SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2 hit the screens on April 28 and has shown all signs of becoming a bigger hit than its predecessor. The reviews emerging from across the world clearly indicate that the movie has more than one reason why fans have liked the Prabhas and Rana Daggubati-starrer. Here, we are listing out key ingredients that have impressed the viewers:
Baahubali 2 does not have a great story. Yes, the movie has a subject that has been told in 100s of languages in different times. Especially, the Indian audience are quite used to such stories of sibling rivalry. So, what makes this film stand out from the rest? The answer lies in SS Rajamouli’s well-crafted screenplay. The director’s strong characters backed by solid contribution from his technical team ensure to give a new experience to audience. Yes, it is the experience that the flick gives to cine-goers that is making audience crazy about the flick.
Prabhas-Rana Daggubati performance
Prabhas and Rana Daggubati have not only acted in the two-part movie, but lived their characters! The former has spent over five years on this project. His dedication is seen in every frame that he appears. Whereas Rana has taken extreme physical pain to mould his body to his character of Bhalladeva. One cannot imagine any other actors for these two lead roles and that clearly tells the impact of their performance on viewers.
Why Kattappa killed Baahubali? This was one question that raised end number of debates and created theories before the release of the second part of the flick. Baahubali is not just about its lead roles. The contribution of many other supporting characters makes it a wonderful flick. The roles played by Sathyaraj and Ramya Krishnan have contributed immensely for its success.
Often the Indian audience complain of poor VFX quality used in our films. However, this film is an exemption as it has a world-class graphics. For example, look at Rana Daggubati’s bull fight in the two-part series or the grandeur of Mahishmathi kingdom, scenes are closer to reality.
The success story of Baahubali would not be complete without the mentioning of its technical contribution. To begin with, Senthil Kumar’s cinematography is flawless. He has completely understood SS Rajamouli’s vision and it is evident when we see eye-pleasing visuals in every scene in the two-part flick. And MM Keeravani’s music has elevated viewers’ experience to the next level. More than well-composed songs, it is that background that has come under appreciation.