The trailer for the mystery thriller movie, Vodka Diaries, starring Kay Kay Menon and Mandhira Bedi, among others, has been released and it looks like the movie is going to be a genuine thrill ride. The movie revolves aroun ACP Dixit (Kay Kay Menon) who investigating four murders that are presumably committed by serial killer. He then receives a call, through which a women tells him, “Welcome to Vodka Diaries”. It is then revealed that his wife has gone missing, which causes him to have a little breakdown and start looking for the killer. As the trailer goes on, Dixit’s attempts and behavior spiral from rage to madenss while the beautiful imagery and the snow capped mountains of Manali are shown to the viewer. It looks very compelling and thrilling.
The movie is going to be released on January 19 2018, and has surely made generated interest from a lot of people. It also seems that the movie is going to have a lot of twists and reveals, as Dixit meets a girl, finds out that a corpse of a victim has vanished and tries to locate who is calling him on the phone.
It is directed by Kushal Srivastava and is written by Vaibhav Bajpai. There aren’t thriller or mystery movies that are made in India, so it is refreshing to see a story with very strong Nordic mystery undertone and a great, underrated actor like Kay Kay Menon at the helm of a promising cast. On the social media, the trailer has caused quite a stir, and people have praised for its unique setting and the story, calling it fantastic and beautiful to look at. Only time will tell whether the film is successful in resolving the interesting mystery, but for now, the trailer is enough for people to see it in theaters.