NEW YORK is a contemporary story of friendship set against the larger than life backdrop of a city often described as the centre of the world. Omar (Neil Nitin Mukesh) has gone abroad for the first time in his life and soon enough he begins to see and love America through the eyes of his American friends - Sam (John Abraham) and Maya (Katrina Kaif). It is the story of these three friends discovering a new world together. But one day the world around them changed - For most of us, larger events in the world are just headlines in the newspapers but these events can change our lives - forever. New York is one such story of 3 young friends whose beautiful lives are turned upside down by the larger event of 9/11 beyond their control. At this point enters Agent Roshan (Irrfan), an FBI undercover agent who sets the ball rolling for a series of tumultuous events that turn the lives of these friends into a dangerous and thrilling roller coaster ride. Innocence is lost forever.
Three friends ready to face the world... and then the world changed.
26 June 2009 (India)
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Opening Weekend USA: $467,694,
28 June 2009
Gross USA: $997,437
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $1,935,820
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
According to director Kabir Khan
, the film had the full support of the New York Film Commission, "as it is not an anti-something film. It is a very balanced story and not a jingoistic film." See more
The co-ordinates shown on the camera of the interrogation room are 40 45 21.79 N
73 59 14.26 E, which is in Kyrgyzstan - not in New York. New York is at 73 59 14.26 West, not East. See more
These were not my people!
Featured in Loose Canon: 9/11
Hai Junoon - Remix
Written by Sandeep Srivastava
Composed by Pritam Chakraborty
Performed by Krishnakumar Kunnath
Courtesy of Yash Raj Music See more