“From Devotion to Outrage: The Bhagavad Gita’s Role in Oppenheimer’s Hollywood Controversy”
After Pathan, Oppenheimer has brought back the charm of Indian cinemas. But after watching Oppenheimer, many people have accused a scene of hurting religious sentiments. What is it after all? Let’s know.
Oppenheimer Controversy: Christopher Nolan, one of the world’s biggest directors, has created panic with the film Oppenheimer. With the release, the craze of the film is raising the heads of the people.
There was a crazy advance booking of the film. After Pathan, Oppenheimer has brought back the charm of Indian cinemas. But after watching Oppenheimer, many people have accused one scene of hurting religious sentiments.
“From Devotion to Outrage: The Bhagavad Gita’s Role in Oppenheimer’s Hollywood Controversy
Why the furore over Oppenheimer?
This film is all about the scientist J.J. who made the first atomic bomb The story of this movie is Based on the life of Robert Oppenheimer. J. Robert.
Oppenheimer used to read Bhagavad Gita, but in the film, it is shown that the Bhagavad Gita read by Oppenheimer during the sex scene, which has now created a ruckus.
In the film it is shown that actor Cillian Murphy, who plays the role Oppenheimer, is reading the Bhagavad Gita while being intimate with his girlfriend.
People are trolling director Christopher Nolan fiercely for showing intimate scenes while reciting the Hindu scripture Bhagavad Gita in the film. Many people are also criticizing the Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for releasing this scene in India without deleting it.
Oppenheimer passed abroad with an R rating
Oppenheimer is director Christopher Nolan’s first film in the last 20 years, which has been given an R rating. R rating given.
R rating is given to those Hollywood movies, which contain factors like adult content, adult themes, heart language, violence, sexual nudity, drugs abuse.
However, the Censor Board of Film Certification in India has passed the film with a UA rating after deleting some sex scenes to reduce the length of the film.
The cuts in the film were made by the studio itself, because they did not think that the CBFC would allow these scenes.
It is being told in the report that CBFC had asked the filmmakers to mute only one word and also demanded to remove it from the subtitles.
But the board retained the shot where Jean Tatlock (Florence Pugh) gets intimate and asks Oppenheimer (Cilian Murphy) to read the Bhagavad Gita.
People got angry after seeing Oppenheimer
After watching this scene in the film, people got angry. The film is being criticized. Many people are calling this scene “derogatory”. Taking out his anger, a user wrote – There is a scene in the film, where a nude girl brings Bhagavad Gita to Oppenheimer and he reads it while having sex. In my opinion this is a very derogatory scene.
Another user wrote – Indian censor board should be ashamed for allowing this. Christopher Nolan is a racist director of Hollywood.
Indian fighters were humiliated in the WWI film, and now they have tried to make sexual reference with Hinduism. Porn lovers from western countries are again exploiting Hindu texts.
One user wrote – I demand to boycott Oppenheimer. I came to know that it has a very objectionable scene related to Bhagavad Gita. Never trust Hollywood and West to present Hinduism positively and accurately.
At least after lot of controversy Hollywood film ‘Oppenheimer’, it has been finally released in India on 21st July. The film is earning a lot of money at the box office.
But now due to the anger of the people, the collection of the film in India can be affected. By the way, have you seen ‘Oppenheimer’ yet or not?