5 Reasons To Watch Amitabh Bachchan’s Shamitabh


Shamitabh-PosterThe much awaited and much talked film Shamitabh will hit theatres this Friday, on February 6. Directed by R Balki, the film also features Dhanush and will also mark Kamal Haasan’s daughter Akshara Haasan’s Bollywood debut. In the film, Big B plays a drunkard film industry veteran, and when Amitabh and Dhanush finally meet, the journey of ‘Shamitabh’ begins, and also their hidden rivalry. The poster and trailer of the film seems promising enough. No doubt, ‘Shamitabh’ is a film that one must certainly watch.

And here are 5 reasons why one must watch Amitabh Bachchan’s ‘Shamitabh’.Shamitabh-003Amitabh Bachchan and R Balki

Whenever Amitabh Bachchan and R Balki come together, they deliver nothing less than a masterpiece. ‘Cheeni Kum’ and ‘Paa’ prove the point. Filmmaker R Balki never fails to bring Amitabh Bachchan’s best side in front of the audiences on the big screen. And we are sure, that we’ll get to see some different side and some different performance by Amitabh Bachchan in ‘Shamitabh’.Shamitabh-10Powerful Star Cast

‘Shamitabh’s powerful star cast is yet another reason why you shouldn’t miss out on this film and certainly watch it in theatre on Friday. The film casts Bollywood’s Shahenshah Amitabh Bachchan, Tamil cinema star and megastar Rajinikanth’s son-in-law Dhanush and Kamal Haasan’s younger daughter Akshara Haasan.Shamitabh-06Intense Characters

Just like the powerful star cast, the characters in the film ‘Shamitabh’ are equally powerful. Trailer of the film pretty much made it clear that each actor plays an intense and important role in the film.Shamitabh-03Music

The music in the film ‘Shamitabh’ have been composed by the legendary maestro Ilaiyaraaja. Everyone loves his music and the film ‘Shamitabh’ is also packed with beautiful songs. ‘Sha Sha Sha Mi Mi Mi’  and ‘Piddly Si Baatein’ and ‘Ishq E Fillum’ and.. so many more. The songs just get stuck in our head and are on repeat all day long after listening to it.shamitabh picMovie Title: ‘Shamitabh’

Filmmaker R Balki is known for his extreme creativity. The director is known for choosing very different titles for his films. Take ‘Cheeni Kum’ and ‘Paa’ for example and now ‘Shamitabh’. So clever titles that it makes us wonder.  Only recently it was revealed that the first two letters in the film ‘Shamitabh’s title is the last two letters from Dhanush’s name, while the rest is Big B’s first name.

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