Movie : Samrat Prithviraj
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar, Sonu Sood, Sanjay Dutt and Manav Vij
Director : Chandraprakash Dwivedi
Where to watch: In cinemas
Rating : 3/5
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar’s most awaited film ‘Samrat Prithviraj’ has been released in theaters today. Made under the banner of Yash Raj Films, this film is based on Prithviraj Raso. Apart from Hindi, the film has also been released in Tamil and Telugu languages. On the one hand, in the film Emperor Prithviraj, where the love story of Sanyogita is shown, on the other hand, the battle of Tarain between Prithviraj Chauhan and Mohammad Ghori in 1191 and 1192 is also shown. The special thing is that Manushi Chhillar has made her debut in acting and Bollywood with Samrat Prithviraj. Manushi Chhillar won the Miss World crown in the year 2017.
On the other hand, if we talk about Chandraprakash Dwivedi, he has written and directed this film. This film has been a dream project, not only because of the headlines, but after the arrival of the trailer of Emperor Prithviraj, it also faced a lot of controversy and this dispute reached the court. For the time being, keeping all these things in side, we know whether the film Emperor Prithviraj is worth watching or not.
What is the story of the film?
The film Samrat Prithviraj is a film made on the historical background. The film has been presented with great enthusiasm, in which the details of the entire life of Prithviraj Chauhan, the great emperor of history, are found. The story of the film starts from the Ghazni kingdom of Mohammad Ghori. Where Prithviraj is coming out of his captivity. The story of the film depicts the events that happened in the life of Prithviraj Chauhan. Prithviraj’s valor, struggle and his marriage with Sanyogita have been beautifully shot. In the film, you have also been shown how Mohammed Ghori was defeated by Emperor Prithviraj in the war and who along with him became a part of this war.
Along with the Shaurya saga, director Chandraprakash Dwivedi has kept both romance and emotions together. Although Sanjay Dutt is seen blindfolded in the film, he does so at the behest of Prithviraj. The film made in the budget of 300 crores and its set will take you back to Prithviraj era. In the film, Akshay Kumar is seen fighting with lions. These are not made from Lion VFX. These are real lions. The crew members went to Africa for this scene and the scenes were shot there with trained lions. The background score of the film is also going to give goosebumps.
Talking about acting, from Akshay Kumar to Chand Bardai (Sonu Sood), Mohammad Gauri (Manav Vij), Sanjay Dutt, Ashutosh Rana, Sakshi Tanwar and Manoj Joshi were seen doing justice to their characters. The supporting cast of the film is excellent. Talking about the debut actress, Manushi Chillar has sprinkled her life in the role of Sanyogita. Although her scenes are less in the first half, but in the second half, Manushi tries to win everyone’s heart.
Why watch this movie?
The film Samrat Prithviraj is not only a heroic saga of a king, but also a history. The events in the history are shown in the film. This film is also a source of information for those who love history. If you want to see this film adorned with star cast like Akshay Kumar and Manushi Chillar, then you must definitely go to the theatre.