Ram Setu to Adipurush, mega film projects inspired by Ramayan and Mahabharat

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Ram Setu to Adipurush, mega movie initiatives impressed by Ramayan and Mahabharat

The epics Ramayan and Mahabharat appear to be the newest favourites of our filmmakers. A number of latest movies have been launched, with plots that appear influenced by the epics. Not solely Bollywood, South Indian movie artistes additionally appear intrigued by the epics recently. The fetish for Ramayan, significantly, has been seen in Bollywood up to now, too. Sooraj Barjatya’s 1999 hit Hum Saath-Saath Hain and Karan Johar’s Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001) are automated remembers while you consider epic inspiration by means of theme in Bollywood.

These earlier movies, although, primarily drew drama quotients from the epics. The upcoming roster guarantees to discover the tales with greater manufacturing values, to say the least.

Here is a take a look at what’s in retailer:


Actor-producer Akshay Kumar has carved his house with patriotism and socially related commentary by way of mainstream movies recently. With Abhishek Sharma’s Ram Setu, he’s falling again on mythology.

Saying the movie on Twitter final yr, Akshay had stated the endeavour was “to maintain alive the beliefs of Ram within the consciousness of all Bharatiyas by constructing a bridge (setu) that may join generations to come back”.

The actor has reportedly sought permission from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to shoot the movie in Ayodhya. Akshay shall be backing the movie too, apart from starring. Particulars concerning the remaining forged and crew is but to be formally confirmed.


Ayan Mukerji’s formidable motion fantasy attracts its identify from Mahabharat, the place Brahmastra was a deadly supernatural weapon able to destroying the whole universe.

The movie stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Nagarjuna Akkineni and Mouni Roy in key roles, and is alleged to be first a part of a trilogy. The movie is deliberate to be launched in 3D, IMAX and normal codecs.

The actual fact isn’t identified what aspect the plot of the movie attracts from the epic, since all particulars are stored beneath wraps.


In line with the story of Mahabharat, Ashwathama is the son of guru Dronacharya, who was the weapon teacher of the Pandavas and the Kauravas. Throughout the battle of Kurukshetra, Ashvatthama sided with the Kauravas and fought in opposition to the Pandavas. As per the epic, he’s immortal.

The Immortal Ashwatthama is a superhero movie starring Vicky Kaushal within the lead. The movie is being marketed as a “high-concept visible spectacle”. It will likely be helmed by Aditya Dhar who has earlier directed Vicky Kaushal within the 2019 movie Uri: The Surgical Strike.


The movie is an adaptation of Ramayan, the place Telugu star Prabhas options as Lord Ram whereas Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan shall be seen essaying Ravan.

Adipurush courted controversy in December final yr after Saif Ali Khan talked about in an interview that the movie was going to point out the “humane” facet of Ravan.

Following immense criticism, the actor issued an apology, and stated: “Lord Ram has at all times been the image of righteousness and heroism for me. Adipurush is about celebrating the victory of excellent over evil and the whole group is working to current the epic with none distortion.”

The movie is at present on the flooring and is being directed by Om Raut, identified for helming the Ajay Devgn blockbuster Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior.


The movie narrates the story of Karna, son of Suryadev or Solar God and princess Kunti, born earlier than her marriage. Karna is without doubt one of the most vital characters of Mahabharat.

Written and directed by Malayalam filmmaker RS Vimal, the movie is produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Deepshikha Deshmukh and Jackky Bhagnani. It is going to launch in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam languages.

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