Indians’ love for Ramayana and Mahabharata onscreen has now made way for Game of Thrones-esque epic films which are tapping into the country’s rich history and mythology. Featured Image: https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/ponniyin-selvan-review-mani-ratnam-s-epic-true-spirit-kalki-s-novel-168438
Brahmastra, Sita, Ponniyan Selvan: Mythology and historical films in Bollywood are a fad or financial gamble?
We are going to watch Ponniyan Selvan or PS1, Adipurush, Sita featuring Kangana Ranaut, and Chanakya in the months to come.
What the success of Mani Ratnam’s ‘Ponniyin Selvan: 1’ tells us about historical fiction
Stories from history embed easily in pop culture because of its ability to capture our imagination and give us a sense of identity
Interest in period dramas powers India’s ‘old armour’ industry | India News – Times of India
India News: In the congested bylanes of Lakhipura, located within the deep recesses of old Meerut, 45-year-old Noor Saifi gives final touches to the replica of a .
Streaming platforms to splurge on period dramas
The investment for period pieces is definitely higher than stories set in contemporary milieu. But based on audience reaction and opinion, they are also the most-watched shows on streaming platforms
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