Mumbai : Film critic Anand L. Rai (Anand L. Rai) feels that only love can be the panacea for every illness. Rai’s recently released film ‘Atrangi Re’ has been mired in controversy over its portrayal of mental illness, but Rai said that in his view, the film never focused solely on mental illness. doing. The film is a romantic and musical drama. Which has been written by Himanshu Sharma, Rai’s longtime collaborator.
Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush have acted in this film. The veteran Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has a special appearance in it. The film is said to be a twisted and complicated love triangle. The film released on the streaming platform Disney Hotstar on December 24. There were mixed reviews about ‘Atrangi Re’. Some critics said the film showed insensitivity to mental health. In the film, 26-year-old Sara Ali Khan plays the role of Rinku Suryavanshi, a child of an inter-religious married parent.
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– Aanand L Rai (aanandlrai) November 24, 2021
Love is a driving force for characters
Rinku lives with the trauma of losing her parents at an early age. After another unsuccessful attempt to escape from her mother’s house in Bihar, Rinku is forcibly married to a Tamil man, Vishu (Dhanush). But they plan differently after reaching Delhi, where Rinku hopes to meet her boyfriend named Sajjad (Kumar). In an interview to PTI, the 50-year-old director said that the sole purpose of the film was to present the crazy world to “Pyaar”. Hailed for choosing interesting characters in films like “Tanu Weds Manu” and “Raanjhanaa”, Rai said like his previous works, love is a driving force for both the lead characters, Rinku and Vishu. (agency)