Nivin Pauly, Anu Emmanuel, Joju George, Prajod Kalabhavan, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Rony Davis, Saiju Kurup, Jude Anthony Joseph, Major Ravi, Parvathy, Rohini, Malavika, Baby, Mary and Suresh — are the names that will pop up in your mind as examples of flawless on screen performances. This movie also marks the debut of Nivin Pauly as a Producer. Wanna know why Kerala is still considered as the safest state? Biju is an honest policeman who fights the injustice head-on. If second movie is also a blockbuster, then he will establish a fan-base of his own. Abrid Shine must have chose this name particularly to portray that his protagonist is an underrated action hero, but a common man. It also received the International Film Business Award 2016 for becoming the Highest Grossing Movie of the Year — Bengal alongside films liks Kabaali, Sultan, Sairat and Action Hero Biju, at Indywood Film Carnival at Ramoji Film City.
Each and every one of the experienced artists and newbies have done justice to their characters. Nivin Pauly and Shibu Thekkumpuram funded for the project under the banner of Pauly Junior Pictures and Full On Studios. . He is not someone who use heli-cam for the sake of including some aerial visuals. From then on, the movie follows Biju and gives an idea how he forms resolutions for all the official complaints. Praktan is one among the ten Bengali films from first half of 2016 to win Critical Acclaim. All he is good at is solving maximum issues before the intervention of judiciary.
It is being surmised that the film will be raking in as much as 2 Crore rupees after the first week. The film released to a huge reception on 27 May 2016 worldwide. There is a saying that, for every filmmaker, his second movie is more important than his first. With a week to his wedding, what ensues is a heartfelt story of a cop sans the cinematic hype. It is collage of unavoidable circumstances a Kerala police officer face in his day to day life. The film starred award winning actor Prosenjit Chatterjee and Rituparna Sengupta. Director and his crew have invested a lot of time to cast fresh faces, which has helped the movie in many ways.
The film screened in 90+ cinema theaters in the Greater Kolkata region alone. Praktan was released on Friday, 27 May 2016 in both the city of Kolkata as well as in all the other major towns and cities of West Bengal at the same time. Biju Paulose Nivin Pauly is a honest Sub-inspector who is in charge of a Janamythri Police Station located in Ernakulam North. Civilians love and adore his approach, and yes, goons and anti-socials are scared of him. The film enjoyed significant success overseas also, becoming one of the first Bengali films to nearly earn a total of 5 lacs rupees. As Biju is one among the most common keralite name, it is meant to represent all the honest police officers from middle class backgrounds. Within three days the film made a business of 1 Crore rupees.
Abrid Shine and Muhammed Shafeeq penned the screenplay breaking all the conventions like 3 — act structure, to refine this masterpiece. In his pursuit to keep things under control and clean, he encounters a series of events and cases which test his authority, honesty and integrity. He quit teaching profession to keep law and order intact. The film was also screened in two cinema theaters in Canada. The movie is also rich in terms of fresh situational humor. Every scene, every frame is close to reality. But from the very next scene, you will know how he beat the pulp out of goons.
On the very first day of its release, the film grossed an estimated 25 lacs rupees, becoming the highest grossing film of the day. The movie starts by revealing that Biju is engaged to Benitta Anu Emmanuel and Biju is quite a familial guy. In the opening week itself the film grossed an estimated earning of 3. It is more than any other Malayalam cop thriller I have ever witnessed on silverscreens. Praktan has now become the biggest ever Bengali-film release breaking many earlier records of the film industry.
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