Chhapaak Movie Review

Summary:  It is a very heart touching movie with lines that will lave you entire drenched in emotions.

Chhapaak: A Splash That Would Leave You, Misty, With Emotions For Acid-Attack Survivors

Chhapaak is a real-life story of acid-attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal. In the movie, her character is played by Deepika Padukone. The movie was in news since the release of its trailer and it has got wide acclamation even from critics.


Malti (Deepika Padukone) is an acid-attack survivor struggling to get her life back to normal in the world where physical beauty is more important to inner-self. The movie brings the issue of acid-attack survivors to the fore in a very heart-touching manner. The story is centered on one larger than life figure but it talks about the bigger problem of acid-attack and their survival. Together Deepika Padukone and Meghna Gulzar bring the real-life story of Laxmi Agarwal on the big screen.

Highlights of the movie

Deepika Padukone is the biggest highlight of the movie

The script has lines that highlight the sorrow of those that survived acid-attacks and now struggling to lead normal lives

It introduces Laxmi Agarwal to society

It is the story of all acid-attack survivors of India

The movie makes a fine balance between emotions and entertainment

Chhapaak First Look & Poster

The poster is covered by Deepika Padukone in the makeup of an acid-attack survivor. Smilingly looking at the sky, she looks happy with her burnt life. It seems that her acid-burnt face has little impact on her high spirits to touch the sky. In the blurred background, there is the city she lives in and where she was attacked with acid.

Why watch the movie?

A real-life story of acid-attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, the movie is like reading her autobiography. There is little drama or commercial cinema in it. The movie starts with her life and talks about the difficulties of acid-survivors. It asks solution for acid-attack victims.


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