Celebs at Irudhi Suttru Special Screening
A picture from the special screening of IB Times India

Madhavan and Ritika Singh-starrer "Irudhi Suttru" has been appreciated by Tamil audience, critics and celebrities. The performances of the lead actors have been praised to the heavens.

"Irudhi Suttru" is about a boxing coach, played by Madhavan, bringing out the best in his protégé (Ritika Singh) after experiencing lots of pain in his career. It also focuses on their relationship, bonding and how they achieve their common goal.

"Irudhi Suttru" has impressed viewers with its content, backed by stupendous the performance of the lead characters. The supporting cast has also done justice to their roles, and the technical team has also played its role well.

The movie has been written and directed by Sudha Kongara Prasad. It has been shot simultaneously in Hindi as "Saala Khadoos". The film has Santhosh Narayanan's music, Sivakumar Vijayan's cinematography and Sathish Suriya's editing.

While "Irudhi Suttru" released worldwide on Friday, 29 January, it was premiered for celebrities a day earlier.

The makers had organised a special screening for celebrities on Thursday evening in Chennai. After watching the film, many took to Twitter to say good things about the film. Find out what they said about "Irudhi Suttru":

Sivakarthikeyan tweeted: #IrudhiSuttru s amazing @ActorMadhavan sir & @ritika_offl both terrific congrats to Sudha mam,@Music_Santhosh @sash041075 & whole team

Karthik subbaraj wrote: #Irudhisuttru - Feelin very happy for the producers @sash041075 and @icvkumar sir... May you produce more good films sirs!! :)
#Irudhisuttru,was also technically top class.. @Music_Santhosh,dop @sivakumar_vjn,sound designers Vishnu & Sankar and the whole team..
Dir sudha & team delivers a super punch in #Irudhisuttru, loved the film... @ActorMadhavan and @ritika_offl stole the show!! Pls go watch it

Nandini Karky posted: #IrudhiSuttru - A mind blowing movie of mesmerising performances that make you hear the blood boiling and touch the heart pounding onscreen!
Be it minute or exuberant, emotions were subtly sublime! Kudos to the director and team for a sensitive and authentic movie. #IrudhiSuttru

Lakshmy Ramakrishnan wrote: #irudhisuttru the pier was a celebration, film needs producers who believe in their product and have the capacity and capability to back it

Ramya Subramanian posted: Such a refreshing,well made film #IrudhiSuttru!that was a knockout performance @ActorMadhavan!Dir Sudha n team take a bow!@Dhananjayang

R S Prasanna wrote: OMG!! Stunned by #IrudhiSuttru. Whatte beautiful masterpiece! Take a bow! Very deep & mature! @sash041075 @ActorMadhavan Sudha @ritika_offl
Whatte beautiful first half of #IrudhiSuttru! Gripping, deep funny emotional. Hats off @ActorMadhavan @sash041075 @ritika_offl Sudha. Super!

Ramya Subramanian posted: Such a refreshing,well made film #IrudhiSuttru!that was a knockout performance @ActorMadhavan!Dir Sudha n team take a bow!@Dhananjayang

Madhan Karky wrote: When top-notch performances, dialogues, music, cinematography & direction meets at a single point, we get something like #IrudhiSuttru.

CS Amudhan posted: Best debut @ritika_offl .
Best director debut Sudha
Best Looks-Good-&-Boy-Can-He-Act! @ActorMadhavan
Best Producer-with-balls @sash041075

Anjana Rangan tweeted: #IrudhiSuttru brilliance !! @ActorMadhavan has proved yet again that he is one of the finest actors around! Such a magical presence!
@ritika_offl u killed it !!! No one will believe its ur debut !!U r here to stay, beautiful! but dont ever quit boxing! We r all proud of u!