Creature 3D is a 2014 Indian 3D monster-horror film directed by Vikram Bhatt. The film stars Bipasha Basu and Imran Abbas in lead roles. It is produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar and co-produced by Ajay Kapoor under the banner of T-Series in association with BVG Films. The film is the Bollywood debut of Pakistani model turned actor Imran Abbas Naqvi. The film also stars Amit Tandon and Mukul Dev in supporting roles. The film received negative reviews from the critics upon releasing.
|Directed by||Vikram Bhatt|
|Produced by||Bhushan Kumar|
|Written by||Girish Dhamija|
|Screenplay by||Vikram Bhatt|
|Story by||Vikram Bhatt|
|Edited by||Kuldip Mehan|
|Budget||₹250 million (US$3.5 million)|
|Box office||₹320 million (US$4.5 million)|
Ahana opens a hotel in Glendale, Himachal Pradesh. During the day of the opening party, she meets Kunal Anand, a novelist, and they become attracted to each other. There resides a Brahmarakshas, a man-eating mutant which is the result of Brahma, the Hindu god of creation, cursing demons to become such creatures with no salvation, eternally condemned to roam on earth and suffer. Brahmarakshasas still lurk in dense forests of India, but their sightings are as relevant as sightings of UFOs. He suggests Ahana and Kunal to leave if they wish to stay alive. Ahana refuses to leave the hotel, determined to fight back.
Ahana, Kunal and the professor are joined in the fight by two cops, Inspector Rana and Inspector Chaubey, but the Brahmarakshasa kills Chaubey. They learn that a Sarpanch filed a report of a Brahmarakshasa sighting a few years back and go to meet him. He tells them that decades ago, a hunter killed a Brahmarakshasa, and the only person who can help them now is Dr. Moga, the son of the late hunter. Kunal and Ahana set for Shimla to meet the doctor. On the way, Kunal reveals his true identity as Karan Malhotra, the chairman of the builder group that compelled Ahana's father to commit suicide. He tells her that he felt guilty and wanted to apologize. Heartbroken, Ahana breaks up with Karan.
Dr. Moga explains that Brahmarakshasa can be killed by a weapon dipped in the temple pond of the Brahma Temple in Pushkar but is effective only if dipped into the pond on night of Kartik Purnima. Since Kartik Purnima is many days away, Dr. Moga gives Ahana an old rifle with which his father had killed a Brahmarakshasa. Ahana, the professor, and Rana enter the den of the Brahmarakshasa; Rana and the professor are killed by the beast, and when it tries to attack Ahana, Karan saves her. With Karan's help, Ahana manages to kill the creature with the last bullet in the rifle.
A few days later, the hotel is ready to be reopened. Ahana forgives Karan and they rekindle their relationship.
- Bipasha Basu as Ahana Dutt
- Imran Abbas as Kunal Anand / Karan Malhotra
- Mukul Dev as Professor Sadana
- Deepraj Rana as Inspector Rana
- Mohan Kapoor as Doctor Moga
- Shirish Sharma as father of Ahana
- Amit Tandon as Arjun (Honeymoon couple Husband)
- Aparna Bajpai as Shruti (Honeymoon couple wife)
- Natasha Rana as Psychiatrist
- Milind Phatak as Gun Specialist / Hunter,and a friend of Karan
- Bikramjeet Kanwarpal as Inspector Chaubey
- Vikram Bhatt as voice of Brahmarakshas (Creature).
- Rajshri Rani Pandey as Guest Appearance
- Alexander (Sasha) Dolbenko as a foreign hotel visiter
|Soundtrack album by |
Mithoon, Tony Kakkar
|Released||31 July 2014|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
The soundtrack and the lyrics of the film were written by Mithoon, except for "Sawan Aaya Hai" which has music and lyrics by Tony Kakkar. The film's soundtrack officially released on 31 July 2014. Koimoi stated that the soundtrack had received a good reception.
All music is composed by Mithoon, Tony Kakkar.
|1.||"Sawan Aaya Hai"||Tony Kakkar||Tony Kakkar||Arijit Singh||4:48|
|2.||"Hum Na Rahein Hum"||Mithoon||Mithoon||Benny Dayal||5:23|
|3.||"Naam-E-Wafa"||Mithoon||Mithoon||Farhan Saeed, Tulsi Kumar||5:14|
|4.||"Ik Pal Yahi"||Mithoon||Mithoon||Saim Bhat||5:45|
|6.||"Sawan Aaya Hai" (Unplugged)||Tony Kakkar||Tony Kakkar||Tony Kakkar||4:11|
|7.||"Hum Naa Rahein Hum" (Remix by|
|8.||"Naam-E-Wafa" (Remix by DJ Angel)||Mithoon||Mithoon||Farhan Saeed, Tulsi Kumar||04:24|
|9.||"Sawan Aaya Hai" (Remix by DJ Shiva)||Tony Kakkar||Tony Kakkar||Arijit Singh||04:20|
|10.||"Mohabbat Barsa De"||Tony Kakkar, Arjun||Tony Kakkar||Arjun, Arijit Singh & Samira Koppikar||04:34|
Vinayak Chakravorty of India Today has given 2 stars to the movie stating that it suffered from budget constraints, "serves little intrigue and banks on the sporadic jolts courtesy loud music." Anupama Chopra said, "This is the type of film in which the human beings are so annoying that you are actually rooting for the creature that kills them. In fact, the creature had more personality than all of them put together. In an effective opening sequence, Vikram introduces him to us by only showing us isolated parts; his talons, monstrous eyes, powerful tail. I think this Creature should have demanded a better script."
India Today reports that the film had a budget of Rs.180 million with an additional Rs.70 million spent on a marketing campaign.
Koimoi reported the film opened on 1400 screens, with an average occupancy. The film returned the financials but did not make a big impact making it just a hit.
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