June 19, 2024


Abhishek Bachchan starrer Ghoomer is all set to release in theatres this week. During the press conference, Junior Bachchan revealed that Amitabh Bachchan has a cameo appearance in the film. The sports drama is a tale of hope and features Abhishek as a coach who motivates a physically disabled woman who wants to play cricket for the country. Recently, megastar Amitabh Bachchan revealed in his blog that he watched Ghoomer twice and the flick left him teary-eyed.

Amitabh Bachchan gets emotional after watching Ghoomer

The veteran actor took to his official blog to shower praises on the film. He also mentioned that the film brought tears to his eyes. He wrote, “So yes, I saw GHOOMER back to back twice… Sunday afternoon… and then at night again… and the verdict is beyond mention… simply INCREDIBLE… eyes have been in the aqua flow from the very first frame… and when the progeny is involved, they flow copiously…..Each reaction has some wonder in their thoughts and words and deeds… each notices something that is so endearing and appealing…”

He also added, “The emotions relate to yes the game of cricket and the tale of a girl and her ambition… but it is really the feel of the depiction and its impress upon not just the game, but of the effect of family, of the Mother, of what middle India stands for in our lives….it is the simplicity of the way the narration occurs .. it is the deftness with which R Balki has knitted before us, in the simplest of manner, a most complex idea .. of losers and winners .. of what each one of us has been through..”

Talking about the sheer brilliance in the writing and expressions, the actor penned, “Of that most powerful written spoken word: Ek loser kya mehsoos karta hai, woh toh mujhe maloom hai; main dekhna chahta hun ki ek winner kya, kaese mehsoos karte hai. I know what a loser feels , and experiences ; I want to know what a winner feels and experiences .. sheer brilliance in the writing and in expression what each one of us have experienced in our lives.”

He concluded, “Each of us ..each one of us has faced failure at some point or the other in our lives .. and we are aware and know how it feels .. but .. how does a winner feel when he succeeds .. that is the challenge we all face .. we all strive for .. we all struggle for .. and then when we find that door is shut .. we break it open and ENTER .. to achieve what we have wanted to all our lives ..that is the learning .. the template of living ..and when it is portrayed in a most creative subtle manner .. the respect and applaud is tremendous.”

About Ghoomer

The sports drama is directed by R Balki. The film also features Saiyami Kher, Shabana Azmi, and Angad Bedi in pivotal roles. It will hit the theatres on August 18.

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