Ittefaq ( Coincidence) is a 2017 Indian Hindi-language mystery-thriller film, directed by Abhay Chopra and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment in association with BR Studios and Dharma Productions. The film is inspired by the eponymous 1969 film, which was directed by Yash Chopra. It stars Sidharth Malhotra, Akshaye Khanna and Sonakshi Sinha. The film has a Rashomon effect storytelling. The film was released on 3 November 2017.
Vikram Sethi (Sidharth Malhotra) is an acclaimed British writer of Indian descent. On the launch of his third book in Mumbai, he finds his publisher wife Katherine dead in their hotel room. The police suspect him so he flees by car. As the cops give chase, his car overturns and he escapes with injuries, taking shelter in a nearby apartment. Maya (Sonakshi Sinha), a young housewife who lives there, spots a police car outside and rushes there for help.
|author||Abhay Chopra Nikhil Mehrotra Shreyas Jain|
|genre||crime drama mystery thriller|
|keywords||arrest attack bank british british people create double murder drug overdose extramarital affair frame frameup heart attack hotel room india injured kill london murder rape victim read search spoil spoiler wake|
|producer||Gauri Khan Karan Johar|
|productionCompany||Baldev Raj Chopra Dharma Productions Red Chillies Entertainment|