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'Drishyam 2' review: ‘Sure shot hit’, netizens and critics give thumbs up to Ajay Devgn-starrer thriller

'Drishyam 2' review: ‘Sure shot hit’, netizens and critics give thumbs up to Ajay Devgn-starrer thriller

'Drishyam 2' movie review: Users appreciated Devgn, Tabu, and Akshaye Khanna for packing a strong punch with their performances. 

The film also witnessed a robust response in its advance booking across major multiplex chains in India as over 1.27 lakh tickets were sold by 9 am on Friday The film also witnessed a robust response in its advance booking across major multiplex chains in India as over 1.27 lakh tickets were sold by 9 am on Friday

Review of Drishyam 2: Ajay Devgn and Tabu-starrer Drishyam 2 has garnered positive reviews from critics and netizens alike. Users have appreciated Devgn, Tabu, and Akshaye Khanna for packing a strong punch with their performances. Users have also appreciated the encounters between Ajay Devgn and Akshaye Khanna. 

Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh gave the film a four-star rating and a one-word review calling it 'power-packed' and wrote further: “Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Tabu, Shriya Saran…. Powerhouse actors in a power-packed film. Director Abhishek Pathak delivers a fantastic thriller… The fiery confrontations cast a spell… DON’T MISS.” He added that the first half comes to life “at a leisurely pace” but the second half takes the film to another level. 

Movie critic Rohit Jaiswal also gave the film a four-star rating and wrote, “Intense-Dramatic-Edge of the seat suspense film- Entertaining- Massy. #Drishyam2Review- Fantastic Film. Direction and Execution FLAWLESS. SUPERHIT VERDICT CONFIRMED.”

Film critic and trade analyst Sumit Kadel also gave the film a four-star rating and called it a “sure shot hit.” According to Kadel, the film works because it has been treated like a commercial entertainer and also backed by the talent involved for doing justice to the original Malayalam film which featured Mohanlal in the leading role. 

Not only critics, but users have also appreciated the film as an edge-of-the-seat thriller. One such user is the founder of the luxury chocolates brand Burlington Chocolate Nishit Shaw. Shaw backed Tabu for her impactful performance. 

Shaw tweeted, “Tabu’s role is more impactful because of her reduced screen-time, whenever she appears… she eats away everyone’s presence… Drishyam 2 GRIPS you… keeps you engaged… finale is terrific… keep your phones away… every small detail is important… DRISHYON pe dhyaan do! #Drishyam2Review.”

Here are some other user reviews

Drishyam 2 screen count

The film was released across 4,160 screens on November 18. These comprise 3,302 screens in India and more than 858 screens in the overseas market. 

Drishyam 2 advanced booking status

The film also witnessed a robust response in its advance booking across major multiplex chains in India as over 1.27 lakh tickets were sold by 9 am on Friday. Of this, 55,909 tickets were sold in PVR, 49,962 tickets sold out at INOX and 22,000 tickets were sold at Cinepolis. 

About Drishyam 2

Ajay Devgn’s latest film Drishyam 2 is a remake of the 2021 Malayalam film of the same name. The film is centered around a cable operator and protective father Vijay Salgaonkar whose family comprises his wife Nandini and daughters Anju and Anu. Besides Devgn, the film features Shriya Saran, Akshaye Khanna, Tabu, Ishita Dutta, and Mrunal Jadhav in pivotal roles.

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