How Kabir Singh became a blockbuster even after facing huge criticism?

Kabir Singh is the remake of Telugu blockbuster film Arjun Reddy, both the films were directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, starring Vijay devarkonda and Shalini Pandey in main roles in telugu. 

The original film Arjun Reddy also faced many obstacles and controversies before its release for its bold content, but after its release it got positive note, especially from the youth of Andhra pradesh and making it as a blockbuster. Now the question is How Kabir Singh became a blockbuster after facing huge criticism?

1. Kabir Singh got huge expectations, because it is the remake of telugu blockbuster film Arjun Reddy, Vijay Deverkonda got huge popularity after this movie, and his performance attracted many movie lovers in north too, obviously people wanted to see the movie in Hindi, which automatically increased Kabir Singh’s expectations.

2. Kabir Singh was a blockbuster even before its release- The Songs like Bekhayali, and Kaise hua ,were well recieved by the audiance and became sensation among youth and increased the expectations of the movie.

3. Shahid Kapoor’s Performance- Shahid Kapoor’s performance was the backbone for the movie, movie got criticized, but the actors performance was well appreciated by the critics also, Shahid’s performance was exceptionally was brilliant in the movie.

4. The movie was hugely criticized for its bold content and weak storyline by the critics,  but it was well connected to common people, as story revolves around the guy who failed in love, so the content was well received Hindi audience too.

5. Plot of the movie was totally new, for today’s generation- You will not find any Bollywood stunt scenes, and dances or heavy dialogues in Kabir Singh, which are common in today’s Bollywood movies. In the movie you can see only the dark mood flowing for 3hr in the film, which attracted the audience.

Kabir Singh became huge blockbuster, and became Shahid’s first solo film to gross over 150 crores, and Kabir Singh became one of the Highest grossing movies of 2019.