Remember the Swat insurgency of 2009? Revenge of the Worthless shows the true violence of that time.
Revenge of the Worthless is the directorial debut of one of the best actors of Pakistan, Jamal Shah. According to his tweet, the movie is said to release on the 15th January, 2016. The movie showcases the violence of Swat insurgency in 2009 from the perspective of those affected by it. Revenge of the Worthless stars Shamyl Khan, Firdous Jamal and Maira Khan as lead characters. A Turkish actor by the name Emil Karakose will play Jamal Shah’s daughter in the movie. Jamal Shah stated that it was the most challenging project that he has had to deal with to date.
Revenge of the Worthless was previously to be an April, 2015 release but was delayed due to reasons unknown. In April, the movie was delayed due to be released in May. It would seem that Jamal Shah has had quite the tough time with this one. Previously, about the movie, the veteran actor stated,
I think people will find it entertaining and Taliban should also watchi it. They’ll enjoy it because we do not brand people in black-and-white, there are shades of grey.’
The movie is primarily shot in Urdu however, at occasions English and Pashto can be heard. Speaking about the appeal of Revenge of the Worthless at the box office, Shah said,
The film is very alive and playful. It talks about a serious issue but we have explored various angles.
So all cinema-enthusiasts should clear up their schedules. Of course, if you have plans so far ahead in the future. We are rooting for Jamal Shah and have faith that he did his utmost to make sure the movie takes the cinemas by a massive storm.You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Google+ for more updates. Otherwise fill in the subscription box above, or subscribe to our RSS Feed.