Director Aejaz Gulab's highly-anticipated Bollywood film "Ab Tak Chhappan 2" (ATC 2) finally released in theatres worldwide on 27 February. The Nana Patekar starrer has received mixed response from film-goers.
"Ab Tak Chhappan 2" is a sequel to Ram Gopal Varma's 2004 crime thriller "Ab Tak Chhappan", which was inspired by the life of a Mumbai Police sub-Inspector Daya Nayak. The movie revolves around Inspector Sadhu Agashe who is famous for having killed 56 people in encounters.
Raju Chada and Gopal Dalvi have produced "Ab Tak Chhappan 2", which has been written by Nilesh Girkar. Nana Patekar and Mohan Agashe are seen playing the same roles, Inspector Sadhu Agashe and Ex Commissioner Pradhan, that they essayed in the prequel.
The makers of "Ab Tak Chhappan 2" have changed all cast and crew other than these two actors. Gul Panag, Govind Namdev, Raj Zutshi, Vikram Gokhale and Ashutosh Rana are seen in important roles in the movie, which has Amal Mallik's music and Siddharth More's cinematography.
Many movie buffs, who watched "Ab Tak Chhappan 2" on its opening day, say that the movie does not have a fresh story. Nana Patekar's sterling performance is the main highlight of the film and it is also the only saving grace of the movie.
We bring you some unique Twitter comments of the audience. Here are the live updates of 'Ab Tak Chhappan 2' movie review by viewers:
Proud Indian @Mystical_Smile
The ENCOUNTER wasn't BIG; Nana rocks. 1st half - amazing dialogues - some hilarious, others emotional & a few patriotic too! #AbTakChhappan2
Deepal Mistry @DeepalMistry
#AbTakChhappan2: Bunked office to celebrate Hubby's passion & craze for Nana Patekar. Was fun. Nana is much better than Singham & Dabangg :P
Mr Shah @ImAngryToday
Nana Patekar bhau is mind blowing in #AbTakChhappan2. A true actor; take a bow, Sir. #FDFS was fun with @ankitpr89 @shivsenbharuch :)
#AbTakChhappan2 Movie is made on Most corrupt suspended Cop of Mumbai police by making him Hero, presented by Wave Cinemas #PontyChadda.
Ami Shah @amishah0505
Mid way through #AbTakChhappan2. Nana rocks! A worthwhile film after a gap! Let's keep fingers crossed as to the box office performance!
#AbTakChhappan2 is not a great film but it has #NanaPatekar and his terrific performance. You can spend your bucks just for the sake of him #NanaPatekar is extraordinary. His dialogue delivery is Jaan Leva and so is his straight face amazing expressions. #AbTakChhappan2
Ajay Brahmatmaj @brahmatmajay
It seems #AbTakChhappan2 was made years ago....old story,old presentation and nana zamane ki acting.
Faridoon Shahryar @iFaridoon
Nana Patekar is not only an incredibly good actor,he also presents a new n different way to do a Scene.Respect u Sir!! #AbTakChhappan2 #AbTakChhappan2 is the 1st victim of Censor Board forcefully muting several words,sentences.Its absolutely uncool!!