Fights in Villain choreographed by stunt masters of films like Magadheera and Raees!
Villain is finally gearing up for release this 27 and the fans are all excited about that. This B Unnikrishnan directorial is one of the most awaited movies of the year. Apart from Mohanlal, the movie also stars noted actors like Manju Warrier, Vishal, Hansika Motwani Srikanth and Raashi Khanna. Rockline Films is making their entry to Mollywood by funding this big budget movie.
Villain is a crime thriller in which Mohanlal plays the role of a police office. Vishal will be seen as a doctor and his is said to be a grey shaded role. As per the director, Villain is not a loud mass masala film. It is more of an emotional thriller that follows a very serious mood.
The fight sequences in Villain have been choreographed by some of India’s leading stunt masters. Reportedly, three stunt masters are associated with this movie – Ram Laxman, Ravi Varma and G. The Ram-Laxam duo is known for their spectacular works in films like Magadheera, Mirchi and Sarrainodu. Ravi Varma has choreographed action blocks in films like Raees, Dhruva and Irumugan. G is noted for his stylish work in the Tamil whodunit thriller Dhuruvangal 16.
With the involvement of such an ensemble team of fight masters, action lovers can be assured of a real treat in Villain. Unlike Pulimurugan where the stunts were wild and ferocious, the action blocks in Villain will be more stylish and refined. Mohanlal had shed a few kilos before starting the shoot as his character in the movie demanded a trimmer look.
Villain has a good line up technicians associated with it. Cinematography is handled by Manoj Paramahamsa and NK Ekambaram. Songs are composed by Oppam fame 4 Musics while background score is done by Ezra fame Sushin Shyam. Shameer Mohammed of Charlie and Angamaly Diaries fame is in charge of the edits.
Rockline Entertainments will be distributing the film through Maxlab. In Kerala alone, they are eyeing to release it in a whopping 300+ centres. So, a massive opening is definitely on cards for Villain.