Steven Spielberg's The BFG also releases today. It is a fantasy story set in a country of giants. Actor Mark Rylance plays the BFG or the Big Friendly Giant and the film narrates the story of his bond with a young girl, Sophie
Based on the beloved 1982 children's book by Roald Dahl, The BFG charts the fantastical friendship between a young orphan named Sophie (played by Ruby Barnhill), and a 'Big Friendly Giant' (played by Mark Rylance)
"She has gone there (West) and represented India. She has also impressed them. I am sure they would be looking at us (Indian actors) in a different light and that is amazing. Kudos to her," says Parineeti
"Being the voice of the Big Friendly Giant of the Stephen Spielberg film in Hindi .. a fascinating tale," Big B wrote on Twitter
On a promotion tour for his latest movie The BFG, Mr Spielberg revealed: "Peter was so busy with The Hobbit that it took him away from Tintin and he's doing another film for my company now."
Reliance Entertainment has planned a pan-India release for the film in four languages: English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu
"All of us have to believe in magic. The worse the world gets the more magic we have to believe in. That magic will give us hope and hope is everything for me," Steven Spielberg told reporters after a press screening of the film
Director Steven Spielberg is associated with many projects currently but his first release since Lincoln will be a spy thriller while his second movie will be an adaptation of Roald Dahl's book for children The BFG.