The review of the film reads, “For many, The Archies comic series has been an integral part of their childhood. Rushing to stores to grab a copy of the comic book and letting your heart sway between Archie and Reggie is a core memory. While most of us have experienced the printed days of The Archies, many young adults have seen Archies through the lens of Riverdale, Netflix’s popular series, as well. Now, bollywood director zoya akhtar has added a desi twist to The Archies in the form of a Netflix indian original film which features several newbies including agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Vedang Raina, Mihir Ahuja, Aditi Saigal and Yuvraj Menda.” Set in 1960s India, the storyline revolves around Archie and the gang navigating romance, friendship, and the threat to a beloved park from developers.
Accordingly The Archies, starring agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Vedang Raina, Mihir Ahuja, Aditi Saigal and Yuvraj Menda have finally released on december 7. The film that marks the highly-anticipated debut of Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana, amitabh Bachchan’s grandson agastya and boney Kapoor’s daughter Khushi, has been receiving stellar reviews and now atlee has joined that bandwagon to heap praises for the film.
Atlee also called agastya Nanda, a breath of fresh air in the film, “Agastya Nanda, you were such a breath of fresh air in the film. Your portrayal was lovable and endearing. And let’s not forget the rest of the cast, who were all exceptional in their roles. Each and every one of them contributed to the brilliance of the film,” his review read.