Samantha Ruth Prabhu is again on the massive display screen together with her most-awaited film, Shaakuntalam. The movie, which is predicated on the poem Abhijnana Shakuntalam by Kalidasa, additionally stars Dev Mohan, who performs King Dushyant.
The pan-Indian mythological romantic drama is directed by acclaimed director Gunasekhar. Primarily based on the well-known Indian play Shakuntala by Kalidasa, Samantha is taking part in the function of Shaakuntala, the spouse of King Dushyant and the mom of Emperor Bharata, after whom India is known as.
The movie has been written and directed by Gunasekhar, and it additionally stars Mohan Babu, Sachin Khedekar, Gautami, Aditi Balan, and Ananya Nagalla in pivotal roles. The film additionally marks the movie debut of Allu Arjun’s daughter, Allu Arha. She’s going to play the function of Prince Bharata.
After the movie was launched, opinions began pouring in as keen cine-goers watched “First Day, First Present.” To date, the movie has raked in blended opinions from the viewers and critics alike. Many have praised the mesmerising great thing about Samantha and her appearing as nicely, whereas others slammed the VFX and plot of the movie.
Commerce analyst and movie critic Ramesh Bala praised the movie, hailing Samantha’s efficiency. “The whole forged of #Shaakuntalam actually brings to life the world of the mythological story and particularly the lead, #SamanthaRuthPrabhu- what efficiency! She has additionally dubbed in Hindi herself for the primary time with this one, and it’s positive to strengthen her join and maintain within the Hindi markets as nicely! Properly executed.”
One other Twitter consumer wrote: A bigger-than-life expertise of a grand epic story.”
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