Inferno, The Girl On the Train and Beiiman Love: Know your releases this week

Bollywood Films

Saat Uchakkey

What's it about: Seven thieves from Delhi bite more than they can chew in this comedy of errors.  The crooks want to get rich by any means and troubles ensues.

Who's in it: Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Kay Kay Menon, Annu Kapoor, Vijay Raaz, and Aditi Sharma

Why is may work: The star power may pull in audiences to see their favourite stars in comic situations.

Saat Uchakkey is directed by Sanjeev Sharma.

Anna

What's it about: The biopic traces the life and times of Anna Hazare. The film shows how Anna has also been a soldier and farmer before embarking on the journey of activism.

Who's in it:  Shashank Udapurkar, Tanishaa Mukerji and Govind Namdev

Why it may work: Since Anna Hazare himself promoted the picture, it is bound to draw in audiences.

Anna is directed by Shashank Udapurkar.

Beiimaan Love

What's it about: Sunny Leone stars as a girl who was deeply in love with boyfriend but when he betrays her, she resolves to take revenge and in its wake, becomes extremely successful in her life. The thriller also marks the acting debut of Leone's husband Daniel Weber.

Who's in it: , Daniel Weber, Ziesha Nandy and Rajiv Verma.

Why it may work: Sunny Leone is the major star power in the film.

Beiimaan Love is directed by Rajeev Chaudhari.

Hollywood Films

Inferno

What's it about: Tom Hanks will be reprising his role as Robert Langdon for the third time in Dan Brown's Inferno. The plot of Inferno is as follows: Set in Florence, Italy, Langdon wakes up in a hospital room implanted with a device that gives him visions of Dante's 'Inferno'.

Who's in it: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan, Omar Sy and Ben Foster.

Why it may work: Dan Brown's novels have been loved by the readers since The Da Vinci Code was published. The film also stars Tom Hanks and Irrfan Khan.

Inferno is directed by Ron Howard.

The Accountant

What's it about: Christian Wolff is a math genius with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world's most dangerous criminal organizations. While being investigated by the Treasury Department, Wolff agrees to help an accounting clerk at a robotics firm look into fraud at her company, but the assignment will prove far more dangerous than he could have ever anticipated.

Who's in it: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, and John Lithgow.

Why it may work: The right mathematical formula of Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick is sure to draw audiences.

The Accountant is directed by Gavin O'Connor .

The Girl on the Train

What's it about: Based on  Paula Hawkins’s novel of the same name, the film relocates the thriller from UK to the USA. The plot follows an alcoholic Rachel who has just got divorced, who becomes obsessed with a perfect family she encounters everyday on enroute to work. Rachel’s obsession embroils her in a disappearance, and murder.

Who's in it: Emily Blunt, Justin Theroux, Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennet, Edgar Ramirez and Luke Evans.

Why it may work: The novel was a runaway hit and stars Emily Blunt in the lead role. A winning combination.

The Girl on the Train is directed by Tate Taylor.

Masterminds



What's it about:
Based on a real life 70s heist, the plot follows David Ghantt who is stuck in the monotony of driving an armored truck day in and day out, so when his work crush lures him into the heist of a lifetime, David's all in. Though he manages to pull off the heist successfully, things don't go as planned.

Who's in it: Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Kristen Wiig, Jason Sudeikis and Leslie Jones

Why it may work: Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson and Kristen Wiig are major pulling powers in this comedy.

Masterminds
has been directed by Jared Hess.