Radio Azad proudly presents the film screening of "Maalik". Maalik is written and directed by by Ashir Azeem and is spread over a quarter of a century across two countries. Maalik is about ownership. Maalik invites the viewer to take responsibility for their own life and the lives of their loved ones.
Maalik is a story of love, loyalty, honor, family value, idealism, courage and dignity against all odds, and across all sections of society from the poor and the struggling to the highest levels of wealth and power. Maalik will make you laugh and cry, angry and sensitive, but above all it is the story of every Pakistani that would not be forgotten.
The film is in Urdu with English Subtitles and is not suitable for children under 15.
Farhan Ally Agha
Adnan Shah Tipu
Bushra Ashir Azeem
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The IMDB rating is 9.4. Highest for a Pakistani Movie ever.
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Wikipedia - Film background
Maalik (Urdu مالک) is a 2016 Pakistani Political, thriller film made by Ashir Azeem. The film was approved by all three Censor Boards of the country with Universal rating and was released on 8 April 2016 in cinemas across Pakistan. میں پاکستان کا شہری پاکستان کا مالک ھوں the film extols the principle of Government of the people, for the people and by the people. Maalik is the cry of a common Pakistani for freedom, democracy and justice in a country that has been hijacked by the feudal elites after the departure of the British from the subcontinent and who continues to rule and mismanage an impoverished nation, while amassing huge personal fortunes for themselves. The film was banned in Pakistan by the Federal Government on April 27, 2016 for endangering democracy. Maalik is the only Pakistani film to be banned by the Federal Govt after being cleared by all Censor Boards.
The film has multiple tracks and depicts the stories of a Pashtun family that escapes from the ravages of the Soviet war in Afghanistan and settles in Karachi. A Special Forces (SSG) officer, who undergoes a personal tragedy and starts a private security company (Black Ops Pvt. Ltd) in Karachi. His SSG colleagues keep joining the company on their retirements, creating a fraternity of highly trained Special Forces operatives in the Civil Setup. An idealist school master who suffers greatly under a cruel Feudal lord and settles in Karachi and finally the Feudal Lord who becomes the Chief Minister of Sindh and unleashes a reign of terror on all that cross his path.