Thugs of Hindostan movie review: Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan - starrer disappoints

When Aamir Khan wanted to work in a remake of Roman Holiday with Sridevi

Thugs of Hindostan, the solo Diwali release, was one of the most awaited releases of this year. On one hand, it brought Bollywood's two superstars (Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan) together, on-screen, for the first time.

He also insisted that the film's comparison to Hollywood's popular franchise Pirates of the Caribbean might affect the audience in the top ten cities but beyond that, in smaller towns, many people don't know what is Pirates. Because according to Twitter.

Ritika Handoo of Zeenews.com is all set to watch first-day first show to review the big-budget film for you.

Thugs Of Hindostan starring Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Katrina Kaif, has become the latest victim of online piracy as illegal sites have opened gates to download the full movie or online streaming for free just hours after its release in theatres.

"Thugs of Hindostan may reap the benefit of the holiday period + tremendous hype + impressive names in its cast... #TOH is a golden opportunity lost, a ‬KING-SIZED DISAPPOINTMENT!" Taran Adarsh tweeted, 'All that glitters is NOT gold. He termed the movie as a formula-ridden plot, and a screenplay of convenience, with shoddy direction being the main culprits. "Taran Adarsh wrote on his Twitter,"#ThugsOfHindostan screen count...

A few others even came down hard on the performances of the leading cast and labelled the film as boring and a let-down. However, only the box office numbers will decide the fate of this film.

Citing the cost of the film as a reason, Yash Raj Films has instructed film exhibitors to increase the price Thugs of Hindostan tickets ten per cent higher than that of Rajkumar Hirani's Sanju (in multiplexes) and Remo D'Souza's Race 3 (in single screen theatres).

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