Rohit Shetty’s Simmba is the solo release for the New Year week and is one of the most awaited films of the year. The film hit the theatres today.

Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan, and Sonu Sood’s expectations about the film were way too high.

Though the trailer, songs and posters of Simmba intrigued the viewers and set high hopes, the reviews that came out are rather mixed. Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh described the film as a “Winner”.

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“#OneWordReview… #Simmba: WINNER. Rating: A solid, well-packaged entertainer with a powerful message… Rohit Shetty gets it right yet again… And so does Ranveer, who is outstanding… Whistles, claps, laughter assured… Expect a STORM at the BO… #SimmbaReview”

He further called Simmba a terrific film. “#MovieReview: #Simmba is a terrific entertainer… Rohit Shetty is the present-day Manmohan Desai of Hindi cinema, while Ranveer Singh will multiply his fan-following by leaps and bounds…”

Here’s how the public reviewed the film.

Simmba is a masala entertainer and is a remake of 2015 Telugu hit, Temper. The film is produced under the banner of Karan Johar’s home production, Dharma Productions, and directed by Rohit Shetty.