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Crescendo Music and Films join hands with KSM Film Productions for India’s first teen thriller 1978

After a spate of successful horror films like Stree, Pari and content like Ghoul being lapped up by the audience, Crescendo Music and Films have joined hands with KSM Film Productions to produce India’s first teen thriller titled ‘1978’ directed by Aziz Zee.

The film, comprising of an all new ensemble cast, promises to be a fast pace and racy affair with music being one of the highlights. A source close to the film adds that most actors have sung their own song, “While scouting for actors, Suresh Thomas of Crescendo music discovered that most of the actors were good singers as well and it was decided that they’d all sing their own lines in the film. This is probably the first time that all actors have given playback for themselves in a feature film.”

Talking about 1978, Kunal Malla of KSM Films says, “The film is looking good, it’s got all elements of a good horror flick and we are confident of the content. All the new comers have done an excellent job and have gone beyond our expectations in terms of performances which has contributed immensely in making the film entertaining and an edge of the seat affair” he smiles.

1978 is co-produced by Manesha Chatarji and will be release worldwide by Theatre King on 3rd May.

1978 – A Teen Night Out trailer launched

Crescendo Music & Films has joined hands with KSM Film Productions to produce India’s first Teen Thriller 1978 A Teen Night Out. The film has been co-produced by Spotlights Creation and is being distributed by Utopia Studios, worldwide.

The event saw the presence of Vinash Tiwari & Tripti Dimri (Laila Majnu Lead Cast), Meet Bros, Flora Saini Of (Stree Fame), Sonyaa Pink Of (Nazar Fame), DJ Shiezwood, Prashant Virender Sharma, Shradha Arya, Mukul Dev, Krishna Abhishek, Shawar Ali, Ashmith Kunder, Ejaz Khan, Madhuri Pandey, Asif Merchant, Asif Shaikh, Mukesh Rishi, Shibani Kasyap, Siddharth Kasyap, Bidita Baig, Vikas Verma and many more.

“1978” is a racy, supernatural, terrifying, suspense story that promises keep the hearts of its viewers thumping, right from the beginning till the last scene.

1978 has been directed by Aziz Zee and it features a bunch of young teenage actors who have performed amazingly well. Yash Rajpara, Apurva  Godbole, Gaurav Sharma, Vaishnavi  Kadam,  Rishabh Raj, Muskaan Tomar, Sunny Yadav,  Rohit Mugallu, Maliha Malla.  The film also features renowned TV actress Sonyaa and singer Abuzar Akhtar.

While the songs are completely composed with a retro feel of the 70s, the USP of the film is that all the songs are actually sung by the actors of the film. By sheer coincidence, during auditions, Suresh Thomas of Crescendo films discovered that some of the actors are brilliant singers. He then decided to create the entire music score using the voices of the actors themselves. This is possibly the first time this has ever been done in any Hindi Film.

Kunal  Shamshare  Malla states, “1978 is a brilliantly made slick horror thriller which is Hollywood films of the same genre.”

Director Aziz Zee says, “With films like Stree , Pari and Ghoul  being widely appreciated , we can be sure that “1978” is bound to draw crowds to theatres. “

Re-live 1978 with a dash of Horror!