The results of the assembly elections of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa, and Manipur will be declared today. Here we are going to tell you about the movies based on politics, which you must watch this election season.
The Accidental Prime Minister
The Accidental Prime Minister, directed by Vijay Ratnakar Gutte, is a biopic of former Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh. The film is an adaptation of Sanjay Baru’s memoir of the same name. Baru was the media advisor to Mannohan Singh.
The film starring Anupam Kher and Akshaye Khanna in the lead roles was released recently. It showcased Singh’s 10-year long journey as the PM of the world’s largest democracy. However, the film was involved in a row of controversies before it went on floors.
Directed by Abhijit Panse, ‘Thackeray’ is based on the life of late Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. The film starred Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Amrita Rao in lead roles. The film depicts the major events of Thackeray’s life and his achievements.
Kangana Ranaut played the late actress-politician Jayalalithaa in the 2021 film ‘Thalaivi’. Actor Arvind Swami played the role of actor-politician MG Ramachandran in the film. Filmmaker AL Vijay directed the film, which released in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu.
Jayalalithaa’s path as an actor, politician and female role model in Indian politics is described in the film. She served as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu six times for a total of 14 years, which is an outstanding achievement.
‘Sardar’ is a 1993 biographical drama on one of India’s greatest freedom fighters, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The film featured Paresh Rawal as Sardar Patel and was an account of Sardar Patel’s political life.
An Insignificant Man
Directed by Khushboo Ranka and Vinay Shukla, ‘An Insignificant Man’ is a 2017 socio-political documentary based on the rise of Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). The film starred Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Yogendra Yadav and Santosh Koli in lead roles.