Hindi blockbusters at Astro channel Tara HD for New Year

| Malaysia | 31 Dec 2016 Asia Samachar |


Malaysia’s pay-television Astro has  lined up a string of Hindi movies, including some blockbusters, for fans to user in the new year tonight.

The movies will run at its Hindi entertainment channel, Tara HD (Channel 108), which was launched in October 2016 to replace Zee Variasi.

The channel is available in Astro Family HD pack on Astro TV and Astro on the Go (AOTG), as well as on a prepaid basis on NJOI.


Dilwale; Romantic action comedy-drama

Dilwale (31/12/16, Saturday 9 pm)

Synopsis – The story is about a couple and their relationship that travles through they years of hatred for each other. Raj and Meera have to deal with the conflict between their respective families as well as the consequences of merciless violence between them. Together, the two of them prove that love is stronger than anything that they have been through.

Veerapan; based on the real-life Indian bandit

Veerapan (01/01/2017, Sunday 1pm)

Synopsis – Verapan is a 2016 Hindi-language biographical action film written and directed by Ram Gopal Varma. The fillm is based on the real-life Indian bandit Veerapan and the events leading to Operation Cocoon, a mission to capture and kill him. The film stars Sandeep Bharadwaj, Sachin J Joshi, Usha Jadhav and Lisa Ray.

Ghayal, Once Again; Action & Adventure, Drama

Ghayal, Once Again (01/01/2017, Sunday 9pm)

Synopsis – The story, reportedly based on true events, continues from the first movie. Ajay has now become an investigative journalist, starting a newspaper called Satyakam after finishing off his life sentence. This leads to him helping four friends who, while out on a photography expedition, accidentally record a murder on camera. The footage turns out to be explosive as it shows two of the city`s most powerful people involved in the murder.


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