Batla House Movie Review
Batla House is an Indian Bollywood film based on the 2008’s controversial Batla House encounter of Indian Mujahideen(IM) terrorists in Jamia Nagar, Delhi. It raised many questions about the role of Delhi Police, ACP Sanjeev Kumar and the intent of their operation which killed rumoured terrorists. In this article, we will be reviewing the movie Batla House with some best reasons to watch this movie in theatres.
With John Abraham, Mrunal Thakur as lead cast Batla House the running time of this movie is 2 hours, 25 Minutes. The story of this movie will grab you by the scarf of your neck to see the harsh reality of communal disharmony and the riots it births. with extreme action sequences and fight scenes, John’s muscle power speaks its language. The story begins with John Abraham who is a decorated and renowned officer known as ACP Sanjeev Kumar Yadav arriving at Batla House location as his team faces young college boys who according to their investigation are part of Indian Mujahideen terrorist group who are responsible for the Delhi blasts 2008. As the police force led by ACP engages the boys tries to run and in this high action drama 2 of the youth dies and one gets captured alive and one of the boys escapes from the situation.
This incident sparks a racial debate among the intentions made by the police authorities and the ACP puts all his powers to prove themselves right as one of their policemen died during the shootout. While on the other hand masses and humanitarian groups say that this encounter was faked by the department for promotions of higher authorities. ACP Sanjeev Kumar suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and his marriage is on the verge of breaking down just after the shooting incident. Sanjeev still works daringly often with rouge action to prove himself correct.
The Second half of this movie is filled with courtroom drama where there is a high tensed debate to prove both the sides wright and the opposite sides wrong and the decision is yet to see. The biggest USP of this movie is the gripping story which keeps the audience on hold for almost 2.5 hours long without making them bored. The director Nikhil Advani did not waste a single time to establish characters or making the story lengthy.
Batla House is a true impact, intense drama movie with lots of twist and turns, if you want to know the exact truth behind this real incident then you must visit theatres to watch the story. Thank you for reading this article.