marvel studio The film ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ (Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness) has been released worldwide. Along with India, the film has also been shot in Pakistan. Due to this film, five Pakistani films released on Eid suffered huge losses. Pakistani audience is preferring to watch ‘Doctor Strange 2’ instead of Lollywood movies, so this Hollywood film is getting more screens. This has shocked the actors and filmmakers.
The skyrocketing earnings of ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ have left Pakistani filmmakers in a tizzy. The Pakistani film industry, which was in a lot of trouble due to the Corona epidemic, was hoping to stay alive on the occasion of Eid. Therefore, on the occasion of Eid Mubarak, 5 films including ‘Gabarna Nahi Hai’ were released.
‘Doctor Strange 2’ spoils the game
Pakistani filmmakers had high expectations from these 5 films, these films were also doing good collections but the release of ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ spoiled the whole game. Alam is that even after ‘Doctor Strange’, it has become difficult for the films of our own country to get the screen. On the occasion of Eid, 4 Urdu and 1 Punjabi film were released in Pakistan. These films are getting tough competition from Hollywood films. The craze of the audience for ‘Doctor Strange’ is such that Hollywood films occupy 50 to 100 percent of the screen.
Actress Nida Yasir praises Pakistani filmmakers
Pakistani actress Nida Yasir wrote in an Instagram post, “The makers of the Pakistani film industry are proud of their bravery making films in this situation. Pakistani film should release at the time of English film.
I was told to unite
Apart from this, Nida Yasir raised her voice on the neglect of Pakistani films and said that we all have to be united to make our industry bigger and better. We are all taking risks and the time has come to stick together ‘.
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Requested the government to solve this
According to media reports, Pakistani filmmakers, who were suffering heavy losses, had also organized a press conference regarding their problem. Pakistan has complained to the filmmakers to the Ministry of Entertainment. They say that we have an objection and we appeal to the government that this problem should be resolved. Pakistani audiences are being turned away from their country’s films because of their focus on foreign films.
Tags: hollywood movies, Pakistan, pakistani actress
First Published: May 10, 2022, 17:46 IST