Alia Bhatt’s Darlings promised an eerie vibe when its teaser was launched final month and it definitely delivered. Tackling the intense subject of home abuse, the movie has amazed many whereas making some folks very uncomfortable.
Darlings is a narrative the place tables are turned and the girl stands as much as her abusive husband to present him a style of his personal medication. With the prey changing into the predator, the darkish comedy has been criticised for encouraging home abuse towards males. Some viewers missed out on the purpose of the movie, taking it on a lot of a literal stage as an alternative of greedy its nuance however followers are able to defend the movie on Twitter.
There are netizens calling for a boycott of Bhatt, the lead actor and co-producer of the movie. They stated the scenario could be completely different had been the genders reversed, forgetting that the genders had been reversed within the movie initially and that this was the precise reversal. The movie is a tackle the “reversed” scenario the place girls are abused in actual life.
Many jumped to the movie’s defence saying that it’s not anti-men however anti-sexism and that it’s essential to “show the monster before vanquishing it”.
Some even checked it out to see what the fuss was about solely to grasp it’s the concern that males might be handled the identical method they deal with girls that’s making them cry out.
In a nutshell, it’s “society’s reality with a little twist”.
General, netizens assume it’s an excellent tackle home abuse that connects fantasy with realism.
“An end to generational violence and trauma” is what all of us wish to see.
It’s a “must-watch”.
Even Shah Rukh Khan cleared his schedule to make room for it.
Darlings is accessible for viewing on Netflix. What did you consider the movie?