The Body is the 2019 mystery thriller film that has been directed by Jeethu Joseph. The story of the film is completely based on the 2012 Spanish film written by Oriol Paulo featuring a similar name. Moreover, the 2012 Spanish film, The Body was directed by Oriol Paulo.
The film features Emraan Hashmi in lead role alongside Rishi Kapoor. In the film, Emraan Hashmi portrays the role of a husband, who is a suspect of murdering his wife portrayed by Sobhita Dhulipala. The film also features Rukhsar Rehman, Vedika, Natasa Stankovic, and Scarlett Mellish Wilson as supporting actors.
The premise of the story suggests that Dev Verma portrayed by Emraan Hashmi married Maya for her vast financial background. At the beginning of the film, Dev gives a portion to Maya which leads to her imminent death.
In the film, Rishi Kapoor portrays the role of a staunch police officer who feels that Dev is responsible for the murder of his wife. Rishi Kapoor’s character is hell-bent on proving Dev that he is the reason for his wife’s death and he also seeks to know the intention behind the murder.
Given that the film had great potential to become a hit in terms of box-office collection, Tamilrockers has leaked the film on the same day of its release.
Will the film become a box-office success?
It is hard to say whether the film is successful in terms of box-office collection as the film has got negative reviews from the top-most critics in the country. However, the fan base of Emraan Hashmi might be able to help the help from becoming a complete flop as the film fraternity experts are predicting after the film was released.