Padmavat has been going through a lot of difficult situations during the making of this film. Firstly its name was changed from Padmavati to Padmavat and now it will be releasing on 25th January 2018. Padmavat which stars Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini, Ranveer Singh as Sultan Allauddin khilji, and Shahid Kapoor who will be playing as Maharwal Ratan Singh. This is not it the movie will be going to head to head with Akshay Kumar’s Padman which Is also releasing on the same weekend as Padmavat. But, very soon after the official announcement of Padmavat release date, TV reports suggested that the film has been banned in Rajasthan. The Vasundhara Raje government has reportedly refused the film from getting a theatrical release in the state. On Friday, the Central Bureau of Film Certification (CBFC) granted Padmavat a U/A certification. The certified runtime of the Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor starrer is 2 hours and 43 minutes (163 minutes.
On the other hand there is Padman which is also releasing on the same weekend as Padmavat. The Akshay Kumar movie movie Padman also stars Radhika apte and Sonam Kapoor, the film has been directed by R Balki and is a story about Tamil Nadu based activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, the man who revolutionized the manufacture of the low cost sanitary napkin in India. This is another film of Akshay Kumar for the betterment of the society just like Jolly LLB2 and and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Meanwhile, the release of Neeraj Pandey’s action thriller Aiyaary, starring Manoj Bajpayee and Sidharth Malhotra, has been postponed from January 26 to February 9, as the producers did not want a box-office clash. Padmavat has been surrounded by controversies since the very beginning and many Rajput’s have objected on the making of the film, they call it an insult to the Rajput tradition and culture.
Well Padmavat and PAdman both are releasing on 25th January but lets see who wins the box office its going to be a big clash.