The first official trailer for Gandhi Godse Ek Yudh is finally out. The film marks a comeback for filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi, after a long gap.
The film is set in early post-independence India of 1947-48, depicts the war of ideologies between Nathuram Godse and Mahatma Gandhi.
The film marks the big acting debut for Tanisha Santoshi, who is the daughter of Rajkumar Santoshi. The film stars Deepak Antani, Chinmay Mandlekar, Arif Zakariya, Pawan Chopra and newcomer Anuj Saini.
The official handle of PVR pictures shared the trailer on social media, it said, “Baat Gandhi ya Godse ki nahi hai. Baat desh ki hai! Watch the #GandhiGodseEkYudh trailer now! In cinemas this #RepublicDay, 26th January 23”
The film revolves around the fictional world where Mahatma Gandhi survives the attack and later meets Nathuram Godse in prison, the conversation leads to a fiery debate between them.
The music is composed by AR Rahman, it is produced by Manila Santoshi, the film is slated for 26th January 2023 release, on Republic Day.
Santoshi’s last directorial — Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D’cruz-starrer romantic comedy ‘Phata Poster Nikla Hero’ – hit the screens in 2013 and garnered a decent response from the audience.
He will also helm Mithun Chakraborty’s son Namish Chakroborty and Amrin Qureshi’s debut film ‘Bad Boy’. The official release date of the film is still awaited.