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MS Dhoni Film to Re-release in India on May 12

MS Dhoni Film to Re-release in India on May 12 JW7Today
MS Dhoni Film to Re-release in India on May 12

India's beloved cricket legend MS Dhoni continues to inspire fans even after his retirement from international cricket. As a tribute to his achievements, the blockbuster biographical movie "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story" is all set to re-release in Indian theatres on May 12. This exclusive re-release is an excellent opportunity for his fans to relive the journey of India's most successful cricket captain on the big screen.

The movie, originally released in 2016, received a lot of love and appreciation from audiences all over the world. It showcased the inspiring story of Dhoni's life, from his humble beginnings to becoming one of the greatest cricketers in Indian history. The film also delved into the untold aspects of his life and gave fans an inside look into the mind of one of India's most celebrated sportsmen.

Response to the Film's initial Release

Fox Star Studios released the movie on 30 September 2016, marking the widest release for a Bollywood film, screening in 61 countries. The movie was released in Hindi language and was also dubbed in Tamil, Telugu, and Marathi, though the Marathi version was later canceled due to opposition.

Following its release, the movie was a commercial and critical triumph. It secured the fifth spot as the highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2016 and the sixth highest-grossing Indian film worldwide in 2016, earning ₹215.48 crore.

With its re-release, fans can once again experience the same magic and relive the inspiring story of a true legend of Indian cricket.

What to Expect with the Re-Release

Bikram Duggal, Head-Studios, Disney Star, expressed his excitement over the re-release of the film, stating that it had been a special film for Star Studios and Indians all over the world. The re-release aims to give his fans across the country another chance to relive cricket's most magical moments on the big screen.

Directed by Neeraj Pandey, the late Sushant Singh Rajput portrayed the role of the 2011 World Cup-winning captain, Dhoni. The film also featured Kiara Advani, essaying the character of Sakshi Singh Rawat, Anupam Kher as Mahendra Singh Dhoni's father, Bhumika Chawla as his sister, and Disha Patani as Dhoni's late girlfriend.

Dhoni and the Film

The movie not only celebrates the success and achievements of Dhoni but also highlights his perseverance and dedication to the sport. His journey has been a source of inspiration for many young aspiring cricketers and sports enthusiasts in the country. The movie captures the essence of his life and portrays him as a role model for the youth of India.

Dhoni is widely regarded as one of the most successful cricket captains in history, having led India to victory in the 2007 T20 World Cup, the 2010 and 2016 Asia Cups, and the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. His contribution to Indian cricket is immeasurable, and his fans are eagerly awaiting the re-release of the movie to relive his journey once again.

In conclusion, the re-release of "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story" is a fitting tribute to the life and achievements of one of India's most celebrated cricketers.


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