Baahubali movie Made in two parts, Bahubali – The Beginning is one of the most amazing movies to hit the theatres in the recent times. With its completely original epic storyline, the movie is already being considered to one of the most monumental productions in Indian cinema. The movie was released in theatres across India on 10th July 2015, a full 3 years after the shooting started.
Plot: King Amarendra Baahubali (Prabhas) and his wife Devasena (Anushka Shetty) rule the peaceful and prosperous kingdom of Mahishmati. However, the happiness does not last long as an evil king Bhallaladeva (Rana Daggubati) kills Bahubali with the help of his cruel minister (Naseer), capturing the kingdom. However, the young prince is saved and raised in hiding as Shivudu (Prabhas), who is in love with Avanthika (Tamanaah). But soon Shivudu returns to Mahishmati, to fulfil his destiny and save both his mother and his kingdom.
Critic’s Review: The movie has been praised by the critics, especially its unique storyline and mesmerizing graphic effects. In fact it is being said that this movie has raised the standard of Indian filmmaking by quite a few notches. Thus it is not surprising that the movie has received an average rating of A+.
Cast and Direction: Director S.S. Rajamouli needs to be commended for making this mind-blowing movie. The entire star cast of Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah, Sathyaraj, Nassar, Ramya Krishnan, Sudeep, Adivi Sesh, and Prabhakar have given astonishing performances. The music composed by M.M. Keeravani is already topping the charts.
Why will you watch: Bahubali is one of those films that are a must watch for any film buff. The interesting storyline, amazing visuals and extensive detailing ensure that you enjoy every single moment of this epic drama.
Rank: 4.5 star
Directed – S.S.Rajamouli
Produced – Shobu Yarlagadda, Prasad Devineni
Story – V. Vijayendra Prasad
Starring- Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah, Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, Sudeep
Adivi Sesh, Nassar, Prabhakar
Release date – July 10, 2015
Running time – 290 Minutes
Language – Telugu, Tamil
Budget – ₹2.5 billion (US$40 million)