Rustom is an upcoming Indian crime-mystery film written by Vipul K Rawal and directed by Tinu Suresh Desai. It features Akshay Kumar and Ileana D’Cruz in the lead roles. It is based on the real life incident of Naval Officer K.M. Nanavati.
Akshay Kumar starrer Rustom is largely inspired from the famous 1959 case of KM Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra that changed the face of the Indian judicial system. The trailer of the movie, produced by Neeraj Pandey, has already created much curiosity among cinema lovers. The movie will hit theatres on August 12.