Nawazuddin Siddique and Vijay Verma starrer Monsoon Shootout was recently in news for its release after a wait of three years at the box office.. The film is finally getting its due release next month. The buzz was the film was meant to release alongside Tiger Zinda Hai, but now owing to the recent upheaval around the release of Padmavati, the makers have now decided to prepone the release of the film. The film which was meant to release on 15th December, now as per sources will release on 8th December as per the latest reports. A source adds, “The films content is strong and the makers are certain if they get a longer period at the box office, it will help them benefit from it before another major release comes by”.
The film directed by Amit Kumar is a thriller which shows the story of a rookie cop and his struggle to make a choice to convict a suspect. The film premiered in 2013 at Cannes and was nominated for the Golden Camera Award. The film also stars Tanishtha Chatterjee and Neeraj Kabi in pivotal roles. The film has been produced by Guneet Monga and Anurag Kashyap and has Asif Kapadia as the executive producer.