Last Film Show (Chhello Show) beat out big-ticket titles like “Vikram Vedha” and “Ponniyin Selvan” to take the top spot on IMDb’s “Most Anticipated New Indian Movies and Shows” list.
IMDb calculates the pageviews of its visitors to determine the ongoing buzz around a title. It then ranks these titles according to their popularity in real time.
Last Film Show, the Gujarati-language film which was selected as India’s official entry in the Best International Feature Film category at the 95th Academy Awards, currently holds 29.5% of the top ten pageviews on the India page. IMDb spotlight.
In comparison, the big-budget magnum opus “Ponniyin Selvan” comes in at 23.8%, while star actor Hrithik Roshan-Saif Ali Khan “Vikram Vedha” is at 14.6%. The list also includes other high profile tracks like “Prince”, “Doctor G”, “Thank God”, “Ram Sethu” and others.
Delighted with the news, director Pan Nalin shares, “I am moved and thrilled by the massive buzz our film Last Film Show (Chhello Show) is generating around the world. IMDb is the world’s most trusted movie database offering real-time reviews and ratings. Earning a top spot on their “Most Anticipated Films” list is a great honor and further confirmation of the film’s universal appeal.
Last Film Show (Chhello Show) is a Gujarati-language film about a nine-year-old boy, Samay (Bhavin Rabari), and his dream of making a 35mm celluloid film. The Last Film Show trailer recently aired to unanimous applause.
Produced by Roy Kapur Films, Jugaad Motion Pictures, Monsoon Films and Chhello Show LLP, the film is set to hit theaters in Gujarat and across India on October 14, 2022.