The final film of late Kannada hero Puneeth Rajkumar, Gandhada Gudi, has debuted to a rousing reception from his admirers, who are using every opportunity to pay respects to the legend.
On October 28, 2022, the docu-drama film, which was directed by National Award–winning filmmaker and wildlife photographer Amoghavarsha JS, debuted in theatres. In Karnataka, it made about Rs. 4.15 crore.
GANDHADA GUDI REVIEWS
The movie was released the day before October 29—the anniversary of App’s passing—and fans flocked to theatres across Karnataka in large numbers to show their respect for the iconic actor-producer by just being there.
Despite no advertising, the movie opened to a 62.77% occupancy rate and made Rs. 4.15 crore, followed by Rs. 4.50 crore the following day. The movie has made approximately Rs. 15 cr. so far and is on track to become a smash hit.
GANDHADA OTT RELEASE DATE
Many people are interested in learning more about the movie’s OTT partner because the movie is generating a lot of hype as a result of its theatrical release. The production team hasn’t yet disclosed their OTT partner, although rumours suggest that they are in discussions with Amazon Prime Video regarding post-theatrical streaming of the movie. It is still to come when it is officially announced.
GANDHADA GUDI CAST & CREW
The 97-minute documentary stars Appu and filmmaker Amoghavarsha as they travel to discover the natural beauty of the state of Karnataka and is produced by Puneeth Rajkumar’s wife Ashwini Rajkumar under the auspices of their PKR Productions, in collaboration with Mudskipper.
The entire documentary follows Appu and Amogha on their perilous voyage, together with their crew from behind the camera. Appu has paid mother nature the best tribute possible. The technical group consists of B., MP Rajakrishnan, Pratheek Shetty, who is in charge of the audiography, and B. The composer of the music is Ajaneesh Loknath.