Written and directed by Vivek Agnihotri, Kashmir Files is a recently released film that is getting a lot of attention. The film is based on the life of Kashmiri Pandits during the 1990 insurgency and the movie is produced by Zee Studios.
The movie stars Pallavi Joshi, Anupam Kher, Mithun Chakraborty, and Darshan Rawal in key roles.
The movie was expected to be released on 26th Jan Republic day but due to the recent increase in the spread of the virus the release date of the movie was pushed and the movie got released this month on the 11th.
The movie is based on a controversial topic but it continues to be a box office hit with the movie collection about to touch 100 crores. Creating a huge sensation amongst the nation, this film has been the current trending topic among the people.
In the entire movie, the story moves between 1989-90 and the present day.
The movie is getting all kinds of reviews and is still continues to be the talk of the town. There are a lot of people who are supporting the film while some are still in dilemma whether to support the film or not.
Already being surrounded with various controversies and giving rise to issues like – #boycottkapilsharmashow to the PIL filed by a resident of Uttar Pradesh, to another lawsuit filed by the widow of an Indian Armed Forces, this film has constantly kept the people engaged.
Amongst all the controversies and issues that were already being hyped by the people, another incident relating to the film that caught people’s eyes was the indirect dig of the Bollywood actress Swara Bhaskar who was badly trolled for the same by the audiences.
Swara Bhaskar, the actress highly popular for her controversial statements, expressed her unhappiness and anger towards the recently released film, The Kashmir Files, openly on social media.
While on the one hand, the film is gaining immense popularity, however, on the other hand, the actress, Kangana Ranaut took a dig at Bollywood stars for not praising the creators of supporting the film.
In one of the tweets, Swara Bhaskar took she made an indirect comment on the director of the film Vivek Agnihotri.
Not just the director, she also expressed her anger about the ratings of the movie and called the IMDB rating fake. She started a complete thread on this and made the Twitterati angry.
Soon after these tweets the aam Janta got angry and replied to her tweets and trolled the actress. Few of the people also suggested her to watch videos to know more about genocide.
Other users talked about her hypocrisy and shared the tweets of how successful the movie is and talked about Swar’s TV series Rashbhari which only managed to get an IMDB rating of “2.5”.
One of the users said –
The film is getting appreciation for the story based on real facts, powerful performances, and its dialogues but on the other hand, the movie is getting criticized and accused of benefiting the ruling political party as the movie got tax-free in multiple states and attempts to form anti-religion sentiment.
However, the director of the film feels the movie shows the true reality of the state-backed by facts. It spreads a message that Kashmiri pandits who left Kashmir were actually a Genocide.
Commenting upon the ratings and reviews, this is what another user said –
Suggesting the actress to at least watch the film at once, this is what a user replied to the actress –
Giving a befitting reply to the actress, this is what another Twitter user commented –