Madras Cafe scores, receives a thumps up from biggies
As Viacom 18 Motion Pictures,JA Entertainment and Rising Sun Film’s Madras Cafe directed by Shoojit Sircar nears its theatrical release,the makers couldn’t be more excited as the political thriller received a huge thumps up from political biggies.
Some of the biggest names in Delhi recently watched the film at a special screening only to shower it with praise as they took to a popular micro blogging site to voice their views–
Said Shashi Tharoor ,Minister of State for Human Resource Development ,”Moving to see “Madras Cafe” on Rajiv Gandhi’s birthday. Strong second half,fast-paced film.Outstanding direction & acting, especially by John Abraham. Good to see 2 Stephanian contemporaries, Piyush Pandey &Siddhartha Basu, onscreen in Madras Cafe after treading the boards in college theatre”
Said Deepender Hooda,Member of Parliament, “Just saw the movie MadrasCafe Though, I’m not in the business of critiquing movies, I highly recommend this one! Gripping & realistic!”
Said Taslima Nasreen,Bengali author and Ananda Purashkar award winner , “I liked madrascafe very much. Shoojit Sircar is one of the best directors in India today. I do not watch Bollywood’s films because they are mostly cheap musicals.But if Shoojit Sircar makes films,I’ll definitely watch. What a wonderful movie! I am so moved!”
Satish K Singh, Editor in Chief,Live India said “Madras Cafe … Must see … To see the service ,duty and commitment of our security and intel guys..A must watch for young Indians and Indians for whom country matters above everything else”.
“What a fabulous movie MadrasCafe is..JohnAbraham lifts a docu-drama with poise. Story bravely retold..No item numbers either ! “ added political campaign advisor Dilip Cherien
Said Kunal Pradhan, Deputy Editor, India
Presented by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and JA Entertainment and produced by Rising Sun Films and JA Entertainment , Madras Cafe ,directed by Shoojit Sircar is scheduled to release23rd August 2013.