Udta Punjab(Punjab on high) is a movie starring Shahid Kapoor, Kareena kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Diljit Dosanjh and Satish Kaushik. Co written and directed by Abhishek Chaubey,produced by Shobha Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor under the banner of Balaji motion pictures. This movie is all set to release on 17 June 2016.
The film is all based on the drug abuse in the society. This movie basic agenda is to spread awareness about drugs and its problems in the society and basically youth. It is an crime thriller film. As the movie is based on drugs theme this movie had gone to many controversies. The revising commite of sensor board told the makers of the film to remove all the scenes highly related to punjab and make it to 89 cuts. But the co-producer Anurag Kashyap got support from many other members of the industry like Varun Dhawan, Karan Johar, Mahesh Batt, Ram Gopal Verma, Aammir Khan and several other members.”It is a dark day for freedom of expression and creativity in the country,” said by Mahesh Bhatt.
Finally high court of bombay gave green signal to this movie asking them to remove the scene in which Shahid Kapoor is seen urianting and was given A certificate. But sources are saying that movie may not be released in Punjab and Harayana.
As usual music director Amrit Trivedi gave wonderful music. The whole sound track consists of 7 songs.
The trailers of the movie brought a big craxe in the youth and evryone is having somewhat high expectations on the movie as Shahid Kapoor is seen as rockstar with compete different look which doesnt seen before. With the same demand Alia Bhatt and Kareena Kapoor maintained their role equivalent to male lead.