Gully Boy: Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt Live Up to The Expectations
Gully Boy marks the first musical thriller of rap genre in India. It was promoted as a work of fiction but unconfirmed sources revealed that the movie took its inspiration from the story of underground rappers Divine and Naezy. But Ranveer Singh turns out to be the biggest attraction of the movie.
Murad Ahmed (Ranveer Singh) lives in a tenement in Dharavi. He shares space with a careless younger brother; self-reliant mother and snappish father Aftab Sheikh (Vijay Raaz). What Murad hides from other is his big dreams that he lives day and night. The only person he shares his dreams with is Safeena Ali (Alia Bhatt). She is dynamite for everyone except Murad. Aftab Sheikh wants Murad to learn but Murad dreams of becoming a street rapper. And he is on his way to attain height in hip-hop singing.
Highlights of the movie
- It is the first movie based on rappers