Udta Punjab, a movie which was in news and highlights from past many days and now the movie has been released and is growing high at box office. The film is based on the drug abuse of prime state of India i.e. Punjab. The film completely depicts the scenario of drugs and drugs addiction. The film showcased a wide problem of our country India and the invasive effects of this problem on youth and society.
The film is directed by Abhishek Chaubey and is produced by Anurag Kashyap along with many other personalities like Ekta Kapoor and others under the banner of Balaji Motion Pictures and Phantom Films. The film is starring the king of Punjab film industry i.e. Diljit Dosanjh along with many other personalities like Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor.
Udta Punjab showcased the high level performance of all the four lead characters. Diljit Dosanjh played the role of Punjab Police ASI who was a corrupt person in the beginning and then decided to move against this act of drug smuggling and drug addiction by youth. Kareena Kapoor played the role of a drug rehabilitation doctor. Shahid Kapoor played the role of a popular singer Tommy Singh the Gabru.
Alia Bhatt played the role of a poor girl from Bihar who got stacked in the drug addiction forcibly. Alia Bhatt gave an awesome and outstanding performance in the film and her performance is highly appreciable and liked by all the viewers.
The film faced a lot of challenges and consequences before its release. The film faced many appeals for its ban and even earlier censor board also declared 81 cuts in the movie. Then the producer of the film Anurag Kashyap moved ahead for this and then censor board gave U certificate to the movie with only one cut. The film is a full family movie with a strong point to showcase i.e. Drug Abuse in Punjab.
In the climax of the movie a string step came in front with which all the manufacturers and suppliers of drug came in problem. While Kareena Kapoor was killed by Diljit Dosanjh’s younger brother. Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor went together after the completion of this all.
Udta Punjab moved with a high success rate at box office and collected a lot of success from its very first day. The film captured a great reviews by audience and an overall rating of 4.5 stars out of 5 which itself shows that the movie is a good and entertaining one. The film was also got leaked before 2 days of its release which somehow effected the total rush on the premiere of the film.
The whole star cast team requested to the audience not to download the leaked copy. Alia Bhatt posted via social media that its a request to you all that do not waste our 2 years of hard work on Udta Punjab by watching it online. She requested to all her fans to watch the film in theaters.
Udta Punjab collected an amount of Rs. 10.05 Cr. on its very first day and Rs. 11.25 Cr. on its 2nd day or Saturday collection. Film had an increment in its success rate on weekend release i.e. on Sunday collection with an earning of around Rs. 16.04 Cr. Stay tuned for more collection updates of Udta Punjab and other entertaining movies.