Haider is a 2014 Indian Hindi language crime drama film directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, and co-written by Basharat Peer and Bhardwaj. It stars Shahid Kapoor as the titular protagonist; and co-stars Tabu, Shraddha Kapoor and Kay Kay Menon, with Irrfan Khan making a special appearance. The film is a modern-day adaptation of William Shakespeare‘s tragedy Hamlet, set amidst the insurgency-hit Kashmir conflicts of 1995 and civilian disappearances.Haider, a poet, returns to Kashmir at the peak of the conflict to seek answers about his disappeared father and ends up tugged into the politics of the state.
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Haider is the third installment of Bhardwaj’s Shakespearean trilogy after Maqbool (2003) and Omkara (2006). The film was screened at the 19th Busan International Film Festival, and released worldwide on October 2, 2014 to wide critical acclaim, and garnered attention from the media due to its controversial subject matter. Post its theatrical run, it was declared average by Box Office India.
The direction, performances of Tabu and Shahid Kapoor, screenplay, film score and editing received special praise.