Actress Parineeti Chopra and singer-cum-actor Harrdy Sandhu starrer espionage thriller Code Name: Tiranga, hit the big screens on October 14, 2022. Directed and written by Ribhu Dasugpta, the film is the first collaboration between the lead actors.
On the other hand, Parineeti collaborated for the second time with director Dasgupta after the 2021 mystery thriller film titled ‘The Girl on the Train’. Code Name Tiranga marks the return of Parineeti on big screen after the biographical drama film Saina (2021), based on India’s star Shuttler Saina Nehwal. For Harrdy Sandhu, it is the thrill Hindi film after 83.
The espionage thriller follows the story of Durga Singh, a very dangerous and skilled Indian spy, who embarks on a dangerous mission to take out a deadly terrorist Khalid Omar in Turkey. But everything gets complicated when she meets and falls in love with a doctor named Mirza Ali, following which her identity becomes compromised, threatening her mission and her love story with Mirza.
Reviews & BO Reports
Produced by T-Series Films, Reliance Entertainment, and Film Hangar, Code Name Tiranga was much-anticipated film for both the actors, but despite high expectations and the patriotic theme, the film brutally failed at Box Office.
It opened to a disastrous response as only Rs. 15 Lakh India Net collection. On Saturday, the film brought in a mere Rs. 0-25 crore, finished under 1 Cr lifetime collection, huge disaster of 2022.
The film faced a direct clash with the dubbed Hindi version of blockbuster Kannada film Kantara as well as Ayushmann Khurrana’s Doctor G, both of which were performing well at BO.
OTT Release Date
The post-theatrical streaming rights of the film bagged by OTT giant Netflix, and the film is expecting to release on 16th of December 2022. The film failed to show some growth, so its already a longer time passed, will make digital debut soon.