Officer (2018 film)
|Directed by||Ram Gopal Varma|
|Screenplay by||Ram Gopal Varma|
|Story by||Ram Gopal Varma|
|Music by||Ravi Shankar|
|Cinematography||Bharat Vyas N.|
|Edited by||Anwar Ali|
R Company Production
|Box office||₹28 million|
Officer is a 2018 Indian Telugu-language action crime film, produced and directed by Ram Gopal Varma on his R Company Production banner. The film stars Nagarjuna Akkineni, Myra Sareen in the lead roles and music composed by Ravi Shankar.
Sivaji Rao is a Hyderabad-based IPS officer who is posted as an SIT officer in Mumbai to handle the case of a corrupted cop called Narayan Pasari. Sivaji successfully manages to arrest Pasari, but the latter uses his influence, comes out of jail, and joins back in his duty. This time, he becomes even more lethal and starts targeting Sivaji.
- Nagarjuna Akkineni as Shivaji Rao
- Myra Sareen as Meena Narang
- Anwar Khan as Narayan Pasari
- Sayaji Shinde as JCP Ramdas
- Ajay as Prasad
- Ankur Ratan as John
- Baby Kavya as Shaalu
- Vizag Prasad as Producer (cameo appearance)
The film shooting started on 20 November 2017 at the Annapurna Studios, Hyderabad. Nagarjuna & Ram Gopal Varma are pairing up almost after 25 years, this is the fifth film in their combination, their previous works being Siva (1989), Shiva (1990), Antham/Drohi (1992) and Govinda Govinda (1994). The motion poster of the film released on 28 February 2018 and its teaser was released on 9 April 2018.The second teaser released on May 4th while the theatrical trailer released on 12 May.
|Film score by |
Music composed by Ravi Shankar. Lyrics were written by Sira Sri. Music released on Mango Music Company.
|1.||"Navve Nuvvu"||Ravi Shankar, Ramya Behera||04:09|
|2.||"Shehanai Baje"||Manish Ragire, Manya Narang (Indian Idol season 9 Fame), Shakshi||03:13|
The film was released on June 1, 2018. The film has been a critical and commercial failure upon its release.The film's debacle was admitted by Nagarjuna himself on Twitter.
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