Screenwriter and author Jon Spaihts, who has famously penned the scripts for the 2016 superhero film 'Doctor Strange' and Denis Villeneuve's epic sci-fi movie 'Dune' is heavily impressed with Indian filmmaker SS Rajamouli's epic period drama 'RRR', which stars Telugu superstars Ram Charan and Jr NTR in lead roles along with Bollywood actors Ajay Devgn and Alia Bhatt.
Jon Spaihts' Tweet
Jon took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the film. Showering praise, he tweeted with the film's still: "Holy hell, RRR. Has any movie ever packed more movie into a movie? What a ride. Still thinking about it a couple days later."
The movie team has shared the same with the world through their social media handle. Not just Jon Spaihts, but several known Hollywood celebs have been lauding the film for its content, ever since it started streaming on Netflix.
Earlier in June, Doctor Strange screenwriter C. Robert Cargill watched the movie and shared his review on Twitter. Sharing his reaction to the period drama, Cargill wrote: "Friends came over last night to initiate me into the cult of RRR (Rise, Roar, Revolt) and I'm here to report I am now fully, truly, deeply a member." ALSO READ: RRR sets global viewership record on Netflix, Ram Charan and Jr NTR starrer becomes rage in streaming world
He also described RRR as "the craziest, most sincere, weirdest blockbuster I've ever seen." Cargill added that he was quite certain that he was going to watch the movie once again with his partner.
About SS Rajamouli's RRR
RRR opened in theatres worldwide on March 25 this year. It is set in colonial India and narrates a fictional story of two freedom fighters, Komaram Bheem, a tribal rebel leader played by Jr NTR, and Alluri Sitarama Raju played by Ram, who infiltrates the British police forces for a coveted mission.
Meanwhile, Ram Charan starrer has set a new record in the streaming business. Netflix recently said that the Hindi version of "RRR" has become 'the most popular film from India' on the streamer globally. According to the streaming platform, "RRR" (Hindi) film, which has a runtime of 3 hours 2 minutes, has been viewed for "over 45 million hours" across the world.
Also, 'RRR', one of the most successful Indian films of 2022, has minted over Rs 1,200 crore at the box office worldwide.
(With IANS inputs)