1971 Beyond Borders, the upcoming Mohanlal starring war drama movie is one of the most-awaited projects of 2017. Interestingly, the movie is not just releasing in Malayalam but is hitting the theatres as a multilingual.
As per the reports, the Mohanlal movie is simultaneously releasing in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi. The distribution rights of the Hindi version has reportedly bagged by a prestigious Bollywood production banner.
The Telugu version of 1971 Beyond Borders, which has been titled as 1971 Baratha Sathiradu will release on April 7, on the same day of Malayalam release. The team is planning to release the Tamil and Hindi versions very soon.
The makers decided to release the movie in various languages, considering the successes of Kanupappa and Manyam Puli the Telugu versions of Oppam and Pulimurugan. Mohanlal has already made a place in Telugu industry, with the success of Janatha Garage.
1971 Beyond Borders, which is the fourth instalment of Major Mahadevan series, stars Mohanlal in double role, as Colonel Mahadevan and his father Sahadevan, a retired army officer. The movie is scripted by director Major Ravi himself.
Telugu actor Allu Sirish and Bollywood actor Arunodhay Singh appear in pivotal roles in the movie. Renji Panicker, Saiju Kurup, Sudheer Karamana, Asha Sarath, Manikuttan, Krishna Kumar, etc., appear in the supporting roles.