Published On: Wed, Oct 14th, 2015

Return of Maula Jutt


The most memorable Pakistani Punjabi movie was Maula Jutt directed by Younis Malik and produced by Sarwar Bhatti. The movie received critical and popular applause. The Pakistani action movie belonged to a genre which represents the rural culture of Punjab. The Gundasa culture was mostly criticized by privileged and erudite class. This was contemplated as against the erudition of their status.



Since a new drift has roared in Pakistani film industry. Where innovative ideas are generating, new talent is emerging and showbiz is mounting. The idea of remaking Maula Jutt is an inventive design. Yes Maula Jutt is going to amuse the audience again with its dialogues Nawa Ayan Aen Soniya and Mauly Nuu Maula Naa Marey tey Maula Nii Marda. The director of waar movie, Bilal Lashari is going to make the sequel of Maula Jutt made in 1979.  It was Pakistani Punjabi language action musical film directed by Younis Malik and produced by Sarwar Bhatti and the cast included Pakistani super hero Sultan Rahi as Maula Jutt costar with Aasia as Mukkho Jatti and Mustafa Qureshi as Noori Natt. Sultan Rahi was in the lead role as hero and Aasia was his beloved and Mustafa Qureshi was the villain. Waar movie which was able to grabbed the audience’s attention by its dialogues and actions.  This movie was highly appreciated by elite class and made on a big budget. That flick was extremely representing the Pakistani army and the actions were totally patriotic with highly serious tone and dialogues were almost delivered in English language. Now the pace taken by Bilal Lashari to compose another action movie with Gandasa touch is seemed much interesting.  He announced that he will be directing Maula Jatt and said: “This will be my take on Gundasa films which are blamed for the death of LollyWood. I think the Gandasa genre was a missed opportunity for Pakistani Cinema, and what better choice to utilize it then by paying homage to the trendy classic Maula Jatt.

Maula Jatt

Maula Jutt 2 is an upcoming Pakistani action drama film directed and written by Bilal Lashari co-produced by Faisal Rafi and Bilal Lashari under production banner of Crew Motion Pictures. The script is written by Bilal Lashari that he announced On April 4, 2014 that he had just finished the script of film. He said, Waar was appreciated for its stylistic elements, but was criticized for its script, which is why I want to spend more time on Maula Jatt’s script. It was also revealed that film will be in three languages; English, Urdu and Punjabi. The film cast was revealed one by one; Humza ali Abbasi on July 16, Adnan Jaffar was revealed on August 1 and Sanam Jung later. On February 25, 2015 Shamoon Abbasi was revealed as a cast of film. In March 2015, director announced that he is about to start the film shooting initially from Lahore. He revealed that film’s story will be all new unlike the first part but dialogues will be taken from 1979 film.

About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.

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