Baahubali: The Beginning

Baahubali: The Beginning

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Part one of the Indian epic action adventure Baahubali series written and directed by S.S. Rajamouli and starring Prabhas. More

A young Shivudu (Prabhas) is left as a foundling in a small village by his mother. By the time he’s grown up, it has become apparent that he possesses exceptional gifts. He meets the beautiful warrior/princess Avanthika (Tamannaah Bhatia) and learns that her queen has been held captive for the last 25 years. Shividu sets off to rescue her, discovering his own origins in the process.

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2015Rating: M, Violence158 minsIndiaTelugu, Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam with English subtitles
Bollywood & Indian Cinema

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Baahubali: The Beginning | Reviews

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Topless men fight bulls, couples kiss amid orchids, hundreds of flogged extras erect a tower and there’s a 45 minute battle – SS Rajamouli’s two-part epic brilliantly ticks off the blockbuster wish-list, and innovates with it.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

A sweeping, breathless, gloriously overblown adventure yarn filled with marketable ingredients, from rip-roaring battle scenes to exotic landscapes, big-hearted romance to cliff-hanging suspense.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Although he isn't as well known to Hindi film fans as that other famously shirtless star Salman Khan, Prabhas has a presence grand enough to transcend language.

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Baahubali: The Beginning | Release Details

Baahubali: The Beginning is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix and Apple TV.