Emraan Hashmi, Jacqueline Fernandez, Sudhanshu Pandey, Prashant Narayanan
|Murder 2 is a 2011 Bollywood thriller film and the sequel to the 2004 hit film, Murder. The film stars Emraan Hashmi and Jacqueline Fernandez in the lead. Directed by Mohit Suri and produced by Mukesh Bhatt, the film released on July 8, 2011. The theatrical trailer of the film was revealed on June 1, 2011 and also in cinemas with the film, Ready. The film has been given an 'A' certificate from the Indian Censor Board. The film is lifted from a South Korean film, The Chaser.|
Arjun Bhagwat (Emraan Hashmi), is an ex-policeman, who used to work for Goa police. He is hungry for money and earns his bread by doing all wrong and good things and being an Atheist he doesn't believe in God but regularly visits church to donate fat bundles of money to orphans. In this process to earn more money, he meets a Goan gangster Sameer, who has been going through the bad phase of his business due to disappearance of his hookers. Sameer knows the investigative mind of Arjun and offers him huge amount to locate the missing girls.
On the other hand, Priya (Jacqueline Fernandez) is a model, who is in a confused relationship with Arjun.
During his investigation, Arjun finds a cell number which linked to missing girls. He then decides to send a dummy candidate to catch the culprit.
Reshma (Sulagna Panigrahi), who is a college girl however due to some circumstances she gets involved in prostitution to feed her family. Sameer sends Reshma to a house after calling on that number. It is the house of Dheeraj Pandey (Prashant Narayanan). Dheeraj is a psychopath killer. He is the person who killed the missing hookers, he decides to do the same with Reshma however just to torture her he throws her into the bottom of a dark well were he has disposed the body of all the other hookers he has killed. Reshma soon manages to escape from Pandey's house as Pandey is called in for police questioning for the missing hookers.
In between the investigation Arjun and Dheeraj lock horns and land in police station. Dheeraj is investigated, trying to confuse the cops, finally accepts his crime to a police officer (Sudhanshu Pandey). However, Arjun has just one night to prove Dheeraj being a serial killer.
Arjun fails to do so and Dheeraj comes out of police station as a free bird with the help of one of his friends. They both go to the temple which Reshma went to where Pandey kills his friend, the pandit and also finally, Reshma.
Pandey targets Priya next and waits in his home, but Arjun reaches there followed by Priya for a photo-shoot unknowingly to kill her. Arjun and Pandey indulge in a fight while police officers reach Pandey's house. Police request Arjun not to kill Pandey, however Arjun still feels guilty as he blames himself for Reshma's death. Thinking about her, Arjun kills him, followed by few bullets by a police officer. The movie ends with Arjun at the Church, accompanied by Priya.