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‘If there’s one successful sci-fi movie, there will be 20 more’: ‘House Arrest’ director Samit Basu


In the Netflix film House Arrest, directed by Shashanka Ghosh and Samit Basu, Ali Fazal plays a man named Karan who hasn’t stepped out of his house for six months and does not wish to. Karan’s peace is disturbed by the journalist Saira (Shriya Pilgaonkar) as well as a suspicious package that is dropped at his home by his neighbour. Jim Sarbh is also in the cast.

“The idea was to follow a shut-in at his home and then his life is constantly intruded upon by outsiders,” Basu told Scroll.in. “Slowly, we explain why he is under ...


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