5 Reasons To Dive Into The World Of Alia Bhatt & Ranbir Kapoor Starrer Brahmastra
Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra is one of the much anticipated films of the year and is set to release in the next 2 days. A concept that was created 10 years ago on the sets of “Yeh Jawani Hai Diwani” will hit the theaters on 9th of September. While this is Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s first film together, it is said to examine holy weaponry in Indian mythology.
India’s Very Own ‘Marvel’
In a recent interview, Ranbir Kapoor said that Brahmastra is India’s very own Marvel. While the film has a very strong Indian cultural foundation, according to its creators, Astraverse is a cinematic world that is based on Indian mythology.
As far as VFX is concerned, Brahmastra is said to be a clutter breaking project as its trailer and teaser promises some never-seen-before shots. The film rides on 3000 VFX shots to cater the audience that has been exposed to Hollywood based content. The film that was converted into 3D after being shot, Brahmastra is going to be a visual treat for its audience.
Stellar Star Cast
Apart from Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, the film also features Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna Akkineni, Mouni Roy and wrestler Saurav Gurjar. If the aforementioned reasons are not enough to convince you to dive into the Astraverse then we are going to use our very own Brahmastra. While there is no end to the surprises that this film is springing on us, there can’t be anything better than Shah Rukh Khan’s cameo in the film who plays Vānarāstra.
The Fantasy Plot
A film that is all about the lord of Astras- Brahmastra, the first part of this trilogy marks the beginning of a cinematic universe. Inspired by the concept of Indian mythology and history, Astraverse is a modern world story with the concepts of fantasy, drama and adventure.
The story revolves around Ranbir Kapoor’s character ‘Shiva’ who is blessed with the power of fire. In order to fight the evil forces led by Mouni Roy’s character ‘Junoon’. Shiva takes help from ‘Guru’ played by Amitabh Bachchan and ‘Anish’ portrayed by Nagarjuna Akkineni.
The first part of the Brahmastra trilogy titled Brahmastra: Part One -Shiva, produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions and Fox Star Studios, this film is said to be one of the most expensive films made by Bollywood with a reported budget of a whooping 300 crores.