Zinda (Hindi: , Urdu: , English: Alive) is a 2006 Bollywood film, starring Sanjay Dutt, John Abraham, Mahesh Manjrekar, Celina Jaitley and Lara Dutta. Zinda was directed by Sanjay Gupta, who previously directed Sanjay Dutt in the 2004 movie Musafir. The film's plot, characterization, and the majority of its scenes are plagiarized from the critically acclaimed South Korean film Oldboy.
The writing credits for this movie were shared between Sanjay Gupta and Suresh Nair. The music for the movie was composed by the popular Bollywood music director duo Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani (as Vishal-Shekhar). Background music was composed by Salil Chowdhury, son of late Sri Salil Chowdhury.
The movie was released in Indian cinema theatres on January 12, 2006.
The movie is about a man, who has been imprisoned for 14 years, who has been released and has 4 days to figure out why he was imprisoned in the first place.