Shahid Movie Review

The film makes us think, but more often, it makes us feel

The Hindu

Shahid is Raj Kumar’s triumph. His Shahid has strength, anguish and a controlled anger, but also real charm. His smile lights up the frame

Hindustan Times

Brave and unflinching, and oozes the kind of sincerity that you long for in most Hindi films

Gritty, wrenching and powerful. It needed to have been made

Indian Express

It goes well beyond being a fierce biopic, a purposeful indie, or just a riveting drama that's impossible to dislike

Mumbai Mirror

Raj Kumar makes every nuance of Shahid Azmi fascinating. He is the biggest reason you will love this unusual film

A simplistic biopic; an engrossing courtroom drama

You don’t often get such well detailed, nuanced and restrained films in India


Impressive and utterly fearless film

Shahid is not just gritty and gripping but also a highly inspirational and emotionally stirring


Brutally honest, brave and above all a fascinating humane story

Times of India

Its gripping story, exceptional execution and bravura performances continue to reverberate much after the screening is over