pushpa movie Facts
If there’s one thing that Telugu filmmakers have mastered over the years, it’s their knack to get the masala cinema formula right.
No matter how predictable their films get, most Telugu films continue to appeal to the masses because of the mainstream treatment, and Allu Arjun’s Pushpa: The Rise is no different.
Sukumar’s film is largely engaging and set against the backdrop of red sandalwood smuggling as it follows the rise of the film’s lead, Pushparaj aka Pushpa
A terrific Allu Arjun not just shines in the role, but also makes it one of the most memorable characters in recent years.
Pushpa, who lives with his mother, grows up without a father. He’s shamed for being a boy without a family name and years of humiliation leave him scarred, and he yearns for earn an identity for himself.
After taking up menial jobs for a pittance, he volunteers to be part of the red sandalwood smuggling gang for better pay.