Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi opened to great reviews by the audience. The film which chronicles the story of freedom struggle led by the bravest woman of Indian history, Rani Laxmi Bai. In the film Kangana plays the role of Jhansi Ki Rani and Ankita Lokhande plays her support Jhal Kari Bai. The film managed to impress the audience after the release of the trailer of the film and created quite a buzz among them. Ever since the announcement of the film, Manikarnika was surrounded by a pool of controversies from actors like Sonu Sood leaving the film to the script credits and threats from the Karni Sena. However, the makers overcame everything, and the film has hit the screens today. The dedicated fans have already booked their first day first show.
Here are the Audience and Celeb reactions-
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi Review | Kangana Ranaut’s directorial debut is okay; actress Ankita Lokhande impresses
11:00 am- Audience is spell-bound with Ankita Lokhnade's performance
First half over and Kangana's direction beyond words, classy romance they showed @Jisshusengupta incredible outstanding performance @anky1912 power pack performance #ManikarnikaReview #Manikarnika @KanganaFanClub @ManikarnikaFilm @Rangoli_A tell her so proud of her— Arzita Singh (@Arzitasingh07) January 25, 2019
10:40 am- Not just Kangana Ranaut but other actors are also attracting good reviews for their performances in the film.
10:30 am- Bollywood singer Neeti Mohan also showered praise on the film as well as her fiance Nihar Pandey.
What a cool picture @iNihaar 😍 But whats even better to know is the journey and experience of reaching here and mark your debut in #Manikarnika The world sends you love and good wishes 😇 https://t.co/PmD9CDan6q— Neeti Mohan (@neetimohan18) January 25, 2019
10:20 am- On the other hand, many people had mixed reviews for the film.
10:10 am- The first half of the movie has already impressed the masses.
Oh my god !!!!!!!! Just finished watching the first half of the movie. I got goosebumps already !!!!!!!! Can't wait for the climax! #KanganaRanaut you heavenly beauty !!#Manikarnika #ManikarnikaTheQueenOfJhansi #ManikarnikaReview @ManikarnikaFilm— Yash Agarwal (@yashlovedrashti) January 25, 2019
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#ManikarnikaReview: Power that will bring tears in your eyes. #KanganaRanaut has made a classic. She roars in every frame. Experience true Woman Empowerment in the theatres. War sequences will blow your mind.— Anwesh Panda (@anwesh_panda) January 25, 2019
Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️#Manikarnika #RaniLakshmiBai pic.twitter.com/iNNZ6UrXaw
09:50 am- RGV, Sadhguru and other celebs laud Kangana Ranaut's performance in Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi
In a repeat of history,like the Rani of Jhansi herself, Kangana seems to be all set to conquer the box office 👍👍👍💪💪💪💐💐💐 pic.twitter.com/LxCqvfNMTH— Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin) January 24, 2019
#Manikarnika epitomizes valour, commitment & passion of an Indian woman who left a mark on the nation's history & its struggle for freedom. This wonderful work of Indian cinema instills immense national pride. Congratulations. -Sg @KanganaFanClub @prasoonjoshi_ pic.twitter.com/EuumhqPxgW— Sadhguru (@SadhguruJV) January 21, 2019
#Manikarnika Just saw the movie in UAE. Its really superb and mindblowing. One of the best performance by Kangna. Action scenes and emotional sequences are shot sooo beautifully. Highly RECOMMENDED !!!!!!!!!!!— James (@James61002327) January 24, 2019
Veteran Actor Manoj 'Bharat' Kumar states #KanganaRanaut was Born to play Rani Laxmibai .— Team Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaFanClub) January 23, 2019
All praise for @ManikarnikaFilm !!!
This is Huge! Coming from Mr. Bharat himself. 🙂🙂🙂#Manikarnika #ManikarnikaTheQueenofJhansi @ZeeStudios_ @prasoonjoshi_ pic.twitter.com/osXdYOOF0f