Kaabil, Yami Gautam, Hrithk Roshan
Yami Gautam, Hrithk Roshan in KaabilTwitter

The special screening of Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kaabil has begun and most celebrities have praised the movie. Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna lauded Hrithik's performance and Sanjay Gupta's direction. 

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Rishi Kapoor, Shabana Azmir, Dabboo Ratnani and Milap Zaveri were also among other Bollywood personalities who praised Kaabil. The film is set to fight a major box office battle with Shah Rukh Khan's Raees on January 25. Till now, the reviews of this film are positive and fans expect that Kaabil will win hearts on its release.

Hrithik will be seen opposite Yami Gautam in the Sanjay Gupta directorial. The film is about two love-birds who are visually impaired. Yami's character will reportedly be murdered in the movie and the plot is centered around the revenge for love. The Roy brothers -- Ronit and Rohit -- play villains in the film produced by Rakesh Roshan.

It looks like the father-son jodi is set to impress the audience with their teamwork once again. Let's take a look at what celebs had to say about Kaabil:

Akshay Kumar

Just watched #Kaabil, @iHrithik's sincere effort is commendable,he's evidently given it his all. A sensitive film with captivating storyline

Twinkle Khanna

Just saw Kaabil and @iHrithik is absolutely wonderful in this engrossing movie but then isn't he always :) #Kaabil

Ashutosh Gowariker

#Kaabil is a very clever film!! Truly all HEART and engrossingly entertaining! CONGRATS @iHrithik @_SanjayGupta @RakeshRoshan_N @yamigautam

Kunal Kohli 

@iHrithik what a performance. Just saw #Kaabil rarely does an actor go way beyond a superb script like you have. Wow wow & wow

Rishi Kapoor

Guddu/Sanjay/Duggu/Yami/Sudeep/Resul-"Kabil" Winner all the way. Thrilling,chilling,entertaining. Congratulations all concerned. Loved it!

Shabana Azmi

What a bravura performance by @iHrithik in #Kabil.He takes your breath away! Congratulations @_SanjayGupta for making such a gripping film

Dabboo Ratnani

#Kaabil is Just Wow! @iHrithik 's Performance Is Impeccable! Congrats @_SanjayGupta @RakeshRoshan_N @RonitBoseRoy @rohitroy500 @yamigautam

Milap Zaveri

The heroes of #Kaabil are @iHrithik @_SanjayGupta @yamigautam @RakeshRoshan_N Get ready for a STORM at the Box Office on 25th January!

Save this tweet. #Kaabil will win HEARTS and the Box office. It is UNSTOPPABLE! @iHrithik is award winning! BEST film by @_SanjayGupta EVER!

You will clap, cry, whistle, marvel at the brilliance of #Kaabil and the performance of @iHrithik He rips Ure heart out of your body!

#Kaabil would not be as amazing without the beauty, innocence and performance of @yamigautam Her best performance till date

The producer-director duo of @RakeshRoshan_N sir and @_SanjayGupta are going to create history with #Kaabil

Ronit Roy

@iHrithik redefines "Performance by an Actor" in #Kaabil . Superlative and Magical! I'm so proud to be part of this motion picture!

Priya Gupta

Whenever @RakeshRoshan_N & @iHrithik come together, they have created history. #Kaabil is going to do that on Jan 25!!! Outstanding Film!!!

Naahid Shah

Just back from screening of #Kaabil @_SanjayGupta Sir take a bow loved it

Kunal Kapoor

Hey @iHrithik Hearing such AMAZING things about the film. Everyone I spoke to has gone completely nuts about it! Well done man #kaabil

Abhishek Kapoor

#Kaabil is an intense film in the hands of a v passionate @_SanjayGupta & @iHrithik is dynamite. @rohitroy500 good 2 c u back in the zone

Salim Merchant

Just watched #Kaabil! Feel very proud to be a part of the film. It will touch hearts! @iHrithik @_SanjayGupta @RakeshRoshan_N @Sulaiman

Aftab Shivdasani

Watched #Kaabil and loved it! @_SanjayGupta - what a beautiful & powerful film, take a bow@iHrithik outstanding@yamigautam brilliant

Raj Nayak

Hearing amazing reviews from friends on #Kaabil. I am told this is a MUST WATCH. Looking forward to it. Best wishes @yamigautam @iHrithik

Urvashi Rautela

Super proud to be a part of #Kaabil. Experience the love, the pain and @iHrithik in his performance of a lifetime. He's brilliant & clever

Sajid Nadiadwala

Honest film made by Sincere film makers #Kaabil  performance has reached new heights salute @iHrithik ...totally hungover the title track