Bollywood had gone into a slump with film after film failing to impress the audience and bring them back to the theaters. And this trend was broken by Ayan Mukherjee’s Brahmastra Part One: Shiva movie which released across theatres in India back on September 9 to massive audience response.
The film has been produced in association with Star Studios and the visual effects have been made by in collaboration with DNEG and ReDefine’s international teams. These are the same VFX teams that have contributed to Oscar-winning movies like Dune, Tenet, Bladerunner 2049, First Man and more. And now we have the OTT release date of Brahmastra Part One: Shiva which happens to be soon.
Brahmastra Cast and Crew
Brahmastra Part One: Shiva is the brainchild of Ayan Mukherjee who wrote and directed the film. It has been produced by Karan Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Namit Malhotra, and Ayan Mukerji himself under the banners of Dharma Productions, Starlight Pictures, and Prime Focus. The film stars some of the biggest names in the industry including Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in the leading roles supported by actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna Akineni, and Mouni Roy. The music has been produced by industry veteran Pritam.
Brahmastra Box Office Collection
The film has earned approximately Rs 425 crores at the box office worldwide according to the most recent tweet from the official handle. It was one of the costliest films made in India with a budget of Rs 410 crores. It is currently the biggest earner in the Indian Box Office of 2022.
— BRAHMĀSTRA (@BrahmastraFilm) October 4, 2022
While the film’s audience reception has been positive by and large, critics have been less than positive in their opinion. It had a mixed bag of reviews with critics panning the dialogue writing, script, and visual effects direction, but praised the quality of the visual effects.
When is Brahmastra coming to OTT?
Disney+ Hotstar has confirmed that Brahmastra Part One: Shiva is coming to the OTT platform. It was expected to hit the OTT platform on October 23 to capitalise on the Diwali weekend, but instead it will come on November 4 now. And besides Hindi, it will also be simultaneously released in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam languages.