`Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` makes industry members happy

Updated: Jul 13, 2013, 18:47 PM IST

Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra`s ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, which released Friday, has left industry members like filmmaker Rakesh Roshan and veteran actor Jeetendra delighted.

The movie, a biopic on former athlete Milkha Singh, also lovingly called the Flying Sikh, features Farhan Akhtar in the role of the sprinter, while Sonam Kapoor and Divya Dutta play supporting roles.

A lot of celebrities took to Twitter to share positive feedback on the film. Here`s what somee of them had to say after watching the movie:

Rakesh Roshan: I have just seen the film and it is very good. Hats off to Rakeysh Mehra, Farhan Akhtar and the entire team. They have made a brilliant film. What has been made is true. Everything looks so right in the film. It has made me really happy.

Jeetendra: Very good film, very engrossing, I enjoyed it. Farhan has done a wonderful job. It`s a well-made, well-mounted film.

Gurdaas Maan (singer): It is very good. The body that Farhan Akhtar has made for the film, it`s wonderful.

Here are some celebrity tweets about the movie:

R. Madhavan: Blown Away, awestruck, proud and humbled. Can`t say enough to honour this film. Go watch it nowww. Feel the magic of cinema. Feel priviledged that we live in the times of THE Milkha Singh.

Arshad Warsi: The dedication, sincerity, hard work and research done by the cast and crew of "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" is what`s needed in our films today.

Satish Kaushik: Salute to Rakeysh Mehra for giving inspiring, cinematic gem to indian moviegoers.

Anupam Kher: ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’. OUTSTANDING film. Every department is superb. And Farhan Akhtar is unbelievably brilliant as Milkha.