102 Not Out featuring veteran actors Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor has released today. The movie is based on Saumya Joshi’s Gujarati play and is directed by Umesh Shukla. Ever since, the trailer of the film was out, people had high expectations as it featured two gems of Hindi cinema. Now, as 102 Not Out has released, here are some Twitter reactions from the celebs and cinema lovers praising the movie.
Emraan Hashmi tweeted, “Hearing such awesome things about #102NotOut. We need more gems like these in hindi cinema. Ps. And as Always...such an inspiration to see @SrBachchan @chintskap create that magic!!”
It’s an absolute treat to watch the stalwarts - Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor - share screen space after 27 years... Both capture the nuances of their characters spot-on... Umesh Shukla’s direction is top notch... He juxtaposes humour and emotions effectively... #102NotOut— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 2, 2018
Bhai @umeshkshukla maja aavi #102NotOut - loved @chintskap performance- he is too good ; and @SrBachchan OMG ! Where does he get all that energy and drive from ?? Super motivated by seeing these two Bapus.— rahul dholakia (@rahuldholakia) May 3, 2018
#102NotOut is probably the sweetest movie u will watch this year with some super performances from the legends @SrBachchan & @chintskap it’s so great to watch them together after so long ... all the best @umeshkshukla @vivekkrishnani @SonyPicsIndia— goldie behl (@GOLDIEBEHL) May 2, 2018
In the film, Big B plays the role of Rishi’s father. Both the actors are coming together after a long gap. The movie is fighting the box office battle with Rajkummar Rao starrer Omerta. The film directed by Hansal Mehta is based on the life of terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh. It is yet to be seen which movie emerges as the winner at the ticket window.
On a related note, Big B will next be seen in Thugs Of Hindostan alongside Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh. He is also occupied with the work of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer Brahmastra.