Posts Tagged ‘Red Alert’

Movie Review – Red Alert (2010)

Red Alert – The War Within: A good attempt

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Rating: 3 out of 5*

Starring: Suniel Shetty, Sameera Reddy, Bhagyashree, Vinod Khanna, Ashish Vidyarthi, Gulshan Grover and Naseeruddin Shah (in Sp App)

Director: Anant Narayan Mahadevan

With a hard hitting realistic film Red Alert – The War Within actor turned filmmaker Anant Narayan Mahedevan has finally found his calling after directing a good number of average movies distinctively belonging to a diverse genre. The film based on a true story manages to strike a chord with the manner Mahadevan has narrated the subject without taking sides and has been ably supported by his ensemble cast.

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Posted by Editor on 9 July, 2010

“The Germans Appreciated ‘Red Alert’” – Ananth Mahadevan

Ananth Mahadevan directed ‘Red Alert – The War Within’ has made people sit up and take notice worldwide. In last year’s Stuttgart Film Festival, Germany, this drama about Naxalite movement in India received a standing ovation after it was screened as the closing film of the festival. Not just that, it was also hailed by international critics and presented with the ‘Director’s Vision Awards’.

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Posted by Editor on 8 July, 2010

Naxal ‘Woman Power’ in Red Alert

Red Alert-The War Within, slated for release this Friday, reveals an unusual angle in the Naxalite fold…the power of women. Toplining Sameera Reddy, Bhagyashree, Seema Biswas and Ayesha Dharker, the film highlights women fighting alongside men.

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Posted by Editor on 7 July, 2010

‘Red Alert’ to Release in Four Versions Simultaneously on July 16

Sunil Shetty and Sameera Reddy starrer movie, ‘Red Alert- The war within’ is going to hit the theaters in four languages simultaneously, on July 16. The producers, T.P. Aggarwal and his son Rahul Aggarwal have taken this decision realizing the topicality of the film.

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Posted by Editor on 6 July, 2010

Home Minister R R Patil Watches Naxalite Film

The fact that Maharashtra’s Home Minister R R Patil doesn’t watch too many films is not so interesting as the fact that he viewed Ananth Mahadevan’s Red Alert – The War Within, on Monday evening, a film about the genesis and consolidation of the Naxalite movement in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh.

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The film literally abuses the Establishment and lays the blame squarely on the government for fostering inequalities and injustice for the unprivileged classes thereby leading to the Maoist-Naxalite movement.

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Posted by Editor on 26 June, 2010