"Surprising Cameos. Unbelievable climax. Spy Universe on a roll."
Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan finally hit the big screen on January 25, 2023, and fans said the film is a perfect return of the king.
After a four-year wait, fans of SRK got to feast their eyes on the action extravaganza that also features Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in lead roles.
Fans flocked to theatres in large numbers to catch the early morning shows and celebrate the film’s release.
Fans who watched the first shows praised the film and said:
“Pathaan is a HIGH VOLTAGE ACTION DRAMA with a convincing story.
“Storytelling is brilliant as we want from Sid Anand #ShahRukhKhan performance is outstanding #JohnAbraham and #deepikapadukone are also fine, Too many surprises and twist.”
Another said the film is a must-watch:
“MOUNTAINOUS B-L-O-C-K-B-U-S-T-E-R. EPIC action spectacle rides on a watertight script, world-class action, and a fast-paced and thrilling screenplay. #Pathaan NOT TO BE MISSED!”
Another user tweeted: “Pathaan is a BLOCKBUSTER!! Performances, dialogues, story, screenplay, action set-pieces, CGI everything is TOP NOTCH!!!”
— Abhijeet Bhardwaj ? (@srkian_abhijeet) January 25, 2023
Twitter users have been raving about the film and the actor’s performance.
Taking to Twitter, one fan wrote: “Pathaan: OUTSTANDING!
“Rating: King is back #Srk #Pathaan offers everything, a complete package, will be a blockbuster….
“Srk’s career-defining act… Sid Anand’s direction is top-notch… Don’t miss it! #Pathaanreview.”
Another fan wrote: “#Pathaan Well written Action thriller, a tight screenplay, Entertaining Cameos, Twist and Suspense, Spy universe Sharply connected (mainly Tiger). Blockbuster #pathaanreview.”
Another fan commented: “First Pathaan Review: CINEMATIC JOY Visual Delight. SRK’s best in recent times.
“John & Deepika were great. Surprising Cameos. Unbelievable climax. Spy Universe on a roll.”
#Pathaan is a BLOCKBUSTER!!
Performances, dialogues, story, screenplay, action set-pieces, CGI everything is TOP NOTCH!!! #ShahRukhKhan BACK WITH A BANG ?
— YUG ??????? (@SRKian_yug) January 25, 2023
The first few reviews show that the film didn’t fail to impress the audience and fulfilled expectations.
However, some others did not quite like the film and said that the second half was ‘like any other typical Bollywood movie’.
Meanwhile, various celebrities took to their social media handle and shared their excitement about the release of Pathaan.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu shared the Pathaan poster on her Instagram Stories and wrote: “Its Pathaan Day.”
Sharing her review of Pathaan, Raveena Tandon tweeted: “Pathaan OMG! Blown away! Just fantastic! @iamsrk @deepikapadukone #johnabraham.
“Thank you for being the reason for the industry to celebrate again! @yrf #sidharthanand.”
Pathaan, directed by Siddharth Anand, is a spy thriller film in which Shah Rukh Khan plays the role of a RAW agent.
John Abraham plays the antagonist in the film.
The film also features Dimple Kapadia in a key role.