The Burning Train is one of the super successful projects during the 80s. The film released in 1980 and it is one of the biggest multitaskers then. Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Vinod Khanna, Praveen Babi, Kateendra, Neetu Singh, Vinod Mehra and Danny played the lead roles. Ravi Chopra is the director of the movie. Now, the film gets remade in Hindi again.
Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter profile to announce the same. In a series of tweets, he gave a brief about the film that hits the floors now.
"BIGGG NEWS. #JackkyBhagnani and #JunoChopra join hands to remake Ravi Chopra's 1980 multi-starrer #TheBurningTrain. The director, as well as the lead cast, will be announced shortly. Will go on floors later this year. #TheBurningTrain starred the biggest names then: #Dharmendra, #HemaMalini, #VinodKhanna, #ParveenBabi, #Jeetendra, #NeetuSingh, #VinodMehra and #Danny. The 70mm prints were made in #LosAngeles [#USA], while the soundtrack [#RDBurman] has tremendous recall value. After #Ittefaq and #PatiPatniAurWoh, #TheBurningTrain will be the third remake by the #Chopras. The #Bhagnanis have just released #JawaaniJaaneman, while #CoolieNo1 [#Varun Dhawan, #Sara Ali Khan] and #BellBottom [#Akshay Kumar] are in the pipeline." he posted on the Twitter profile.
According to the film's story, Vinod is a railway engineer whose dream project is to launch the Super Express. One day, he successfully launches it. This super express turns out to be India's fastest passenger train. On the day of the journey, unexpectedly, the train loses control as a bomb gets planted by a rival. How did Vinod take over the control and save a lot of lives forms the story of the movie?