Ghazi blasts a merchant ship to divert attention of the Indian Navy, that has been sent to sink the sole Indian air-craft carrier, INS Vikrant. [3][4][5] The film, based on the mysterious sinking of PNS Ghazi during Indo-Pakistani War of 1971,[6] stars Rana Daggubati, Taapsee Pannu, Kay Kay Menon and Atul Kulkarni. Murari and Hari Hara take this chance to launch a coup using the secret passageway. Rudrama accepts, however she is unaware that Murari and Hari Hara have rigged the competition so no one can win. Despite the hitches, this underwater thriller is worth a watch. [11] The film became the fifth highest opening day grossing Indian film of 2015. "[37] Shalini Langer of The Indian Express gave the film a rating of 1.5 out of 5 saying that the film "could have been an engrossing crisis-at-sea drama but the film is so busy slaying Pakistanis that it loses sight of its core strengths. Emperor Singhana of the Devagiri Empire also wishes to conquer the Kakatiyas and name his grandson and heir, Mahadeva, as king. "[38] Prasanna D Zore of Rediff said that, "The Ghazi Attack is a riveting telling of a war story" and gave the film a rating of 4 out of 5. On their wedding night, Rudrama, in order to protect her secret, tells Muktamba that she has taken a vow of celibacy until the kingdom is safe. The conversation is tapped by a spy of Murari and Hari Hara, and she tells it to the two, making the secret and the fame of the Ganapati's family in danger. Singh then orders the ship's EXO, Lt. Rudramadevi is not accepted by the people to be their queen and is hence driven out of the kingdom. [31] The worldwide collection exceeded ₹81.77 crore (US$11 million) in 17 days[32] and ₹83 crore (US$12 million) in 21 days. Years later, in a sporting event, Naga Devudu, the nephew of Murari and Hari Hara, fails to subdue a raging elephant. [36], The soundtrack album and background score were composed by Ilaiyaraaja. "Rudhramadevi release date: The historical drama to hit the screens on October 9", "Anushka to do a Tamil-Telugu period film? The audio music was planned to release separately in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states having the Chief ministers of these states as chief guests. Ghazi, produced simultaneously in Hindi as The Ghazi Attack, is a 2017 Indian Telugu-language war film written and directed by Sankalp Reddy. [46][47] Deccan Music named it as the Best Telugu Album of the month. Anushka, Nayanthara and Priyanka Chopra were considered for the title role but Anushka was signed based on her performance in Arundhati. Arjun saves a girl child and a woman (Taapsee Pannu), who are Bangladeshi refugees. Meanwhile, Arjun, who by now is in charge of the mission, regroups and work towards reviving S21. Gona Ganna Reddy, one of Rudrama's playmates in childhood and who was then thrown out of the palace and is now called a traitor, shows up in the scene to confront Rudrama. Murari and Hari Hara challenge Rudrama to defeat the elephant. During surveillance, S21 acquires a sonar signal of Ghazi. Rudrama's gender and real name are kept secret from everyone other than Ganapati, his wife and Siva Devayya; even Rudramadevi herself does not know she's a girl in her childhood. [4] Mahesh Babu and Jr. NTR were first approached for the role of Gona Ganna Reddy, but both of them rejected the offer. Anchor Pradeep Profile Biography Family Mariiage PhotosWhat is Anchor Pradeep date of birth. The songs were released simultaneously in Visakhapatnam and Warangal on 25 July 2015. [5][6] The film written and directed by Gunasekhar features Anushka Shetty in a titular role as Rudramadevi,[7] alongside an ensemble cast of Allu Arjun, Rana Daggubati, Krishnam Raju, Prakash Raj, Suman, Nithya Menen, Adithya, and Catherine Tresa. [24] The music is composed by K.[25] Visual Effects handled by Eva Motion Studios. The top command dispatches S21, a submarine, under the command of Capt. The Tamil version[10] was released by Sri Thenandal Films on 16 October. It tries to change its course but a mine explodes and damages most of the batteries, propellers and circuits and the compartment with the front torpedoes gets flooded. Razak Khan (Rahul Singh). Ganapati's baby indeed turns out to be a girl, Rudramadevi (Anushka Shetty). Ranvijay Singh (Kay Kay Menon) for surveillance. Before Murari and Hari Hara can kill Siva Devayya, he has a heart attack and dies. Razak, sensing that Ghazi could be walking into a trap, diverts the ship's path and starts attacking S21. Gunasekhar selected Ilaiyaraja to compose the music and Thotta Tharani for art direction. The Daggubati–Akkineni family is a prominent Indian family with a history in Indian cinema, mainly Telugu cinema. With very limited battery support, Arjun instigates Ghazi into attacking by transmitting his crew singing 'Saare Jahaan se Achchha' and the Indian National Anthem. Later, Allu Arjun was eventually selected to do the role. To temper Singh's belligerent tendencies, the Indian Navy Admiral assigns Lt. He manages to escape when Ganapati's army tries to arrest him. To temper Singh's belligerent tendencies, the Indian Navy Admiral assigns Lt. [22][23] Karan Johar distributed the Hindi version. 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