The film depicts the growth of the Mumbai underworld, from crime and smuggling in its early stages to its connection with international terrorism in recent times. It is believed to be based on the lives of real-life gangsters Haji Mastan and Dawood Ibrahim, portrayed by the characters Sultan and Shoaib, respectively.
Is Once Upon a Time in Mumbai is a real story?
Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai is set in the 70s, when the underworld was ruling Bombay. The film is inspired by real life people and incidents that took place in the mafia and Bollywood in Bombay, and how it was an era of smuggling+crime as well as one of spectacular movies and a booming film industry.
Is Once Upon a Time in Mumbai on Netflix?
Yes, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai is now available on Indian Netflix. It arrived for online streaming on May 17, 2019.