This Independence Day, India is probably going to get one of the best and inspiring movies, Mission Mangal, by a brilliant newcomer director, Jagan Shakti. The movie will be responsible for retelling the amazing and inspiring story of the first mission of India to Mars. The movie will be starring prominent stars from Bollywood, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Vidya Balan, Kirti Kulhari, Nithya Menen, Sharman Joshi, HG Dattatreya, and Akshay Kumar. The audience is hoping that this patriotic film is going to be as good as the other films that the year 2018 and 2019 have observed.
Akshay Kumar’s Film Choices
Considering the years that have passed, there has been a huge shift in the choices of films of Akshay Kumar. He has been extremely insightful and brave to take up films that have revolutionized the entire industry. And also worked to change the mindset of common people. He has dealt with certain topics that used to be a taboo, like menstrual health as well as the condition of sanitation, through his two films, Padman and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha.
Currently, he is also attempting to get rid of the gender stereotypes in his next film, Mission Mangal, which is all set to hit the theatres on 15th August. This is the very first space movie in Indian cinema. The movie will be responsible for highlighting the struggles faced by 5 female scientists, as they started embarking on a mission to send an Indian satellite to Mars. As soon as the film hits the theatres, it will hopefully receive positive Bollywood movie reviews.
Akshay chose the green light
The actor and producer, Akshay Kumar, did not take a lot of time to green-light this inspiring and ambitious project of Indian cinema. He stated that Jagan Shakti, the producer, had approached him with a film, Ikka. Which would be a remake of Kaththi, a Tamil film by AR Murugadoss. This is exactly when he also stated about the film Mission Mangal. The director’s sister is associated with the Indian Space Research Organization.
Akshay Kumar decided to talk to her and when she was narrating the experiences that she had faced, Akshay suggested the director focus on that subject. The director wrote on a similar subject and visited Akshay after 20 days. The actor liked it and asked Jagan Shetty to start working on that project. The stories of five female scientists, hailing from different parts of India. Having different backgrounds and cultures were woven into a single one.
Akshay Kumar states that Mission Mangal is a commercial film
The actor reveals that almost 90% of the film would be based on important facts. And like all his other films that gave out social messages; Mission Mangal is also going to be a commercial film. Akshay further reveals that he has never made any documentary. He always created commercial cinema, where there would be laughter, emotions, songs, and most importantly fun. Akshay Kumar believes in narrating everything to his viewers but in an extremely commercial manner.
It is almost time for Mission Mangal to hit the theatres. Viewers are waiting eagerly for this movie. And hoping that this movie is going to be one of the greatest space movies.