Karachi: Pakistani cinema industry is inclined towards light-hearted movies this year after Bin Roye and Wrong Number. It is Karachi sey Lahore’s turn!
It will be a second movie to be released worldwide simultaneously to local cinema release after Bin Roye. It is a comedy-drama movie starring Ayesha Omer, Javed Sheikh, Shehzad Sheikh, Rashid Naaz, Yasir Hussain, Eshita Sayed, Ahmed Ali, Asher Wakahat and Mantahaa Tareen.
Initially, Wrong Number performed better at the box office on the day of its release. But, Bin Roye simultaneously opened in the UAE, UK, US and Canada and till Monday, has grossed $138586 in US/Canada and £165800 in the UK.
B4U have released Bin Roye in international markets excluding Pakistan and the Middle-East, whereas Wrong Number released locally. the movie also picturizes Ayesha Omer in an Item song which is turning in to a trend after ‘Main Hoon Shahid Afridi’ and ‘Na Maloom Afrad’s’ public response to item numbers.
Na maloom Afrad’s item song ‘Billi’ manages to apprehended 21, 020 views on Dailymotion whereas Main Hoon Shahid Afridi item song took 47, 143 views on the same site.
Karachi sey Lahore revolves across the trip of five close friends, set on a road-trip from Karachi to Lahore. The director, Wajahat Rauf, of the movie told the local media that it is all about friendship. The movie is set to release on 31 July, 2015.