The first reactions to Kabir Singh’s film are in, viewers call it Shahid Kapoor’s best performance, but the film is too much like Arjun Reddy
Angry. Visceral. So far, he and Vanga have walked the fine line between stylization and glorification,” wrote one person. “What an outstanding performance, chief,” wrote another, referring to Shahid’s role as a self-destructive medical student who spirals out of control after a bad breakup.
Another person praised the film’s unconventional story and lauded the second half, in which Kiara Advani’s role is better developed. “I saw #KabirSingh at the censor board! What a BOMBASTIC film.