Ram Gopal Varma’s Officer is inspired by Taken?

Officer, meanwhile, marks the reunion of RGV and Nagarjuna after a gap of more than a decade. Incidentally, Tollywood star Pawan Kalyan’s Agnyaathavaasi, directed by Trivikram Srinivas, in January this year found itself in a soup after the Telugu filmmakers were accused of lifting the entire film from French film Largo Winch without crediting the original. French film director Jérôme Salle had slammed the filmmakers for not responding to his concerns and even threatened to sue them for copyright infringement. The actor-director duo is confident that their upcoming collaboration will rock the box office and repeat the extraordinary feat of their maiden venture Shiva. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
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© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd It achieved a cult status among the movie lovers. Shiva that came out in 1990 was RGV’s directorial debut and it redefined the film industry landscape when it came to making gangster films. In a sentimental way, Officer was launched at Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad, where they first started their journey together 28 years ago. 2018-03-01T15:19:55+00:00″>
Published: March 1, 2018 3:19 pm

Ram Gopal Varma collaborates with Nagarjuna after more than two decades of Shiva. In Officer, Nagarjuna plays a tough cop, who is also on a mission to save a kidnapped girl. Officer is getting ready to hit the screens on May 25. Related News
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