Karan Johar, Shahrukh go gaga over 'Dedh Ishqiya'

he much talked about movie ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ was released on 10th January and critics extolled the movie as ‘deliciously dark film’, ‘genuinely smart film’, ‘a gripping fare’ and ‘rich cinematic experience’. Our Bollywood celebrities are not left behind in pouring the movie with their good words.

Karan Johar tweeted about the movie and urged people to put the movie in their ‘must watch list’. He appreciated the script and the characters of the movie. Karan tweeted, “#DedhIshqiya is a marvel of a Movie!!! outstandingly written and brilliantly performed!!! Go make it your weekend watch guys!!! (sic).”

Superstar Shahrukh Khan also expressed a desire to watch the movie. He just returned from Dubai. SRK tweeted, “Hearing such wonderful things about Dedh Ishqian. And today per chance bumped into Naseer bhai & the beautiful Madhuri. Want to see it NOW!! (sic)”

SRK has worked with Madhuri in a number of movies. Their chemistry was always superb.

‘Dedh Ishqiya’ is the sequel of 2010 released movie ‘Ishqiya’. In ‘Ishqiya’, Vidya Balan played the lead along with Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi. In the sequel, vivacious and beautiful Madhuri Dixit and Huma Qureshi played the lead along with Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi.

The sequel of the movie received amazing reviews from the critics. Not only was the pairing between Madhuri and Naseeruddin appreciated in the movie but also the chemistry between Madhuri and Huma was much talked about. Arshad and Naseeruddin also showed sizzling chemistry.

The movie marks the comeback of Madhuri Dixit who last appeared in 2007 in ‘Aaja Nachle’. After that she appeared in a few movies in cameo roles. There could not have been a better comeback for Madhuri say industry experts.

The premiere of ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ was attended by a number of celebrities like Manish Paul, Kalki Koechlin, Vishal Bhardwaj, Arshad Warsi, Rajkumar Yadav, Maria Goretti and VJ Andy. The movie is a dark comedy cum thriller movie directed by Abhishek Chaubey. The movie is produced by Raman Maroo and Vishal Bharadwaj.

Inspite of positive reviews, ‘Dedh Ishqiya’ started with a dull opening at the box office. The cumulative business of the first two days was only 7 crores. Talking about the business of the movie, noted film critic and movie business analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#DedhIshqiya has had a slow start, but carries strong word of mouth. Should pick up towards evening shows.”

He later said, “#Dedh Ishqiya witnessed escalation over the weekend. Biz grew with each passing day.”