Mission Mangal Movie Cast & Character
Mission Mangal Movie Crew
Based on true events of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launching the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), making it the least expensive mission to Mars.
Mission Mangal Movie Details
Also known as: Mission Mars
Available on: streaming-platform
Theatrical Release Date: August 15, 2019
Budget: ₹70 crore
Worldwide Collection: ₹290.59 crore
Domestic Collection: ₹238.80 crore
Overseas Collection: ₹51.79 crore
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About Mission Mangal Movie
- On 5 November 2018, to coincide with 5 November 2013, the day the Mars Orbiter Mission was launched, Mission Mangal was announced.
- Principal photography for the film began later in mid-November.
- In early February, Pannu finished her schedule of shooting.
- Shakti initially had Mohanlal and Sridevi in mind for the roles played by Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan. Shakti pitched the idea to Kumar while working as an associate director to R. Balki in Kumar’s Pad Man.
- In November 2018, a copyright infringement lawsuit was filed against the makers of the film by the filmmaker Radha Bharadwaj.
- Mission Mangal was released in India on 15 August 2019 on the occasion of Indian Independence Day. It received positive reviews from critics and earned ₹291.59 crore worldwide.
- As of 12 October 2019, with a gross of ₹238.80 crore in India and ₹51.79 crore overseas, the film has earned ₹290.59 crore worldwide and have become 8th Highest gross Bollywood movie of 2019.
- At the 65th Filmfare Awards, Mission Mangal received 6 nominations, including Best Film, Best Director (Shakti) and Best Actress (Balan).
- The film was digitally released on the OTT platform, Disney+ Hotstar on 10 October 2019.