Another controversial movie for this year.
Meaning : Adipurush movie (means – The First Man ) is an upcoming Indian Hindu mythological film based on the epic Ramayana.
Filmmaker: The film is directed by Om Raut and produced by T-Series Films and Retrophiles. Shot simultaneously in Hindi and Telugu languages.
The film stars Prabhas as Raghava, Kriti Sanon as Janaki, and Saif Ali Khan as Lankesh (Ravan).
Budget : Made on a budget of ₹500 crore (US$63 million),
Facts: Adipurush is one of the most expensive Indian films ever made.
Adipurush, an adaptation of the Hindu epic Ramayana, was announced on 18 August 2020, via a promotional poster.
Prabhas portrays Lord Rama under the direction of Om Raut who earlier helmed the period action film Tanhaji (2020).
Om Raut was fascinated by the 1992 Japanese film Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama and was motivated to adapt the epic Ramayana into a film using modern technology.
Raut wrote the script amidst COVID-19 lockdown in India.
Prabhas immediately liked the project and the production company T-Series Films was on-board for the project.
Motion capture shoot for Adipurush begun on 19 January 2021.
Muhurat shot and formal launch was done on 2 February 2021 in Mumbai, India.
Principal photography of the movie began that day, as informed by the makers.
A massive fire accident took place at the filming location in Mumbai on the same day. Duplicate sets were erected same wise due to the fire breakout.
In October 2021, Saif Ali Khan and Kriti Sanon wrapped up shoot.
In November 2021, Prabhas also wrapped up shoot. On 10 November 2021, entire shooting of the film was completed.
Conclusion : The movie is in the controversy since the official trailer was launched. Many Hindu organizations are against the movie plot and how they deliver the characters