Mumbai Saga Movie Review & Where Can You Watch It Online

Mumbai Saga, a movie that marks the comeback of Sanjay Gupta as a director, is amongst the movies released this year that people are excited about. The movie is based on real-life events and stars John Abraham as a lead role who seems to have done justice to the role he played.


If you are amongst those people who fancy watching movies based on mafia gangs, drugs, and a plot that’s inspired by real events, Mumbai Saga should be one of your top preferences. And if you already haven’t watched Mumbai Saga, in this article, we’ll be sharing a detailed movie review, a few insights on the cast and where people can stream Mumbai Saga online.

Mumbai Saga Detailed Movie Review

The story of Mumbai Saga revolves around Amartya Rao (John Abraham), having a typical life with his youthful sibling Arjun and having a love interest with his first love, Seema (Kajal Aggarwal). Amartya likes to avoid the crimes of the city, however at some point, when the nearby hooligans of Gaitonde (Amol Gupte) assault his sibling, he goes on a rampage and kills every one of them. He is then arrested and sent to prison, where he is again assaulted by Gaitonde's men, but he once again defeats them.

A lawmaker (Mahesh Manjrekar) discharges Amartya and takes him under his order, and from here, starts Amartya's ascent. After a few events, Amartya progresses to become the greater criminal in Mumbai after defeating Gaitonde and his men. He also weds Seema after this incident.

After 12 years, Amartya ends up severely killing a renowned industrialist Samir Soni who’s played by Sunil Khaitan. Because of this, Samir’s wife places a compensation of 10 crores on Amartya. Vijay Savarkar, a straightforward cop enacted by Emraan Hashmi takes up the work and decides to stop Amartya's empire. Will he prevail in his main goal? Watch the film to discover.

Mumbai Saga by Sanjay Gupta is packed with action, powerful dialogues, and stylish sequences. John Abraham has done an outstanding lead role as a criminal followed by Emraan Hashmi who completely did justice to his role. What’s the best part about the movie, Mumbai Saga? It’s realistic plot with an amazing turn of events that will keep you hooked to the screen throughout the movie.

Going to the performances, John Abraham has worked on a great deal, he is strong, resembles each inch a 'don't meddle with me' hoodlum, and the tone with which he conveys his character is fantastic. Emraan Hashmi shows up at the interval point, however captures everyone's attention in the other half. If the main half had John in the spotlight, the second half of the movie was stolen by Emraan.

The movie was rated 6/10 by IMDb ratings and received several positive reviews from the audience as well. If you are confused about whether the movie is worth watching, we recommend you watch the movie trailer. Mumbai Saga’s trailer is sufficient to make you want to watch the film.

Mumbai Saga - The Real Story Behind The Movie

As mentioned earlier, Mumbai Saga is based on true events that took place during the 1980s and 1990s in Mumbai. Let’s shed some light on Mumbai Saga's real story to give you a better understanding of the movie plot.

Amartya Rao controlled Mumbai Drive during the 1980s and 1990s. He was born in Mumbai Chawl, which is the apartment ward of the biggest metro city in the country. Amartya Rao was also connected to the Mumbai don, Chhota Rajan. While the trailer states, 'based on true events’, the entire film is based around the real-life brothers Amar and Ashwin Naik.

Where To Watch Mumbai Saga Full Movie?

Mumbai Saga, the full movie, can be streamed online on Amazon Prime without any ads. You can enjoy the movie on TV or stream it online from your smartphone from the comfort of your bed. What’s more? You can stream Mumbai Saga for an annual subscription of Rs 499 only on Amazon Prime.

Mumbai Saga Release Date On Amazon Prime

Featuring John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi as the main roles, Mumbai Saga was released in the cinema on March 19. The movie was released on Amazon Prime on April 27th, five weeks after its cinema release.

Mumbai Saga Cast

  • John Abraham as Amartya Rao.
  • Emraan Hashmi as Vijay Savarkar.
  • Kajal Aggarwal as Seema Rao.
  • Sharman Joshi as Inspector Veer Yadav.
  • Suniel Shetty as Sada Anna.
  • Rohit Roy as Baba
  • Mahesh Manjrekar as Bhau
  • Prateik Babbar as Arjun Naik
  • Gulshan Grover as Nari Khan
  • Amole Gupte as Gaitonde
  • Shaad Randhawa as Jagannath
  • Samir Soni as Sunil Khaitan
  • Ivan Rodrigues as Journalist
  • Anjana Sukhani as Sonali Khaitan
  • Tithi Raaj as Neelam
  • Vivaan Parashar as Sadashiv

Mumbai Saga unique facts

  • Sanjay Gupta's Mumbai Saga is a period Gangster flick, set during the 80s. The film shows the progress from Bombay to Mumbai.
  • Mumbai Saga is a Gulshan Kumar creation and is co-delivered by T-Series and White Feather Films creation.
  • The movie is a crime thriller that is based on true events.
  • The Shooting of the film started in August 2019 and took almost a year to complete.

Bottom Line

Mumbai Saga is a must-watch for people who love to binge-watch action movies that are based on true events and revolve around gangsters. We have discussed everything you need to know about the movie above. This includes a detailed movie review along with the real story on which the movie is based.

Besides this, we have outlined the entire movie cast and also discussed where people can enjoy the movie if they wish to stream it online. We hope you like the movie and enjoy it with your family and friends.

Updated on