Padmaavat is an Indian epic period movie directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, Ranveer Singh. After the controversies, the director was forced to change the movie name from Padmavathi to Padmaavat and the censor board certified it as U/A. Padmaavat is said to have its release on 25th January 2018. Padmaavat is one of the most expensive Indian film ever made with a budget of 192crores by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and co-produced by Bhansali productions.
The film narrates the story of a Rajput queen Rani Padmini (Deepika Padukone), Maharawal Ratan Singh (Shahid Kapoor) and Sultan Alauddin Khilji(Ranveer Singh). The story portrays the legend of Alauddin Khilji's attack on Chittoor Fort to capture Rani Padmini.
The movie is said to be the first Indian movie to be released in IMAX3D.