The much-awaited Sonam Kapoor starrer Neerja is a true-life inspired drama which is released today. Sonam Kapoor‘s upcoming film, ‘Neerja’ has created a lot of buzz ever since the trailer of the film was out and with the whole of Bollywood joining in to promote Sonam’s ‘fight fear’ cause, the excitement around the film has sky rocketed. Near about whole Bollywood as well as viewers shows thumps up for the Biopic of ‘Neerja’.
‘Neerja’ is based on the real life story of senior flight attendant, Neerja Bhanot who was aboard Pan Am flight 73, that was hijacked in Karachi in 1986. When Neerja alerted the pilots about the same, they were the first ones to run away, leaving Neerja as the senior most crew members. The brave heart was responsible for saving the lives of 360 out of 380 people on the flight and died while covering three kids from a line of fire. Posthumously, she became the youngest recipient of the Ashok Chakra.
Neerja Movie Review: Movie With Terrific Performances
This incidence happened just two days before her twenty-third birthday. Not only had she assured the failure of the hijacking by preventing the plane from getting off the ground, she also saved the lives of 400 hostages in those long hours of custody.
The film is directed by Ram Madhvani. The film, which stars Shabana Azmi and Shekhar Ravijiani in pivotal roles, This Movie was produced by Atul Kasbekar under the banner of Fox Star Studios. Neerja has been banned in Pakistan for allegedly showing the country in a bad light.
As per we talking about the reviews of the movie, all we can say is that the screenplay, direction, performances and pretty much everything else has been applauded. To know the exact details, the technicalities, the performances and if the movie is worth the watch, stay tuned with us at Bollywood bindaas.com.