Alia Bhatt movie Gangubai Kathiawadi released in theatres on February 25, Now on Netflix

Alia Bhatt-starrer and Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial Gangubai Kathiawadi has released on Netflix

The period drama is centered around Bhatt’s protagonist Gangubai, and traces her rise in Mumbai in the 1960s.

The film’s plot is based on writer S Hussain Zaidi’s book, the Mafia Queens of Mumbai.

While the movie went on to earn nearly Rs 197 crore based on a budget of around Rs 150 crore, critics lapped up Bhatt’s central and grounding performance in an otherwise loud and dramatic movie.

The movie is a biographical crime drama set in 1950s' and '60s' Mumbai about Ganga Harjeevandas, a.k.a Gangubai

Ever since Gangubai Kathiawadi was announced, a section of the audience had questioned Alia Bhatt’s casting, feeling that the film required a more mature actor

Apart from Alia Bhatt, the movie also stars Vijay Raaz, Jim Sarbh, Seema Pahwa and Ajay Devgn among others in pivotal roles.