Khaidi No 150 is probably one of the most awaited films in the recent times. One can easily say that no film has created such a buzz as Khaidi as it is Chiranjeevi’s comeback film after ten long years. The masala entertainer has hit the screens today and let’s see how it turns out to be.
Khaidi No. 150 English: Prisoner No. 150 is an Indian Telugu-language action drama film by V. V. Vinayak, and written by AR Murugadoss. The film features
Chiranjeevi and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead role and marks as the former's comeback to acting after 10 years in his 150th film. It is a remake of the Tamil film Kaththi. Principal photography of the film commenced in June 2016 in Hyderabad.Chiranjeevi's 150th full-length feature film began filming in April 2016. The film is the remake of 2014 Tamil action drama, Kaththi, featuring Vijay and Samantha Ruth Prabhu which dealt with issues such as farmer suicides and water scarcity in India.The film was financed by Ram Charan and A. Subashkaran and V. V. Vinayak directed Chiranjeevi for the second time. The Paruchuri Brothers wrote the script based on A.R. Murugadoss' original story.Devi Sri Prasad composed music for the film.The film features Chiranjeevi and Kajal Aggarwal was finalised as the heroine in late July 2016. Tarun Arora was selected as the antagonist for the film.Kaththi Seenu (Chiranjeevi) is a happy go lucky crook who escapes from jail and plans to leave the country for good. One fine day, he comes across an accident and helps the man who gets affected by it.
The twist in the tale arises when Seenu finds out that the man he saved is the exact look a like of him. He cleverly sends back Shankar to jail in his place and silently enters his life to earn more money. He comes to know that Shankar’s life is miserable as he is the only man who is helping the downtrodden farmers of his village. Upset by this, Seenu decides to own Shankar’s problems and launches a huge fight against the corporate companies who are behind all this. How does he solve all these problems forms the rest of the story.The first thing which comes to your mind once you start watching the film is, did Chiru really take a nine-year-old gap. Right from the first frame, he impresses you big time. Even after all these years, Chiru’s screen presence, comedy timing, and performance have not gone down one bit.
Principal photography commenced on 23 June 2016 as key sequences being shot at Chanchalguda Central Jail in Hyderabad. Later, in August 2016 Chiranjeevi and Kajal
joined the shooting at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad. A special song was shot with Raai Laxmi and Chiranjeevi in October 2016. In November, two songs were shot with the lead pair Chiranjeevi and Kajal in Europe. Raghava Lawrence, Jani Master and Sekhar master choreographed the dances. Ram Lakshman choreographed the
fights.The soundtrack album and background score were composed by Devi Sri Prasad. The soundtrack album consists of five tracks.