execution, he faces many obstacles arisen by Tauji who uses every straw in his hand to make this raid unsuccessful. Would Tauji be able to stop Amay? To know the whole story, you should watch the film at least once. Raj Kumar Gupta has narrated the real story with a powerful-packed drama.
- An interesting Hide and seek game between Ajay and Saurabh increases the curiosity to watch this film. Screen sharing scene between Ajay Devgn and Saurabh Shukla is really worth watching.
- Ajay’s intense look really deserves appreciation.
- The real star of the movie is Saurabh Shukla. After delivering flawless performances in the movies like Barfi, Jolly LLB; he continued to show his mettle.
- Ileana’s traditional look in cotton sarees enhances her beauty.
- Amit Sial has delivered the best performance.
- Many repetitive scenes with lack of real drama.
- The story is too long and lukewarm.
- Some of the scenes are predictable.