In an 18th century setting, a Naga sadhu in India sets out on a journey across Bundelkhand to seek revenge for an injustice committed in the past.
The film will feature Saif in the role of a “naga sadhu” out on a journey ridden with drama, revenge and deceit. “Saif is a gifted actor and this script allows him to showcase his talent like never before. Laal Kaptaan boasts of a larger-than-life landscape, dramatic characters and a gripping story that makes it a first of its kind. NH 10 Director Navdeep Singh has directed the movie.
Set in the late 18th century, Laal Kaptaan follows Gossain, a bounty hunter and a Naga Sadhu who wants revenge. His target is a Subedar named Rahmat Khan, who is on the run after looting gold coins from the Maratha treasury. After being injured in a sword fight, Gossain drags himself to Rahmat Khan’s palace where he is revived and joined by a widow. Together they set out to find Rahmat Khan, while the Maratha Army chasing Khan is helped by a nameless human tracker. Violence and betrayal ensue as the chase unfolds.