Sachin Tendulkar, the name is enough to give you feels. He is the God of Cricket, and this tag is self-explanatory to what the former Indian captain is to the game and his devoted fans. And Sachin Tendulkar is ready to enthrall us once again, this time by bringing his iconic life on the silver screen. His biopic, Sachin: A Billion Dreams is all set to hit theatres on May 26, 2017 (Save the Date). A special screening was held in Mumbai, and the premier saw attendance from Bollywood biggies to Team India members. The lucky ones who got to watch film ahead of a worldwide release are tweeting the movie reviews and Sachin: A Billion Dreams is getting a roaring reception. Amidst #SachinPremier trends, Sachin: A Billion Dreams movie review is also closely following on Twitter. Sachin: A Billion Dreams movie reviewed by Kamaal R Khan without watching it! Tendulkar fans are threatening KRK of dire consequences on Twitter! Also Read - India vs Australia 3rd ODI: Virat Kohli Breaks Sachin Tendulkar's Record, Becomes Fastest to Score 12000 ODI Runs
After the release of magnum opus Bahubali 2 movie and continuous success story of Aamir Khan’s Dangal in the foreign shores, Indian film industry has another exciting offering for the cinephiles. It is the release of Sachin –The Billion Dreams, a docu-drama based on the life of the biggest ambassador of the game – Sachin Tendulkar. Written and directed by James Erskine, the film is creating a string buzz ahead of the movie’s release. Also Read - 'He Has Scored Big Runs': Sachin Tendulkar Names India’s Confirmed Opener For Australia Tests
It is not a regular film which usually releases every Friday, and the fans will not decide to catch up the film based on movie reviews. Such is the dominance of Sachin Tendulkar, and his fandom is helping film critics and trade analysts give the box office prediction of Sachin: The Billion Dreams. They feel the film will hit the jackpot, especially after seeing the tsunami of appreciation coming from the first movie reviews. Sachin: A Billion Dreams movie expectations – 6 secrets that will finally be revealed in Sachin Tendulkar’s biopic. Also Read - India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar Reveals How to Dismiss Steve Smith, Says 'Target Fourth or Fifth Stump'
The screening saw the entire Indian cricket team turn up for the event. While star cricketers MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, who came with his actress girlfriend Anushka Sharma, Yuvraj Singh all posed with Sachin Tendulkar, it was the star-lit young members of the team who could stop writing praises about the film. Indian opening batsman KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan were among the first ones to tweet about loving the film to the core.
Batsman Ajinkya Rahane and pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar were awe-struck seeing the inspirational journey of Sachin Tendulkar. Legendary Singer Asha Bhosle, former Indian Test batsman VVS Laxman and BCCI CEO Rahul Johri also tweeted about watching the greatest cricketer’s biopic and loving it tremendously.
1. From A Singing Legend to Cricketing
2. Star-Struck Boy, KL Rahul with God of Cricket!
3. Sachin…Sachin…is an emotion
4. Shikhar Dhawan gives a thumbs up to Sachin’s biopic
5. When BCCI CEO cannot stop praising the film
6. Very, Very Special tweet
7. Great Story by the Great man
8. Thank you for the most inspiring story ever!
9. Sachin Tendulkar hits a sixer with this biopic!
Everyone loved except the King of Douche-bag!
The 44-year-old Sachin Tendulkar, who was present at the screening with his wife Anjali looked overjoyed with the phenomenal response and so much of love showered by the attendees. It was quite an emotional moment for the cricketer when his mentor, his guru Ramakant Achrekar made to the premier. We hope to see more of the camaraderie between this famous guru and disciple when Sachin: A Billion Dreams releases the coming Friday.