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2003's Indian crime drama film directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. Loosely based on William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Didn't done good on box office but did got critical acclaimed and followed by two more adaptation of William Shakespeare's Othello and Hamlet into Omkara and Haider, collectively called as Bhardwaj's Shakespearean trilogy.

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Why did Vishal Bhardwaj avoid supernatural themes in Haider and Maqbool?

In Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptations of Hamlet and Macbeth into Haider and Maqbool, why did he completely avoid all the supernatural elements like witches, ghosts, etc? Did he ever explained his choice of ...
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Did Vishal Bhardwaj want to make Shakespearean trilogy from the start?

Vishal Bhardwaj made three films based on Shakespeare, Maqbool (2003) based on Macbeth, Omkara (2006) based on Othello and Haider (2014) based on Hamlet; collectively know as Bhardwaj's ...