Loot (लूट) is a 2012 Nepali crime action film written and directed by Nischal Basnet. Movie Loot features mostly emerging actors from Nepal’s film industry: Saugat Malla, Karma Shakya, Dayahang Rai, Prateek Raj Neupane, Sushil Raj Pandey, Reecha Sharma, Srijana Subba, Pravin Khatiwada and Sushma Karki. The film revolves around contemporary Kathmandu, Nepal where five ordinary guys try to find quick ways to get rich. The movie is about a character named Haku Kale (Saugat Malla) who, along with four others, plots to rob a bank in Kathmandu.
The song features the popular item song “Udhreko Choli”, song by Nischal Basnet and Indira Joshi.
It is considered as a cult Nepali film that could relate to the mainstream urban youth.
Directed by: Nischal Basnet
Produced by: Madhav Wagle Narendra Maharjan
Screenplay by: Nischal Basnet
Starring: Saugat Malla, Dayahang Rai, Karma, Richa Sharma, Prateek Raj Neupane, Sushma Karki, Sushil Raj Pandey, Srijana Subba
Music by: Roshan Thapa and Kiran Tuladhar
Cinematography: Purushottam Pradhan
Edited by: Surendra Poudel
Production company: Princess Movies and Black Horse Pictures Pvt Ltd
Release dates: 13 January 2012 (Nepal)
Budget NRs. 40lakhs ($45,569)
Box office: NRs. Apprx. 50 Crores