Chiranjivi...sincere advice...please retire from movies while there is some dignity left. This one took away 75% of whatever eas left from your last few movies. While you are at it, please ask that idiot monkey boy Pavan Kalyan to retire as well. You guys should learn from Nagababu. He is the only one from your family who has maintained a dignified presence with the kind of roles he choses.
At least for most Hyderabadis, watching Shankar Dada Zindabad will make it seem like they are watching it again. They know everything that's going to happen, and they are going just because there's Chiranjeevi in it.
Indeed, Shankar Dada Zindabad is a frame-to-frame remake of Lage Raho Munnabhai, which was a cult hit, running about 115 days in Hyderabad - a huge feat for a Hindi movie - which means a large number of locals would have seen it, given that almost every Hyderabadi speaks Hindi.
So there is simply nothing to look forward to for the average Hyderabadi in the fi....