Mulk is a 2018 Indian Hindi-language drama film ,Shot in Benaras and Lucknow, It is the story of a Muslim family trying to regain its lost honour and respect . Film was Based on a real-life story, Mulk revolves around the struggles of a Muslim joint family from a town in India, who fight to gain their honor after a member of their family join to terrorism.
A former-lawyer lives in a very-populated diverse area of Varanasi with his family. His daily routine included a cup of tea from a tea stall,and his close Hindu friends managed and owned the tea for him , and he start a brief conversation with his Hindu friends at the time of tea. When his nephew Shahid decides to join hands with a terrorist organization to plan a bomb-blast his life thrown into a big trouble. While Bilaal Ali Mohammed is taken into a custody , Murad Ali and his estranged Hindu daughter-in-law ‘Aarti Mohammed’ struggle to get their name cleared in the court of law.
After the death of Bilal, Aarti take the the matter into her hands to get her father-in-law and his family acquitted of all the charges that were laid upon them on the basis of that terrorits are muslims ,and all muslim are breeders of terrorist Kapoor as Advocate Murad Ali Mohammed, Prateik Babbar as Shahid Mohammed, Murad’s nephew and Bilaal’s son ,Rajat Kapoor as SSP Danish Javed,Murad’s daughter-in-law, Taapsee Pannu as Aarti Malhotra/Mohammed, Public Prosecutor, Shahid’s Father , Ashutosh Rana as Santosh Anand, Manoj Pahwa as Bilaal Ali Mohammed and Murad’s brother, Murad Ali’s wife,Kumud Mishra as Judge, Neena Gupta as Tabassum, Prachee Shah Pandya as Choti Tabassum, Bilaal’s wife, Vartika Singh as Aayat, Bilaal’s daughter, Ashrut Jain as Rashid, Indraneil Sengupta as Aftab, Murad’s son and Sumit Kaul as Mehfooz Alam and Abdul Quadir Amin as Riyaz.
A newspaper report read by When Anubhav Sinha read a newspaper report became the point of origin of Mulk and prompted him to develop an idea which he shared with his friends for their feedback. After writing 13-14 drafts of the film, Anubhav began narrates the story to his friends in the movie, one of them being director Shoojit Sircar. The actors were given a preparation time of three months to get familiar with the all roles they were playing in the movie.For an appropriate portrayal of courtroom proceedings, Tapsee Pannu and Ashutosh Rana who play defence lawyer and public prosecutor respectively in the film were provided guidance by retired High Court Judge Nadeem Siddiqi from Lucknow for their courtroom sequences.
A Muslim scholar from Malihabad was called into supervise the Mmuslim rituals involving ‘Rishi Kapoor’ in the film. Mulk was made at a production budget of ₹ 18 crores.Principal photography of the film began in October 2017 in Lucknow and continued for the next 27 days. The filming process was completed on 9 November 2017.The background score of the film is composed by Mangesh Dhakde and songs are composed by Prasad Sashte and Anurag Saikia. The lyrics are written by Shakeel Azmi.The movie was released on 3 August 2018 in 800 cinemas in India. The teaser trailer of the film was out on 28 June, and official trailer was released on 9 July.
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