The teaser of Sanjay Gupta’s Mumbai Saga is out and it sets the tone for this period crime thriller. The teaser opens with the text ‘When Bombay was not yet Mumbai’ and ‘When violence ruled the streets’ suggesting that the film is set during the time when the underworld had a huge presence in the city.
John Abraham plays Amartya Rao who ‘rose from the streets’ and now wants to ‘rule’ the city. He is opposed by Emraan Hashmi’s cop character who rose from the ‘ghettos’ of the city. Mumbai Saga also stars Mahesh Manjrekar, Suniel Shetty, and Gulshan Grover, among others. written, produced and directed by Sanjay Gupta.