Bollywood actor-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt not too long ago watched her sister Alia Bhatt’s movie Gangubai Kathiawadi. Pooja shared that she watched the first-day first-show of the film and heard folks whistling within the theatre.
Pooja instructed Aaj Tak, “In most cases, you don’t be expecting multiplex audiences to whistle and shout, however whilst looking at Gangubai, I heard whistles, screams, yelling within the theatre.” Pooja added that the Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie proved that Alia has “hit the mark and the way.” She added, “She (Alia) used to be a lady, and now, she is a lady and she or he is dazzling.”
Gangubai Kathiawdi launched in theatres in February and is about to go the Rs 100 crore mark. The movie has thus far earned Rs 99.64 crore, as consistent with movie business analyst Taran Adarsh.
In an previous interview with indianexpress.com, Alia Bhatt addressed the subject of her casting within the movie. “Other people did suppose that I’m really not proper for this actual phase on account of the sensation it gave. I completely perceive the place they’re coming from as a result of I used to be additionally a type of folks after I first heard the narration. I questioned whether or not I’ll be capable of pull it off. However the large solution is that it is a director who’s been running for 25 years and he clearly has a imaginative and prescient. He’s now not going to do issues only for the heck of it. It’s extra magical whilst you don’t be expecting somebody to drag one thing off, or that they’re now not proper for the function however they make it paintings,” she stated.
The Indian Categorical’ Shubhra Gupta gave Gangubai Kathiawdi 2 stars and wrote, “Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s newest is the type of out of date dialogue-heavy, sentiment-on-sleeve movie which Bollywood is forgetting tips on how to make.”