Movie Raktdhar: A Mission and a Revenge Thriller
Raktdhar is a 2017 Indian Hindi-language action drama film written and directed by Ajit Varma. The film stars Jimmy Sharma, Shakti Kapoor, Mukesh Rishi, and Deepshika Nagpal. The film producer is Chitra Films Productions. Raktdhar was released in India in October 2017.
The film revolves around the life of a transgender named Karan (Jimmy Sharma), who is brutally murdered by a corrupt politician named Jayraj (Shahbaz Khan). Karan's friend Rani (Shakti Kapoor), who is also a transgender, decides to take revenge on Jayraj and his associates with the help of a journalist named Padmavati Shetty (Deepshika Nagpal) and a police officer named Linga Shetty (Mukesh Rishi). The film portrays the struggles and challenges faced by the transgender community in India and their fight for justice and dignity.
The film received mixed reviews from critics and audiences. Some praised the film for its bold and sensitive portrayal of the transgender issues, while others criticized it for its poor execution and melodrama. The film was also appreciated for its performances, especially by Shakti Kapoor, who played a transgender role for the first time in his career. The film also won the Best Film Award at the 2018 Dadasaheb Phalke Film Festival.
Raktdhar is not just a movie, but a mission and a revenge thriller that aims to raise awareness and empathy for the transgender community in India. The film is available to watch online on various platforms. You can watch the official trailer of the film here.