MANTO, the Film for all the Literature lovers…!!!

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MANTO, the Film for all the Literature lovers…!!!

What our elders miss today the most, is the true old pure quintessence of plain movies with some eccentric stories from the past. Well it’s time to say brace yourself to all the Oldie Goldie movie lovers because Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, son of Sultan Khoosat is coming up with something that will resuscitate the journey of the Famous Poet Majeed Ahmad. Yes..!! Sarmad Sultan after honing his direction skills is presenting to you the movie ‘’MANTO”. We have always heard the name of dramas allied to Sadat Hassan but this is the first time that the audience will come to explore the truth about Manto through a film.

The Film story written by Sahid Nadeem and directed by Sarmad sultan will unleash the writer’s journey through thick and thin and his endeavor to eradicate the all the fallacies that society holds about Manto. Manto has been Urdu’s Literature great contemporary poet whose contentious writings have sometimes lit the fire in some people’s heart while acted as a unique piece for some.


The star cast of the movie includes brilliant actor Sarmad Khoosat himself playing the role of Manto, along with the crème of our industry Sania Saeed as Manto’s wife, Saba Qamar as Noor Jehan, Hina Bayat, Nimra Bucha, Humayon Saeed, Faisal Quereshi, Sawera Nadim, Nadia Afghan, Azfar Rehman and Mahira Khan.


You will go through the 20th century events before and after the Independence of Pakistan with the vibrant, classy and clammy touch. The best part about this movie is its striking music that will keep on knocking your mind after you will listen to it. Songs Like ‘Kya hoga’ , “Mehram Dilaan De Mahi” , “Kaun Hai Yeh Gustaakh” sung by Javed Bashi and “Kaun Hai “Aah ko Chahiye” sung by talented voices Misha Shafi, Ali Sethi, JAwad Bashir and Zeb Bangesh are lined for you people.

You can watch the HD trailer here:

The film will be released on 11th September by the Geo Films along with the Drama “Mai Manto”. So people get ready to see the perks of being a Pakistani. You can like Manto the film official Facebook page here.

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