The decision has been taken in order to draw the crowd to movie theatres after the Centre allowed them to operate with 50 per cent occupancy. The films which have been confirmed for a re-release are —
Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior,
Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, starring Ajay Devgn, Kajol and Saif Ali Khan, was one of the highest-grossing films of all time. The film had originally released on January 4 this year and had shattered a number of box office records. It is a historical drama based on the story of Tanhaji Malusare (played by Devgn) and his fight with the Udaybhan Singh Rathore (Saif) to protect the fort of Kondhana (now known as Sinhagad).
On the other hand, the 2018 film
Kedarnath stars late actor
Dil Bechara could not make it to the silver screens due to the lockdown, and instead, saw a digital release.
Thappad, starring Taapsee Pannu, was one of the last films that saw a theatrical release in 2020 before the lockdown was put in place. The film was lauded by the audience and critics alike for its hard-hitting concept and powerful acting by Taapsee, as well as, Pavail Gulati, Dia Mirza, Ratna Pathak Shah and others.
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan was based on the story of a homosexual couple, played by Ayushmann Khurrana and Jitendra Kumar, who had to fight their family and society for their love to get accepted.
Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani’s
Malang, which released on February 7, became the talk of the town owing to the sizzling chemistry between the lead actors. The film also starred Kunal Kemmu and Anil Kapoor in key roles.
Restaurants reopen in Mumbai with safety measures in place and 50 percent occupancy permitted
Restaurants ‘unlock’ in Mumbai
At a safe distance
Unlock 5 allows restaurants to reopen in Mumbai
A slice of normalcy, as restaurants reopen
In the hope that footfalls increase
Open for business
What eating out looks like in the new normal
Customers trickle in
Restaurants reopened on October 5