The Body is the 2019 mystery thriller film directed by Jeethu Joseph. The story of the film is based entirely on the 2012 Spanish film written by Oriol Paulo, with a similar name. In addition, the 2012 Spanish film, The Body, was directed by Oriol Paulo.
The film features Emraan Hashmi in the lead role alongside Rishi Kapoor. In the film, Emraan Hashmi plays the role of a husband suspected of murdering his wife, played by Sobhita Dhulipala. The movie also features Rukhsar Rehman, Vedika, Natasa Stankovic, and Scarlett Mellish Wilson as supporting actors.
The premise of the story suggests that Dev Verma, played by Emraan Hashmi, married Maya because of her vast financial background. At the beginning of the movie, Dev gives a part to Maya, leading to her impending death.
In the film, Rishi Kapoor portrays an avid police officer who thinks Dev is responsible for his wife’s murder. Rishi Kapoor’s character is determined to prove to Dev that he is the reason for his wife’s death and he also tries to know the intent behind the murder.
Considering that the movie had great potential to be a hit in terms of box-office collection, Tamilrockers leaked the movie on the same day of its release.
Will the film be a blockbuster?
It’s hard to say if the film is successful in terms of box office collection, as the film has received negative reviews from the country’s top critics. However, Emraan Hashmi’s fan base could help turn into a complete flop, as the film fraternity experts predict after the film is released.