Dabangg 3, directed by Deva Prabhu is an action-comedy movie in the Hindi language. It was produced by Arbaaz Khan and Salman Khan under production houses Arbaaz Khan Productions and Salman Khan Films. It is a sequel to the films Dabangg and Dabangg 2 as the 3rd instalment. Dabangg 3 screenplay was written by Pradesh with actors such as Sonakshi Sinha, Arbaaz Khan and Salman Khan reprising their previous roles. Their antagonist includes Sudeep Manjrekar and Saiee.
Dabangg 3 was also released in Telugu, Kannada and Tamil languages and released in theatres in India on 20th December 2019. It was received with mixed reviews with some praising the performance of the actors while others being critical stating that it was weaker compared to the previous films. It faced other problems including being released during the CAA protest making the film the lowest-earning movie.
After Dabangg 2, this movie shows Chulbul Pandey as a police officer after encountering his old nemesis, Bali Singh. This film starts off showing the hero of the film preventing a robbery in a wedding. He beats up the goons and the leader of the group at the wedding. Gullu, the gang’s leader returns to a former job as a band trumpeter while Chulbul, a much loved but a corrupt cop is dealing with the daily life of his family.
As the film moves along, a despaired girl is injured and arrives at Makkhi’s station after she escaped from someplace seeking help. Makkhi and Chulbul join the effort to punish the perpetrators of the crimes and in the long run, a prostitution racket leader, Chinti Waalia is arrested.
The story then Pans out to the past as Chulbul whose real name is Dhaakad Chand Pandey fell in love with a girl who was supposed to marry Makkhi. At the same time, the ruthless goon Bali also set his eyes on Khushi. Bali then proceeds to kill Khushi and her family in front of Dhaakad Pandey.
Fast forward to the present, Chulbul realised he needs to deal with the goon who killed his bride to be once and for all. The story further evolves with some of the police officers being turned into moles for the goons and later on turning their allegiance against the goons after Chulbul intercepts a truck filled with money.
In the end, Chulbul kills Bali after invading a quarry where Bali is holding Rajjo and Makkhi hostages.