B-Town celebs could not stop raving about Ranbir Kapoor's performance and Rajkumar Hirani's direction in Sanju, a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt after watching it at a special screening in Mumbai.
Sanju has been released in cinema halls across the globe today. The makers of the film held its special screening for family and close friends a day before its release. The guests were impressed with the movie. Soon after watching it, the stars took to Twitter to share their reviews of the film with their follower.
The audience for the special screening seemed to enjoy the film a lot and Vicky Kaushal's performance got a special mention and praise from the viewers.
Aamir Khan: Loved Sanju! Very moving story of a father and son, and of two friends. Ranbir is outstanding and Vicky Kaushal blew my mind! Thank you Raju for yet another film which entertain and enriches. Love. a.
Karan Johar: Encompassing such a tumultuous and rollercoaster life in this duration...and still holding onto the emotional energy and non stop humour is a mammoth achievement!! Please hail the NUMBER 1 Mainstream film of our times!!! RAJKUMAR HIRANI #sanju Ranbir Kapoor is just such a BRILLIANT and GIFTED actor!!! What an outstanding portrayal! Never allowing mimickry to get the better of him or letting even a single note go into a zone of caricature!! He holds this narrative like a legend! #sanju VICKY KAUSHAL is emerging to be such a bonafide movie star!!! There is nothing this talented actor can't do!!! He plays the sympathetic friend with such emotional depth!! He made me cry with him....superb!!!! @vickykaushal09 and what a year he is having!!!!! #sanju Overall congratulations to the team of this BLOCKBUSTER!!! VINOD CHOPRA and @foxstarhindi for the box office juggernaut called #Sanju!!!
Boman Irani: Every 3 years this quiet unassuming man gifts us with his 'giant of a baby'. In 15 years this is his 5th. Glad you take your time Raju. Its well worth the wait! Its #Sanju day!!!!! @RajkumarHirani
Arshad Warsi: If you haven't seen #Sanju yet, you are making a big mistake. Fun, friendship, laughter, tears & a story I am glad is told. A flawless film with the best talent our film industry has. Ranbir, Vicky & Paresh have nailed it & how. @RajkumarHirani is a magician
Meghna Gulzar: #Sanju is a complex life narrated deftly, in inimitable @RajkumarHirani style.. #RanbirKapoor is talent unimaginable and @vickykaushal09 's Kamles is superlative, in character and portrayal!
Harshvardhan Rane: Just watched #SANJU ❤️ @duttsanjay sir i love you. Ranbir Kapoor you are just the best actor i have seen. @vickykaushal09 you endearing human being. @RajkumarHirani Sir you are the truest artist, so proud to live in the times of your magic. This film is just perfect
Vindu Dara Singh: A must watch movie! Many mis-conceptions will be cleared, one has to be BOLD enough to open ones life story and even the Darkest Secrets! Off course those who know him, know the TRUTH! Life is never easy for all star kids as it seems. Go watch #Sanju
Rohan Mehra: #Sanju -What a MASTERPIECE This is the best film I have seen so far this year ..loved the father-son bond the most Simply extraordinary ,another epic @RajkumarHirani
Ashish Chanchlani: There is a scene in #Sanju That is so emotional It will make you weep like a little child Rajkumar hirani has once again done a fabulous job Ranbir Kapoor and @SirPareshRawal are the heart of this movie And yes it's RK'S career best performance without any point. Also the best part about #sanju It never glorifies Sanjay dutt It shows a journey of man that has lived so many lives with varities of emotions. That is the best thing about @duttsanjay He has always been blunt and honest.
Actor Alia Bhatt's mother Sona Razdan: 'kindest souls on this planet. All heart ❤️ It's no surprise that the film in his name is incredible. #allaboutSanju #sanjuthemovie ...'
Actress Shabana Azmi: '@chintskap What a tour de force performance #Ranbir Kapoor in #Sanju takes your breath away in creating the amazing likeness to #SanjayDutt without ever slipping up on the authenticity of the emotion. BRAVO. He is ably supported by @vickykaushal09 endearing portrayal.'
Actor-comedian Javed Jaaferi: 'Just saw #Sanju..totally moved..a remarkable film..salute to #RajKumarHirani #AbhijatJoshi..#RanbirKapoor excels..a surprisingly versatile performance by #VickyKaushal..love and dua's for my brother @duttsanjay..high time people hear your side of the story..kuch toh log kahen ge'
Divya Khosla: 'Very rarely does a film touch ur heart deep dwn & leave u speechless with overflowing emotions. A film put together so remarkably. Kudos to d team #Sanju @RajkumarHirani @VVCFilms #RanbirKapoor #SanjayDutt @vickykaushal09 @SirPareshRawal @sonamakapoor @AnushkaSharma @deespeak'
Bollywood actor Adar Jain: '#Sanju a story that teaches you to face your hardships with courage and be unapologetic for who you are! Amazingly picturized by @RajkumarHirani sir & Ranbir bhaiya, you've OUTDONE yourself!'
Director Mudassar Aziz: 'Oh God @RajkumarHirani Sir what have you done?! I've never cried & laughed in the same breath so much! @duttsanjay a living legend of a man! #RanbirKapoor a legend of an actor! @vickykaushal09 you amaze me! @deespeak welcome back & how! #Sanju is... TWO & A HALF HOURS OF BLISS!'
A still from the film was leaked on the internet from the screening of the film revealing Sanjay Dutt's guest appearance in the movie. Apart from the stars who watched the film a day before the release, the fans are super excited about it. The film is expected to have a huge opening at the box office on the very first day.