It looks like filmmakers have been left with no artistic license as of late. After Bajirao Mastani faced criticism for portraying historical inaccuracies, Hrithik Roshan starrer Mohenjo Daro, based on the ancient Indus Valley civilisation, is now receiving backlash from twitteratis.
While Hrithik received a thumbs up for the first look of his machismo avatar:
— N R Pachisia (@nrpachisia) June 8, 2016
— Tellychakkar.com (@tellychakkar) June 8, 2016
‘Mohenjo Daro’ to hit screens on August 12
Pooja Hegde’s first look didn’t go down so well with fans who found her look as Chaani the “Chosen One,” inaccurate.
Not only did the Mohenjo-daro civilization have advance city planning but also a bedazzler. pic.twitter.com/rTmxSPskJb
— MansiJain (@MansiNiraJain) June 16, 2016
And waxed legs! https://t.co/nJ45o4oIpn
— Aseem Chhabra (@chhabs) June 16, 2016
Aishwarya’s purple lips spark ridicule on Twitter
One woman in particular, shined as she summed up the flaws of the so-called historical depiction in these six epic tweets.
According to her, here’s everything that’s wrong with Bollywood today:
Boss, what sick orientalism is this? Who told them that Harappans had these feathers in their hair? pic.twitter.com/PY8SmdlPnE
— Ruchika Sharma (@tishasaroyan) June 16, 2016
Courtesy : Express Tribune