Vikrant Massey’s starrer biographical drama 12th Fail was released in theatres on October 27, 2023. The movie is directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra who has previously made movies like 3 Idiots, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, PK, and more.
The movie 12th Fail is inspired by Anurag Thakur’s novel “12th Novel.” It is the real-life story of IPS Manoj Kumar Sharma who faced extreme struggles in his life and became an IPS officer.
The story of IPS Manoj Kumar Sharma is full of ups and downs, and his desire to do something in his life made him an inspiration for millions. IPS Sharma was actively involved in the promotion of the movie and received appreciation from the masses as well as from critics.
12th Fail Star Cast & Crew
The movie 12th Fail is directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and it features Vikrant Massey, Anant Vijay Joshi, Medha Shankr, Priyanshu Chatterjee, Geeta Sharma Aggarwal, Harish Khanna, Anshumaan Pushkar, Sanjay Bishnoi in pivotal roles. Vinod Chopra Films and Zee Studios have bankrolled the film.
The Vikrant Massey starrer has now amassed a total of 24.16 crores net, firmly establishing its place in the hearts of moviegoers. The 12th fail has passed the box office and has been performing consistently well since the day of release.
12th Fail Plot
The movie is based on the life struggles of Manoj Kumar Sharma, an IPS officer from Chambal, a small village in India. 12th fail is a celebration of everyone who has the courage to see failure as a chance to start over, rather than merely a record of one man’s journey. The movie is filmed with real students in areas that are famous among the students for the preparation of UPSC.
It is the first film that was shot in Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, and when Vikrant Massey and the team reached there, it became a thrilling moment for the fans, who went crazy watching him. Massey also expressed his gratitude towards them by greeting them.
Inspired by real-life events, the film follows aspiring students who come to Mukherjee Nagar from across India with dreams in their eyes of becoming future IAS/IPS officers.
12th Fail OTT Release Date & Platform
As per various reports, the makers of the movie have sold the digital streaming rights to ZEE5. Although till now neither the makers of the movie nor the OTT platform have made any confirmation regarding the release, Also, the OTT release of the movie is still not known, but it is expected that the movie will be released on the OTT after 2-3 months of theatrical run.
The film 12th Fail is enjoying a successful run at the domestic box office. Both audiences and critics have praised the film, which has already collected over 50 crore net at the Indian box office as per the December 1 report.
12th Fail FAQs
A. The movie 12th Fail is expected to be released next year (2024) on OTT.
A. As per various updates, the movie 12th Fail will be released on Zee5.
A. 12th Fail is director Vidhu Vinod Chopra.
A. Yes, 12th Fail is a real story and is based on the life of IPS Officer Manoj Kumar Sharma.