Bollywood ace filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya’s adventure drama film Uunchai has been released on the big screen and is getting an amazing response from the audience as well as critics.
Barjatya, known for classic family drama films like Hum Aapke Hain Kaun?, Hum Sath-Sath Hain, and Vivah, etc., has also backed the project under the Raj Shri Films banner.
The film is a heartwarming tale of friendship and loyalty and features a legendary star cast including Amitabh Bachhan as Amit Srivastava, Boman Irani as Javed Siddiqui, and Anupam Kher as Om Sharma in the lead roles, with Parineeti Chopra, Neena Gupta, Sarika, Danny Denzongpa, Nafisa Ali Sodhi, and others playing pivotal roles.
Uunchai Reviews & BO Report
The film was released on November 11, 2022, and it was distributed by Yash Raj Films. The film opened to rave reviews, with praises for the performances of the star cast, direction, story and screenplay.
The film is a wholesome story of true friendship and loss, which makes it directly to audiences’ hearts. It describe a journey of 3 friends, who are on a trek to the Everest base camp, to fulfil their fourth friend’s last wish.
The film explores this adventurous journey, which is so beautiful that you don’t blink your eyes even for a second. A simple trek turns out to be a personal, emotional, and spiritual journey during which they battle their physical limitations and discover the meaning of life and freedom.
The film was released on 483 screens, with just 1500 shows in India, and on 351 screens overseas, with 70 screens in Nepal. The film. The film, made on an estimated budget of Rs. 30-35 crore, grosses around Rs. 2 crore on its opening day.
Rating: ⭐⭐⭐½#SoorajRBarjatya delivers a straight-from-the-heart film that celebrates friendship and hope… A simplistic plot treated with utmost simplicity, with drama and emotions [post-interval] being its USP. #UunchaiReview pic.twitter.com/56S0ez1USJ
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 11, 2022
— HT City (@htcity) November 11, 2022
#Uunchai Review: Family Entertainer is a Roller-Coaster Of Emotions, Humour & Thrill.@SrBachchan, @bomanirani, #Danny Very Good..@AnupamPKher You Nailed it. @ParineetiChopra Excellent Performance.. @Neenagupta001 Outstanding. #Sooraj ji Direction Fantastic.
Rating : ⭐⭐⭐⭐ pic.twitter.com/EDwDunakC5
— Vishwajit Patil (@_VishwajitPatil) November 11, 2022
1/4#UunchaiReview – CULT CLASSIC. 🌟🌟🌟🌟
It was indeed great to bring myself along the cult friendship legacy of #Uunchai FDFS today
I'm speechless after taking a roller coaster ride of all emotions in a never seen before Gem@rajshri @SrBachchan @bomanirani @AnupamPKher pic.twitter.com/oBg7Uq5uyX
— EF Arko Majumdar 🇮🇳 (@arkomajumdaref) November 11, 2022
Some movies like #Uunchai should not be reviewed.
All i can say is, there are some filmmakers whose movie should not be judged. Just go to theatre and appreciate it because they have given us so much in return like #HAHK , #HSSH , #MPK , #Dosti etc #UunchaiReview @rajshri
— Devaa Jain (@DevaaJain) November 11, 2022
Uunchai OTT Release Date
The streaming rights of the adventure drama film have been acquired by India’s leading platform, Zee5. Generally, it takes 30 days for a mid budget film to become available on OTT after its theatrical run. So we can expect it to stream on the platform in December. The official announcement from the makers has yet to be made.