Omerta Film Review ZEE5 :
Omerta is the most awaited movie based on real-life incidents that took place in the 90s and around. The film Omerta is streaming on ZEE5 now.
The movie revolves around the central character called Omer alias Ahmad Omar Saeed Sheikh, the infamous Pakistani British terrorist. Who first was accused of 1994 kidnappings of Western tourists in India. And prominently known for the Indian Airlines Flight 814 and the militants exchanged in return of Indian hostages.
Ahmad Omar Saeed Sheikh became the most infamous name after killing and kidnapping and murdering Daniel Pearl, a journalist of the Wall Street Journal.
Renowned actor Rajkumar Rao plays the role of the cold-blooded murderer Omar. Director Hansal Mehta had made the movie Shahid with Rajkumar Rao, and he found him the perfect match for Omerta too. The duo created another masterpiece that keeps us gripped by a solid plot, and remarkable performances of all the characters.
Timothy Ryan Hickernell plays the role of the reporter of Wall Street Journal, Daniel Pearl.
The title Omerta is derived from the Italian term omertà that literally means a code of silence about criminal activity and a refusal to give evidence to the police. The movie shows how the antagonist Omar lived to this term and did not cooperate with the authorities or Police.
The film shows Omar’s involvement in three prominent terror activities. The movie also shows us some glimpses of young Omar and his youth days and the path he carved to terrorism. He was also suspected of his involvement in the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center of the United States.
The film also throws light on Pakistan’s involvement in several terror attacks including the Mumbai terror attack, It is said that Omar was monitoring the Mumbai terror attacks (26/11) from behind the bars of Pakistani jail.
Actor Mukul Dev who turned writer with this movie has kept us engaged through the film with his incessant storyline. Mukul’s story adds up the charm to the reel life drama of a real-life terrorist.
The central character Omar, played by Rao does not lose its charm and charisma even for a minute. Rajkumar Rao has given his excellence in this film and has added life to each frame shot on him. He flawlessly portrays the role of a real-life terrorist Omar Saeed Sheikh who was responsible for several terror attacks worldwide.
The film also includes the real-life footages and the media bites of all these terror attacks that make the movie more realistic to watch and feel the terror.
Get to know more about one of the most wanted terrorists responsible for various terrorist activities around the globe playing a part in 9/11 to being involved in 26/11 Mumbai terror attack