Director David Dhawan’s “Coolie No 1” is a major flop in terms of revenue and ratings. The film starring Varun Dhwan and Sara Ali Khan also features Paresh Rawal, and Johnny Lever in pivotal roles is a disappointment for the audience. This remake of the Govinda-Karisma Kapoor 1995 starrer “Coolie No 1”, which was directed by the same director, has highly disappointed Govinda fans. On 25 December, the film was dropped on Amazon Prime Video. On 28 December, the film’s IMDB rating was extremely low at 1.4/10, which is even lower than Salman khan’s Race 3. Sadak 2 is still the lowest rating film on IMDb.
IMDb is an online platform that provides reviews and ratings about films, TV shows. Web series etc. On IMDb, which allows audiences to rate a film, Coolie No 1 has a dismal rating of 1.4.which is even worse than films such as Race 3 (1.9) and Himmatwala (1.7). The film is getting largely negative reviews from critics. Makers of the film have to understand that the audience of 2020 is not the same as of 1995. Actor Shikha Talsania, who also worked in the film, spoke about the negative response the film has got. In an interview, she told Mid-Day that Entertainment could be different for different people. Some kind of humour can be funny for others, and some may not find it funny. But she can choose to watch what she enjoys.
Reviews suggest that the plot of the film is totally out of sync with today’s time. Also, some scenes of the film are being trolled for their ill logic. In the film presence of casual sexism, Speech impairment for laughs, and body shaming jokes is criticized by reviewers.