Fukrey 3: The upcoming Bollywood film, Fukrey 3 got leaked on the internet, before its release. This film is the third part of the 2013 film, Fukrey. This drama-comedy is set to release on 28th September 2023. However, Unfortunately, the film has to undergo piracy fraud issues just before the release of the film. Moreover, this issue is on the rise as this has been circulating on many piracy websites including, WhatsApp, YouTube and Telegram. This could affect the box office collection of the film which is set to release in two days. However, the film is still seeing a remarkable pre-booking number and read on to know how.
Fukrey 3 leaked on social media platforms
This movie stars the OG gang, of Ali Fazal, Richa Chadha, Pulkit Samrat and Varun Sharma. Moreover, it also has Pankaj Tripathi from the second instalment of Fukrey, Fukrey Returns. This movie has been one of the most hyped movies of the year. Unfortunately, it became a victim of piracy when the links to the movie were shared on social media with the hashtag, FUKREY 3 LEAKED! #Fukrey3Leaked. However, things became suspicious when the lead actor, Ali Fazal also shared a YouTube link of the film, with the same hashtags.
Initially shocked, it turns out that the film leak was no coincidence but a conscious choice from the production house, A movie was leaked to shed light on the concerning cause of piracy that has been very common in recent times. Moreover, this is to send the message of the harms of piracy while unconventionally marketing the movie. The team made a new movie just to promote this but what made it more interesting is that they did that in reversed roles. However, the genuine comedy of the Fukrey franchise was kept in this leaked movie, making it a fun watch. This was a clever tactic taken up by the filmmakers of the movie, to send across a message while promoting the film.
shedding light on piracy issues
This deliberate stunt was done to reflect on the piracy problems with many recent films facing this issue such as Jawan, Mark Antony, Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani, Ponniyin Selvan-2 and so on.