Despite poor reviews, Salman Khan feels Tubelight would be a game changer in the industry

Salman Khan has broken his silence on the poor reviews which is latest release Tubelight, directed by Kabir Khan received, and said the movie will be a hit

Salman Khan in unfazed by the poor reviews his latest release Tubelight and said he was hoping his movie would get negative reviews but they were generous enough to give him 1 or 1.5. The superstar spoke at an event and told how he felt about the mixed reviews of the film. He said people told him they could not see Bhai crying on screen and they also shed tears when they saw Salman getting sentimental.

Salman Khan told a news agency, “As per reports people are saying they can not see ‘Bhai’ (Salman) crying. So I asked, are they (audience) laughing and the answer was “no, they are crying”. So I said don’t worry about it.”

Talking about the genre of the movie, Salman Khan said people expected Tubelight to be regular Eid release where they would dance and enjoy. But this Kabir Khan directorial is not a cliched Salman Khan movie, the superstar said. “This film is not of a kind which you watch with your buddies as you will not get an opportunity to dance or have fun. It is a very emotional film. Even an emotionless, stone hearted person will get tears in his eyes. So this is an emotional film to be seen with parents, grandparents, and entire family,” Salman Khan added.

Salman Khan in Tubelight

Salman Khan in Tubelight (Courtesy: InUth)

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Salman Khan said people texted him to tell how Tubelight left them emotional. ” We are preparing the audience for a beautiful, simple, emotional film about brothers. As far as reviews are concerned, every film has mixed reviews,” Salman Khan said. When Salman Khan was questioned if he feared the movie would flop, he answered in the negative. “I am not bothered, I know the film will do well and will be a hit and get lot of respect,” Salman Khan said.

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Featuring Sohail Khan, Chinese actress Zhu Zhu and Matin Rey Tangu, in pivotal roles, Tubelight released yesterday to mixed responses.



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