One of the most awaited movies of 2022, Goodbye released at the cinema halls. Goodbye stars Amitabh Bachchan, Rashmika Mandanna, Neena Gupta, Pavail Gulati, Elli AvrRam, Arun Bali, Sunil Grover, Abhishekh Khan, and Ashish Vidyarthi. Vikas Bahl, who is known for directing Queen and Super 30, has directed Goodbye. Goodbye is an emotional rollercoaster that will tell you the importance of family and is unmissable.
The story revolves around the family of Harish Bhalla, portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan, and Gayatri Bhalla, essayed by Neena Gupta. The couple has four children scattered in different parts of the world. With the untimely demise of their mother, Gayatri, the children and every family member need to regroup to say goodbye to her one last time. The story unfolds with differences of opinion between generations.
When it comes to acting, Amitabh Bachchan is an institution. He is at his best, even at almost 80. He has been exceptional with his character, simply outstanding. Amitabh Bachchan will make you feel every single emotion he enacts. Neena Gupta is such a talented actress; she has proved this time and time again. From Badhaai Ho, Sardar Ka Grandson, Panchayat series, and now this beautiful film, Neena Gupta knows how to excel in a role.
The national crush of India, Rashmika Mandanna, has made her Bollywood debut with Goodbye. Rashmika as a stubborn daughter, delivers an earnest performance. With so many emotions on her shoulder, Rashmika has ensured you will feel them. There is only slight concern about her accent, as the family is Punjabi. However, she dubbed her own lines and did her best, and she will keep getting better with every single movie. Likewise, all the other cast did their best and played their roles with conviction.
Vikas Bahl has written and directed this film beautifully. He has loaded the film with emotions. You cannot leave the theatre without a tear in your eyes. It is because, Goodbye is on simple realism, the importance of family. Vikas Bahl has crafted every character superbly. The script is fresh, not an adapted or remake. The music is good. Jaikal Mahakal and Chann Pardesi are chartbusters. The background music compliments the story quite well. Yes, the film is loaded with emotions, but there are some short and sweet laughter bursts. There are some flaws, but that does not impact the story.
Goodbye is an emotional rollercoaster full of emotions with some laughs. It is a film that can be watched by all generations together. Goodbye will bring you close to your family. If you stay away from your family members, surely you will call them after the film. Overall, Goodbye is an emotional rollercoaster that will tell you the importance of family and is unmissable. Goodbye is undoubtedly an emotional film of the year. We give Goodbye 4 stars out of 5. Watch the movie with your loved ones and family members, and do not forget to carry tissue paper or a handkerchief.