Critics Choice Awards 2023: RRR does it again. The film has made India proud once again at the global platform. After bringing the Golden Globe, filmmaker Rajamouli's magnum opus film 'RRR' has won the Critics' Choice Award for Best Foreign Language Film. it's song Naatu Naatu also won an award for Best Song. A tweet from the handle of the 28th Critics' Choice Awards read: "Congratulations to the cast and crew of @RRRMovie - winners of the #criticschoice Award for Best Foreign Language Film. #CriticsChoiceAwards"
RRR wins Best Foreign Language Film
'RRR' was contending against films such as 'All Quiet on the Western Front', 'Argentina 1985', 'Bardo', 'False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths', 'Close' and 'Decision to Leave'.
The filmmaker was seen posing with the honour at the ceremony. A video shared on the handle of the 28th Critics' Choice Awards showed Rajamouli posing for the shutterbugs with the trophy. "The handle Cheers on a well deserved win @RRRMovie," the caption read. In the clip, he is seen dressed in brown kurta paired with a khakee coloured pants with a red and grey muffler.
Naatu Naatu wins Best Song
RRR was awarded with the trophy for the Best Original Song in a film for its 'Naatu Naatu' track, which has become an international phenomenon.
The song edged out tracks like Taylor Swift's 'Carolina' from' Where the Crawdads Sing', 'Ciao Papa' from - Guillermo del Toro's 'Pinocchio' Lady Gaga and Bloodpop's 'Hold My Hand' from 'Top Gun: Maverick', Rihanna's 'Lift Me Up' from 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' and 'New Body Rhumba' from White Noise
'RRR' stars NTR Jr., Ram Charan, Ajay Devgn, Alia Bhatt, Shriya Saran, Samuthirakani, Ray Stevenson, Alison Doody and Olivia Morris. It centres around two real-life Indian revolutionaries, Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem, their fictional friendship and their fight against the British Raj.
Set in the 1920s, the plot explores the undocumented period in their lives when both the revolutionaries chose to go into obscurity before they began the fight for their country.
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