Darbar Movie Review and Rating and more
Darbar (transl. Court) is a 2020 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss, and produced by Allirajah Subaskaran under the banner of Lyca Productions. The film stars Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas, and Sunil Shetty. The music for the film composed by Anirudh Ravichander while cinematography and editing are performed by Santhosh Sivan and Sreekar Prasad, respectively. The film was released in India on 9 January 2020, coinciding with Thai Pongal.
Recently, films like Good Newwz, Dabangg 3, Thambi, Hero, Jumanji The Next Level, Ghost Stories and many more have also fallen prey to the piracy website. The website keeps changing its extension and escapes the eyes of lawmakers every single time.Rajinikanth starrer Darbar has become the latest victim of piracy website Tamilrockers. This is not the first time that a Rajinikanth film has been leaked soon after its release. Petta, 2.0 and Kaala also faced a similar fate.
Rajinikanth plays Mumbai Police Commissioner Aaditya Arunsalam in AR Murugadoss directorial Darbar. The cop drama also stars Nayanthara, Suniel Shetty, Nivetha Thomas, Prateik Babbar, Nawab Shah and Yogi Babu among others.
- Rajinikanth as Aadhithya Arunachalam
- Nayanthara as Lily
- Nivetha Thomas as Vallikkannu “Valli” (daughter of Aadhithya)
- Suniel Shetty as Hariharan “Hari” Chopra (voiced dubbed by Adithya)
- Yogi Babu as Kaushik
- Prateik Babbar as Ajay Chopra (Ajay Malhotra)
- Nawab Shah as Vinod Malhotra
- Sriman as Lily’s cousin
- Dalip Tahil as Chief Secretary
- Jatin Sarna as a gangster
- Shamata Anchan as a police inspector
- Raneesh Thyagarajan as a police inspector
- Sanjay Raghavan as a police inspector
- Manasvi as Lily’s niece
- Raajesh Chintu
Darbar Box office
The film reportedly minted Rs 18 crore in Tamil Nadu alone on its first day. and it has approximately grossed around Rs 80 crore in 11 days in Tamil Nadu. while in Kerala and Karnataka it has collected Rs 8 crore and Rs 19 crore respectively. It has collected around Rs 20 crore from Telugu states and around Rs 8 crore from the Hindi version. The film has grossed ₹135 crore in domestic box office in 11 days.
Darbar has grossed ₹205 crore worldwide in 11 days since its release. The film grossed $400,000 (USD) on its opening day in the United States. Just over the opening weekend, Darbar has comfortably raked in $1 million (₹7.09 crore) in the US. Till 19 Jan 2020, The film crossed $1.6 million (₹11.36 crore) in the US. Darbar has collected approximately ₹70 crore in overseas market in 11 days.
Rajinikanth and Nivetha Thomas let it rip in this one and Murugadoss makes the best use of it despite the predictable story that goes from light-hearted to heavy. Go watch Darbar if you’re a fan of either of the actors, just don’t go in expecting Rajinikanth the actor, you will not be disappointed.
Times of India
Well, Darbar is not a movie for non-Rajini fans. But, it guarantees entertainment. For fans of the star, all that matters is that he appears to be having fun.
Adithya Arunachalam (Rajinikanth) is Mumbai Police Commissioner who has been deputed to clean up the drug mafia in the city. He uses unconventional methods which has the human –rights commission