Raaz Reboot is a 2016 Indian film written and directed by Vikram Bhatt. It features Emraan Hashmi and Kriti Kharbanda in the lead roles. The film is the fourth instalment in the horror film series, Raaz.
Raaz: Reboot was released worldwide on 16 September 2016. Principal photography commenced in January 2016 in Romania.
The film starts with a group of college students enjoying a picnic in a beautiful forest in Ooty. One of the girls, Nisha (Mink Brar) in that group, dies after being attacked under mysterious circumstances outside a bungalow in front of the forest. She had attacked her boyfriend too, who, though injured, managed to live on. She was rushed to the hospital, where just before dying, her facial look and voice changed completely for a short while, thus confusing all the attending doctors.
Professor Agni Swaroop (Ashutosh Rana), who is supposedly an expert in phenomena involving the unexplained and the supernatural is called by the police to look into the matter. Prof. Swaroop and the police visit the forest at the same place where Nisha was attacked and after investigating from Nisha’s boyfriend, Prof. Swaroop declares that she was attacked by a spirit. He further reveals that this spirit has waked for some purpose and it will not stop until that purpose is fulfilled.
The film’s music is composed by Jeet Gannguli along with the duo Sangeet Siddharth. The first single from the film, “Sound Of Raaz” was released on 5 July 2016 by T-Series on Youtube. The song, sung by Jubin Nautiyal is a tribute to the tradition of haunting melodies in old horror films.The whole album was released on August 19, 2016.
Emraan Hashmi as Aditya
Kriti Kharbanda as Shaina
Gaurav Arora as Rehaan