Posted on October 8, 2012 at 12:04 am

Bollywood Events What's Happenin'

Sridevi's comeback flick, English Vinglish finally hits theaters!

Veteran actress Sridevi’s comeback film English Vinglish has got the whole industry talking about her heartwarming performance. The film has released today and the premiere of the film was a grand event.

It is said that the event was one of the biggest premieres of the year as it was a star-studded night. All the celebrities of B-town attended the event to watch Sridevi’s flawless performance and wish her all the luck. The guest list included Amitabh & Jaya Bachchan, Dr Nene & Madhuri, Yash Chopra, Anil Kapoor, Tabu, Shilpa Shetty, Bipasha Basu, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha and Kangana Ranaut among others.

The film has received some great reviews from critics and reviewers across channels. Meena Iyer from Times Of India called the movie:

“Easily one of the best films on 2012; is tale of women empowerment because it strikes a chord, right from the start to the end titles.”

Praising the film, Taran Adarsh from Bollywood Hungama wrote:

“On the whole, English Vinglish is a remarkable motion picture. It’s amusing, emotional, heartrending and also insightful. An inspiring film with an overwhelming message”

Earlier this month, at the screening of English Vinglish at the Toronto International Film Festival, the movie received a standing ovation by the global audience present there.

 

English Vinglish is a story of Shashi, a woman who struggles to learn the English language and overcome the insecurities she faces in the foreign land. The film is shot mostly in New York and captures her transformational journey. Directed by debutant director Gauri Shinde, English Vinglish is distributed by Eros International. Be sure to catch this beautiful new movie at a theater near you!