'Zanjeer' (2013) Gets Into Legal Trouble

26 November 2012
High Court Says 'Zanjeer' Trailer Cannot Be Aired

Zanjeer (2013), remake of the 1973 blockbuster, Zanjeer, has run into trouble. Prakash Mehra's film remake which is being produced by his son Amit Mehra has gotten into a legal tangle.

 

Amit, who had bought the rights from his brothers, US-based Sumeet and Mumbai-based Puneet, has defaulted on payments. Thus, the two siblings have terminated the contract that gave Amit the remake rights.

 

The Arbitrator upheld the termination of the contract, which made Amit approach the Bombay High Court. As per the High Court order, Amit has been given a reprieve to shoot the film. However, he cannot release the remake until futher orders.

 

Rumour has it that Sumeet and Puneet are interested in upholding the Arbitration Order, interalia, termination of the project. The remake stars South superstar Ram Charan Teja along with Priyanka Chopra.

What to read next

Join DD Perks® Today!

Get a free beverage at Dunkin' Donuts when you enroll!

The COPD Cough - What is it?

Get informed: COPD symptoms include a heavy, thick cough and more... Search for COPD Signs and Symptoms Here

Coming Soon — Stafford Co.'s Most Affordable Homes

Charming new community in Fredericksburg w/ tree-lined homesites & amenities. Join our Priority List today for the lowest pricing available & more!

How much can you actually save by refinancing?

Rates now at 3.11% APR 5/1 ARM- $250K for $972/mo. LendingTree's simple online tool to help determine how much you could be saving by refinancing.

Drivers Born Between 1953 And 1983 Must Read This

United States drivers who drive less than 50mi/day will be surprised. If you pay more than $50/month for auto insurance, you better read this...