Srijit Mukherji’s highly-anticipated cop creation thriller, “Dawshom Awbotar,” has dropped its trailer today, hopeful of delivering an enthralling and mysterious cinematic involvement to the audience.
Set contrary to the backdrop of vibrant and enigmatic Kolkata, and the trailer unbolts with a chilling scene that sets the tone for the much-anticipated film. The viewer is transported to a faintly lit staircase. A solitary figure slowly climbs the stairs, each step echoing ominously in the silence. The camera captures the suspense of the moment of edifice tension as we follow the ascent.
As the trailer unfolds, it transitions to a wrongdoing scene, where the camera pans over a lifeless body draped in a pond of blood, creating a stark contrast against the otherwise down-to-earth tones of Kolkata.
Dawshom Awbotar trailer announces Prabir Das, portrayed by veteran actor Prosenjit Chatterjee. Das is once again on a relentless pursuit to solve a perplexing murder mystery, where a serial murderer is leaving behind metaphorical clues that challenge both his brain and resolve. Adding another layer of intrigue, Bijoy Poddar, portrayed by Anirban Bhattacharya, seams Prabir in the investigation.
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A surprise part in the trailer is Jisshu Sengupta, whose character is shrouded in mystery and presented by Jaya Ahsan. He is seen in a dimly lit room, referencing God and religious anecdotes. This unknowable portrayal raises questions about his role in the unfolding drama and adds an intriguing layer to the narrative.
“Dawshom Awbotaar” is a prologue to two of Srijit’s previous hits, “Baishe Srabon” and “Vinci Da,” and carries together the two main characters, both cops, from the two films — Prabir Roy Chowdhury, played by Prosenjit Chatterjee in “Baishe Srabon”; and Bijoy Poddar, played by Anirban Bhattacharya, in “Vinci Da”. This unexpected alliance between the two typescripts hints at the case’s complexity and promises dynamic on-screen chemistry between the actors.
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Jisshu Sengupta, besides Jaya Ahsan, are new faces in this cop universe, playing leads along with Prosenjit and Anirban.
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The trailer showcases a spellbinding narrative, arresting visuals, and Srijit Mukherji’s signature administrative style. The film will likely keep its viewers on the edge of their seats.
Moreover, in the trailer, while Prosenjit athletic the iconic French-cut beard of Prabir Roy Chowdhury, Anirban’s look resembles his character Khoka in “Dwitiyo Purush.” His character Bijoy guidelines ‘chicken chowmein and chilli fish’ for lunch, fuelling speculation if “Dawshom Awbotaar” will have any bearing on the events of the 2020 thriller “Dwitiyo Purush,” focused by Srijit.
The trailer has flashed a frenzy on social media, with fans and film enthusiasts dissecting each frame and clue, eager to piece together the puzzle that the spy thriller presents.
“Dawshom Awbotar” is planned for release on October 19 in cinemas.