BookMyShow came up with a video promoting bookings of the controversial movie Padmaavat. The video has been loved by fans and subtly makes fun of the change in name of the movie from "Padmaavati" to "Padmaavat".
Watch the BookMyShow Video
People have loved the concept (seems more than the movie)
The film became controversial during production. with allegations from groups such as the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, a Rajput caste organisation, claiming that the film depicts factual inaccuracies, portraying the Rajput queen Padmavati in a bad light. Finally the movie was released in January 2017 with a few cuts and the name being changed from "Padamaavati" to "Padmaavat".
BookMyShow had earlier come up with an ad promoting the movie themed "Touchy Topic". It also had a light take on the controversy and was considered a bold move by BookMyShow given the controversy surrounding the movie. The ad received more than 8 million views on YouTube. Watch the ad below
The fans have loved the humor in the ad.
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