Earlier Pawan Wadeyar directed Govindaya Namaha and Googly, and proved that he is an eligible filmmaker in Kannada film industry. While speaking to Filmibeat Pawan Wadeyar said that, " When I was directing Govindaya Namaha, I had this concept of Rana Vikrama for Puneeth Rajkumar."
The happy director-actor also said that, " It was my dream come true to direct a movie for Puneeth Rajkumar aka Appu". Popularly known as Appu by his fans, Puneeth Rajkumar acquires a huge base all over Karnataka. The actor's die-hard fans eagerly wait for his movies to release.
When all the fans of Appu were waiting for an action entertainer after Power, Pawan Wadeyar's Rana Vikrama made an entry at the theatres. The movie has received huge positive responses from the audiences all over the globe.
According to the box office reports, Rana Vikrama's first week box office collection is 16 crores and the film is still doing a good business all over Karnataka. The movie has successfully completed 25 days at theatres on May 5th and it has been released in USA also.
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Pawan Wadeyar's Hatrick Movie
After the success of Govindaya Namaha and Googly, Rana Vikrama is the hatrick hit movie of director-actor Pawan Wadeyar. The movie has been released in USA and has just started its business. Let wait to see the overseas first week box office collection.
Puneeth aka Appu is the main highlight of the movie. The actor plays dual roles as a villager and a Police Officer. Along with Puneeth, actresses Adah Sharma and Anjali has also done a good job in Rana Vikrama.
A Story About Pre-Independence And Post Independence Era
Rana Vikrama is a complete action action entertainer. For the first time, Appu has played a dual role in a movie. The story moves around the pre-independence and post-independence era and the problems faced by Kannadigas due to the border disputes between Maharashtra and Karnataka.
An Imaginary Story By Pawan Wadeyar
Though Rana Vikrama is a imaginary story by Pawan Wadeyar, it hasn't failed to connect with Kannada audience. In fact, the film has portrayed more about the love for Kannada language and Kannada audience and problems they faced during the rule of Britishers.
Puneeth And Adah Sharma
1920 and Heart Attack fame Adah Sharma is a known actress other film industries. However, Rana Vikrama is her debut in Sandalwood and the actress' acting in the movie matches with Powerstar Puneeth Rajkumar.
Puneeth And Anjali
It is for the first time Puneeth has shared his onscreen space with two actresses in a movie. In the pre-independence part of Rana Vikrama, Telugu actress Anjali has acted as Appu's wife and she is best at her performance.
Puneeth In Dr Rajkumar's Makeover
Pawan Wadeyar's endless efforts to showcase Puneeth Rajkumar in two different styles in the movie has worked out. In the song 'Airdelu Airchilu' Puneeth is seen as his father Dr Rajkumar which is a feastful watch to audience.
After Mythri, Its Rana Vikrama
In 2015, Rana Vikrama is the second hit movie of Puneeth Rajkumar. First is was BM Giriraj's Mythri. Puneeth played himself in the movie which not only collected good at the box office, but also bought good fame to Kannada film industry.