With less than a week left for the release of Ram Madhvani's film, Neerja, Fox Star Studios and Bling Entertainment hosted a series of special screening for industry friends. The biopic on PanAm airhostess Neerja Bhanot, helmed by Sonam Kapoor, has received terrific response from those who attended the screening.
While actors Aamir Khan and Hrithik Roshan opined that Neerja is Sonam Kapoor's best performance till date, Karan Johar feels that Neerja is a must watch for every Indian.
Here is what Bollywood celebrities had to say about the Ram Madhvani directorial:
"Loved Neerja. Very inspirational and moving! Sonam is outstanding! Shabanaji has given a performance of a lifetime! Well done Ram! Must watch!"
"Saw #Neerja. LOVED IT! @sonamakapoor what an incredible performance. Cant remember the last time I cried this much. Congrats! STAND PROUD!"
Raj Kummar Rao
"#RamMadhvani Take a bow. You captain of the ship. Such an inspiring film. Don't take too long now to make another brilliant film. #Neerja
@sonamakapoor Undoubtedly your best work. Couldn't take my eyes off you. Honest, Controlled, Effortless. You are #Neerja for me.
What a Phenomenal film #Neerja is. Take a bow @atulkasbekar @foxstarhindi & team. You have made a truly special film. MUST WATCH."
"Knowing the Bhanots personally makes #Neerja even more touching. @sonamakapoor make a dash to the awards. Salute to Madhvani & @atulkasbekar
"Congrats @sonamakapoor on #Neerja. What a film! Must watch @AzmiShabana lets you know once again what a power house of performance she is"
"Be proud team #Neerja. You have so much integrity it shines in the film. #NeerjaFebruary19"
"#Neerja leaves you strong and yet heavy-hearted. The brave biopic is new age in execution and has an old world warmth about it..#mustwatch"
"Neerja is an inspirational film for youngsters on duty. Super performances from @sonamakapoor @AzmiShabana"
"If you see a better film than #Neerja this year then we are in for one of the greatest years ever! Gut-wrenching MASTERPIECE that wins your heart"
"Special mention to the writers of #Neerja. And kudos to the proud producer @atulkasbekar for supporting such a brilliant vision. Congrats!"
NEERJA. What a film. Not for a second does the film lose its grip on the audience. Writing, direction, performances par excellence."
"#Neerja is quite simply a Monumental Triumph!!!!"
"Very very happy for you @atulkasbekar. You're showing how it needs to be done. #Neerja @BlingLive"
Neerja releases on 19 February 2016.