Hrithik Roshan recently watched “12th Fail” and took to social media to express his admiration for the film, describing it as “a masterclass in filmmaking.” He particularly commended director Vidhu Vinod Chopra and highlighted the impactful use of sound and sound effects in enhancing moments throughout the movie. However, some social media users noted the absence of a mention of the film’s lead actor, Vikrant Massey, prompting discussions in the comment section.
Hrithik Roshan’s Tweet
In his tweet, Hrithik wrote, “Finally saw 12th Fail. It’s quite a masterclass in filmmaking. Above everything else I was inspired by the use of sound and sound effects play in enhancing the moments. Brilliant performances. Mr. Chopra, what a movie! Thank you for the brilliance. I am deeply inspired by this one.”
Fan Reactions and Expectations
While Hrithik’s review was overwhelmingly positive, fans expressed disappointment over the lack of acknowledgement for Vikrant Massey’s contribution to the film, the main actor in “12th Fail.” A few comments in the section raised concerns that the lead actor, who played a crucial role in the film, was not acknowledged in Hrithik’s post. Users urged Hrithik to recognize Vikrant’s contribution, emphasizing that he was the soul of the movie.
One user commented, “Gajab mere bhai sab kuch achha laga movie mein bas main lead #Vikrant ka naam jubaan pe na aaya (so weird you like everything in the movie but did not say anything for the lead actor Vikrant Massey)….he is the soul of this movie.” Others echoed similar sentiments, suggesting that giving credit to Vikrant Massey would have added to the appreciation.
About “12th Fail” and Vikrant Massey’s Performance
“12th Fail” is based on the real-life stories of IPS Manoj Kumar Sharma and his IRS officer wife, Shraddha Joshi. Vikrant Massey plays the lead role of Manoj, with Medha Shankar portraying Shraddha. The movie highlights the struggles and journeys of real-life individuals against all odds and received acclaim for its powerful storytelling and performances.
Vikrant Massey’s performance has been lauded by various celebrities, including Kangana Ranaut, Anurag Kashyap, Rohit Shetty, and Vijay Deverakonda, who posted, “To every mother, father and grandmother fighting for their kids’ future. To every Dushyanth sir who inspires another. To every friend like Pandey and Gauri bhai. And to every blessing that is Shraddha. And to every Manoj out there… my heart and prayers go out to you. May you overcome every struggle and come out victorious! to the cast and team of #12thFail – Thank you!”
Despite facing competition from other releases, “12th Fail” performed strongly at the box office, securing success. The movie’s realistic portrayal of the struggles faced by individuals in pursuit of their dreams resonated with audiences.
As the discussion around “12th Fail” continues to unfold, the appreciation for Vikrant Massey’s stellar performance remains a focal point. Whether future acknowledgements will include the lead actor in the praise is yet to be seen.