Officer (2018 film)

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Officer[1]
Officer poster.jpg
Movie Poster
Directed byRam Gopal Varma
Screenplay byRam Gopal Varma
Story byRam Gopal Varma
StarringNagarjuna Akkineni
Myra Sareen
Music byRavi Shankar
CinematographyBharat Vyas N.
Rahul Penumatsa
Edited byAnwar Ali
R. Kamal
Production
company
R Company Production[2]
Release date
  • 1 June 2018 (2018-06-01)[3]
Running time
124 mins
CountryIndia
LanguageTelugu
Box office28 million[4]

Officer is a 2018 Indian Telugu-language action crime film, produced and directed by Ram Gopal Varma[5] on his R Company Production banner. The film stars Nagarjuna Akkineni, Myra Sareen[6] in the lead roles and music composed by Ravi Shankar.

Plot[edit]

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.

Cast[edit]

  • 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)

Production[edit]

The film shooting started on 20 November 2017 at the Annapurna Studios, Hyderabad. Nagarjuna & Ram Gopal Varma are pairing up almost after 25 years,[7] this is the fifth film in their combination, their previous works being Siva (1989), Shiva (1990), Antham/Drohi (1992) and Govinda Govinda (1994).[8] The motion poster of the film released on 28 February 2018[9] and its teaser was released on 9 April 2018.[10]The second teaser released on May 4th while the theatrical trailer released on 12 May.[11]

Soundtrack[edit]

Officer
Film score by
Ravi Shankar
Released
  • 28 May 2018 (2018-05-28)
Recorded2018
GenreSoundtrack
Length10:20
LabelMango Music
ProducerRavi Shankar

Music composed by Ravi Shankar. Lyrics were written by Sira Sri. Music released on Mango Music Company.

No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Navve Nuvvu"Ravi Shankar, Ramya Behera04:09
2."Shehanai Baje"Manish Ragire, Manya Narang (Indian Idol season 9 Fame), Shakshi03:13
3."Officer Theme"Instrumental02:58
Total length:10:20

Release[edit]

The film was released on June 1, 2018.[citation needed] The film has been a critical and commercial failure upon its release.[12][13][14]The film's debacle was admitted by Nagarjuna himself on Twitter.[15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ram Gopal Varma,King Nagarjuna's film titled Officer; has a release date". 2018-02-28. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  2. ^ "Officer (Overview)". IMDb.
  3. ^ https://in.bookmyshow.com/pune/movies/officer/ET00071682
  4. ^ "Officer Final Total WW Collections". Andhra Box Office. 13 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Nagarjuna Akkineni, Ram Gopal Varma to collaborate again for upcoming film; see first look- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  6. ^ Telugu360 (2017-11-30). "RGV's new girl for King Nag's Next". Telugu360.com. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  7. ^ Hooli, Shekhar H. "Ram Gopal Varma's movie Officer update: Nagarjuna announces its release date". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  8. ^ "Ram Gopal Varma, Nagarjuna to reunite for new movie after 25 years - Express Dots". Express Dots. 2017-10-04. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  9. ^ "Motion poster for Nagarjuna-RGV's film 'Officer' unveiled". The News Minute. 2018-02-28. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  10. ^ "RGV's Nagarjuna and Myra Sareen starrer 'Officer's teaser released! - Times of India ►". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  11. ^ https://www.indiatoday.in/movies/regional-cinema/story/officer-trailer-ram-gopal-varma-nagarjuna-1232272-2018-05-12
  12. ^ "OFFICER MOVIE REVIEW". Times of India. 1 June 2018.
  13. ^ "Officer movie review: This Nagarjuna film is another Ram Gopal Varma misfire". Indian Express. 1 June 2018.
  14. ^ "Officer movie review: Even Nagarjuna's no-nonsense approach can't save Ram Gopal Varma's latest film". Firstpost. 1 June 2018.
  15. ^ "Nagarjuna admits Officer is a flop". Deccan Chronicle. 5 June 2018.

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