After a cycling accident, Sai Dharam Tej had to stay in bed for a few days. He recovers a few months ago and resumes his highly anticipated film called ‘Virupakasha’ directed by Karthik Dandu who previously made films like Jawan and Bham Bholenath and Virupaksha written by Sukumar under Sukumar’s writings.
As of now, creators have not revealed the story as iIt would be an action thriller based on the superstitions believed by some parts of our country. as we pass by the glimpse Sai Dharam can be seen holding back tens of thousands of people holding flambeau lighting.
Sai Dharam Tej plays the lead role in the film. This is his first big screen role since Republic, a Telugu political drama that became a cult favorite. The roles he played in films like Pilla Nuvva Leni Jeevitham, Subramanam for Sale, Supreme, Chitralahari, Prati Roju Pandage, etc. made the Telugu audience like him. Karthik Dandu directed the film, Shamdat Sainudeen directs the camera, music is composed by Kantara, celebrity B.Ajaneesh, and the film is produced by BVSN Prasad in collaboration with Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra & Sukumar Scriptures banner.
Release date | When and where to watch?
The movie is currently in production because the movie has a lot of expectations just because Sukumar wrote the story. Virupaksha makers have announced the release date and the film is set to hit the screens on April 21, 2023. Due to the demand for the story, makers are releasing the film in all languages like Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and Kannada. However, if you want to watch the full movie, you’ll have to wait until April 21, 2023, otherwise you can watch it later on the OTT platform. will be revealed after the theatrical release until then stay tuned.
Virupaksha is in production as it will take a long time to release the trailer but the makers have released a glimpse of the movie and it looks quite interesting and aroused the anticipation, if you want to check it out you can check it out here .
Budget and collection
Sai Dharam Tej is a bankable actor though his movie doesn’t gross much like the big movies his producer never lost the money as his last movie republic was also a decent movie and it went well at the box office and now despite his market Virupaksha makers made this movie with a huge budget because they believed in the content and they felt that the subject matter is universal and it will definitely connect all parts of the people of the country.
Movie review and ratings
To talk about Virupaksha, the movie seems to be another movie for Sai Dharam Tej in the midst of commercial movies, so let’s hope the movie does well. Sai Dharam Tej’s last film, Republic was an average film but the audience received the film so well that the film has an IMDb rating of 8/10 with 3486 votes, which is one of the best ratings in the career of Sai Dharam Tej.
Virupaksha has been making headlines since the glimpse was released, and that too with a voiceover by Jr. NTR, and the film will hit the screens on April 21, 2023.