Here’s what Bollywood stars have to say about Aamir Khan’s Dangal.
Bollywood’s Mr Perfectionist is back on the silver screen after a gap of two years and if the early reviews are to believed, Dangal has been declared a blockbuster. Before the film hit the screens for aam junta on December 23, Aamir Khan held a special screening of Nitesh Tiwari’s directorial venture for his B-Town friends. And Bollywood stars can’t stop raving about Dangal.
Dangal is a biopic on the life of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who trained his daughters Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari to become world class wrestlers.
If Dangal has “inspired” Arjun Kapoor, the Aamir Khan-starrer has been “an emotional experience” for Anil Kapoor.
Filmmaker Shirish Kunder has called Dangal one of the best films he has watched in a long time. And lyricist Prasoon Joshi has lauded Aamir Khan for his remarkable performance in the biopic.
Here’s what they said:
#Dangal was an emotional experience for me. Even today, a father's struggle with society & self for his daughters is very real…
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) December 21, 2016
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) December 21, 2016
— Shirish Kunder (@ShirishKunder) December 19, 2016
Dangal is a tour-de-force!!
Women empowerment in its superlative form! Long live Phogat! Long live Aamir!! And the GIRLS!! @aamir_khan
— Ashutosh Gowariker (@AshGowariker) December 21, 2016
Speechless! Infact, at a loss of words to describe how well this film surpasses the expectations that come with an Aamir Khan film! #Dangal
— Tusshar (@TusshKapoor) December 20, 2016
#Dangal Landmark performance by Aamir,hats off 2the girls& Nitish 4 a nuanced layered emotional experience
— Prasoon Joshi (@prasoonjoshi_) December 20, 2016
— kunal kohli (@kunalkohli) December 19, 2016