Salman Khan fans had been waiting with bated breath for their favourite superstar’s film, Tubelight to release. However, Tubelight, unlike Salman’s other movies in the past, garnered mixed reviews from the critics since its release yesterday, ie June 23. Calling the movie disappointing film critic, Taran Adarsh, tweeted, Also Read - Bigg Boss 14 Latest Eviction: Sonali Phogat Gets Eliminated From Salman Khan-Hosted Show
Critical reviews notwithstanding, the film fraternity has been going gaga over the movie and the actors’ performances. Celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Subhash Ghai, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Dia Mirza, Sophie Choudry were present for the film’s special screening yesterday and were in awe of Kabir Khan’s directorial venture. They took to Twitter to express their feelings/opinions about the movie. (ALSO READ: Salman Khan’s bond with Shah Rukh Khan, Sohail Khan, Sanjay Dutt prove that he is the King of BROMANCE!)
The superstar’s dear friend and Chori Chori Chupke Chupke co-star, Preity Zinta was so touched with the actor’s performance that she couldn’t hold herself back and shared:
Choreographer turned director, Remo D Souza also showered the 51-year-old star with praises:
The beautiful diva, Dia Mirza, was also all praises for Salman and the entire Tubelight star cast.
Singer and actress, Sophie Choudry also joined the actors in praising the movie
Actor, television presenter and a dear friend of Kabir Khan also took the opportunity to congratulate the director and praise the film.
Television host and actor, Maniesh Paul also joined the bandwagon in appreciating the team for their brilliant performance in the movie.
He also loved the on-screen camaraderie between brothers, Salman and Sohail Khan
The makers of the movie are professing that “Tubelight” is perhaps the most extensive release ever for a Hindi film that has released in over 5,550 screens worldwide. Estimates suggest that it has released on 4,350 screens in India and 1,200 screens in traditional markets only, excluding China and other non-traditional markets.