Bhootnath Returnsis a Bollywood Poltical Comedy film directed by Nitesh Tiwari starring Amitabh Bhachchan, ParthBhalerao, BomanIrani in lead. The film is a sequel to 2008 comedy Bhoothnath. Amitabh Bachchan reprises his role from the prequel with an additional cast to the film. Shahrukh Khan plays a special appearance as his character from the prequel. Ranbir Kapoor and Anurag Kashyap also plays a special appearances as themselves.
This sequel is about Kailash Nath A.K.ABhootnath(played by Amitabh Bachchan) sent back on Earth to redeem himself as he is mocked by other ghosts for not being able scare children.Back on Earth Bhootnathbefriends a young boy named Akhrot(played by ParthBhalerao) living with his mother in the slums of Mumbai. Together the duo scare the children around the slum. Trouble comes when Bhoothnath realize the state of the corruption in India and decides to take a part in the local elections against an ex-criminal turned politician Bhau (played by BomanIrani). How Bhootnathtakes part in the elections and wins the heart of the people forms the rest of story. The film also gives an important message of the right to vote.