After opposing ‘Chhapaak’ on social media people have also voted against film on the review aggregator website IMDb. Only 28.8% (2046) out of 7106 users on the website gave the film a 10 out of 10 rating. Whereas the number giving 1 rating is 57.1% (4059).
Ajay Devgn starrer ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ released with ‘Chhapaak’ but it defeated Deepika film badly at box office. ‘Tanhaji’ has an average of 8.8 rating from 10. 74.5% (4584) out of 6154 users gave the film a 10 out of 10 rating. While the lowest, giving 1 rating out of 10, is just 6.2% (382).
Chhapaak directed by Meghna Gulzar and Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior directed by Om Raut are both biographical dramas. The story of Chhapaak is inspired by the life of Laxmi Agarwal a Delhi-based acid attack survivor while ‘Tanhaji’ is a heroic tale of Maratha warrior Tanaji Malusare.