Cast: Rani Mukherjee, Tahir Raj Bhasin , Jisshu Sengupta , Aanant Vidhaat Sharma.
Writers: Gopi Puthran
The movie Mardaani 2 released on the 13th of December. The movie puts forth ‘Rape’ as an urgent social crisis. Gopi Puthran has directed this film in a very realistic way. The casting in the movie is amazing.
Story: Rani Mukherji plays the role of Shivani Shivaji Roy who is a badass police officer who is trying to find Sunny (Vishal Jethwa) who is an evil rapist who rapes, tortures and kills women because he thinks he can overpower them. The movie features the city, Kota. The Kota takes orders from a woman. The huge messed up mentality and misogyny. It follows the mindset that women go through a struggled lifestyle. The rapist/murderer is a psycho with a pure aim to prove his position above all the women.
Positive: The timing of the release was very weird yet somewhat relatable. Extreme scenarios of threats are shown in the movie. The main goal is to capture the rapist. A mystery is developed in the movie storyline which is commendable. The number of rape crimes in the world has increased rapidly in the past few years. The movie sheds light on the issue and empowers women to think of themselves no less than men. Patriarchy and its negative effects are portrayed very smartly
Negative: Relatability in the movie could have been reduced. Drama is a given but could have been portrayed in a realistic way.
Overall the spirit of the movie is very positive. For the current situation of crimes in our country, this movie has really brought upon attention to the social issues that need to be taken care of and given priority.
The overall box office collection the movie was pretty positive. Rani Mukherjee is really a driving force for all women. Her role in this movie is extremely commendable.
To sum it all up, the entire team has worked very hard for the production of the movie and many more reviews will be following up to prove the same. We would like to rate this movie with 3.5 stars out of 5.