Waarrior Savitri

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Waarrior Savitri
Poster Of Waarior Savitri.jpg
Official Poster of movie
Hindi: वॉरियर सावित्री
Directed by Param Gill
Produced by
  • Upender Maheshwari &
  • Dr. Bobby Kanda
Written by Param Gill
Starring
Cinematography
  • Kabir Lal
  • Syed Shaid Lal
Edited by Sandeep Francis
Production
company
Dr. Bobs Production
Release date
  • 25 August 2016 (2016-08-25)
[1]
Country India
Language Hindi

Waarrior Savitri[2] is a 2016 Hindi, a modern-day adaption of the very famous fable – Satyavan Savitri, written and directed by Param Gill.[3][4] The film stars Niharica Raizada,[5] Rajat Barmecha, Om Puri,[6]Karmveer Choudhary to play pandit ji and Gulshan Grover. Upender Maheshwari and Bobby Kanda have produced Waarrior Savitri under the banner of Dr Bob’s Production.

Waarrior Savitri has been filmed in Chandelao Garh, Jodhpur, Mumbai and Las Vegas. British model Lucy Pinder made her Bollywood debut with the film. The film was released on 25 August 2016.[7][8][needs update]

The film was banned in many parts of India for portraying goddess Savitri as modern 21st century woman. Director, Param Gill received death threats and film received a very low key release.[9]

Synopsis[edit]

Niharica Raizada plays the role of Savitri and Rajat Barmecha plays the role of Satya,[10][11] Om Puri, Karmveer Choudhary and Gulshan Grover essay pivotal roles.[12]

Cast[edit]

Music[edit]

Waarrior Savitri
Soundtrack album
Released 19 August 2016 (2016-08-19)
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Length 13:34
Language Hindi
Label Zee Music
Producer Dr. Bob Productions

All songs were written and composed by Param Gill.

No.TitleLyricsMusicSinger(s)Length
1."Chahat Ki Baarish"Param GillParam GillAaniya02:45
2."Jadon Teri Yaad"Param GillParam GillUstad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan03:15
3."Heavy Heavy"Param GillParam GillLabh Janjua02:12
4."Shake my Booty"Param GillParam Gill and Vijay VermaShalmali Kholgade02:49
5."Night and Day"Param GillParam GillShaan03:10

Controversy[edit]

The film received opposition at some places for its depiction of the Hindu goddess Savitri as a 21st-century woman.[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Warrior Savitri release postponed". filmyfilmy.com. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "Waarrior Savitri". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Director Param Gill's journey from a homeless shelter in NY to Hollywood". 
  4. ^ "Hindi movie release dates". Times of India. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  5. ^ "3 Moga youths join hands to make film on women power". Tribuneindia.com. 2015-04-27. Retrieved 2016-11-03. 
  6. ^ "Om Puri to play Yamraaj in 'Warrior Savitri'". mid-day.com. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  7. ^ "'Waarrior Savitri' gets a release date". 
  8. ^ "Waarrior Savitri movie review: Tackily mounted film!". india.com. 27 August 2016. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  9. ^ "Param Gill set to release 'Waarrior Savitri' despite death threats". 
  10. ^ "Rajat Barmecha will now be seen in Warrior Savitri". Times of India. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  11. ^ "Model Lucy Pinder says she's not like Sunny Leone". dnaindia.com. 7 August 2015. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  12. ^ "Om Puri to play Yamraaj in 'Warrior Savitri'". indianexpress.com. 29 February 2016. Retrieved 3 November 2016. 
  13. ^ "'Waarrior Savitri' stirs up controversy". 

14. Karmveer Choudhary is an Bollywood actor. He played as pandit ji.

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