1971 Bharatha Sarihaddu, the official telugu dubbed version of the Mohanlal starrer malayalam film 1971 Beyond Borders, which came out in April this year, is all set to hit cinema screens this friday. This war-epic based on the India- Pakistan war has been directed by Major Ravi and produced by Haneef Mohammad under the Red Rose Creations banner. Take a look at the teaser trailer of the film which promises to be a thrilling ride.
Going by the teaser, the film seems to have encapsulated the atmosphere and gory visuals of a war scene with great detail and perfection. The film has been shot at various locations ranging from the golden deserts of Rajasthan to the beautiful locales of Jammu and Kashmir and then some interior scenes being shot in Kerala. The malayalam version of the film marked the debut of Telugu actor Allu Sirish and Hindi films actor Arunoday Singh, into the world of Malayalam cinema.
Malayalam superstar Mohanlal will be seen in a dual role of Major Mahadevan and his dad Colonel Sahadevan. This film will be the fourth time that the iconic actor will be portraying the character of Major Mahadevan, the first time being in the film Keerthi Chakra in 2006.
Apart from the above mentioned actors, the films’ star-cast also includes Srushti Dange, Renji Panicker, Sudheer Karamana, Saiju Kurup, Asha Sarath, Priyanka Agarwal and Neha Khan among others. The music for the film is seen as a collaboration between Gopi Sunder, sound engineer turned musician Siddharth Vipin, Najim Arshad and Rahul Subramanian.
The makers have made sure that the war sequences in the film are on par with the benchmark of hollywood films. This has been achieved despite several monetary and technical constraints. The homework gone into these sequences, to make it as real and authentic as possible, seems to have paid off.
Catch the war drama, 1971 Bharatha Sarihaddu in a theater near you from friday.