Kabir Singh Story
Director: Sandeep Reddy Vanga
Cast: Shahid Kapoor as Dr. Kabir Singh, Kiara Advani as Dr. Preeti Sikka, Arjan Bajwa as Karan Singh (Kabir's brother), Soham Majumdar as Dr. Shiva (Kabir's best friend), Suresh Oberoi as Rajdheer Singh (Kabir's father), Anurag Arora as Harpal Sikka (Preeti's father), and Kamini Kaushal as Sadhna Kaur (Kabir's grandmother).
Kabir Singh tells the story of an alcoholic surgeon Kabir Singh MS who is on the path of self-destruction after his love failure. Kabir Singh is a house surgeon in Delhi Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. He is a college topper bt has a reputation for anger management issues. He is asked either to apologize or leave the college for the altercation he's involved in regarding a football match.
Kabir says he will leave the college but when he sees a fresher named Preethi Sikki, he changes his mind as he feel in love with her at first sight. Despite feeling intimidated early, Preethi reciprocates his feelings and they start a passionate affair. Kabir leaves for Mussoorie to pursue MS and later goes back to Mumbai where his family resides which incidentally is Preethi's hometown too.
Kabir and Preethi were seen kissing one day in Preethi's house and his father throws Kabir away. He has no good impression on Kabir for not wearing turban and kirpan. Also, his attitude doesn't go well with Preethi's father. Later Kabir warns Preethi that she should decide on their relationship within in 6 hours else, he will end ties with her. Preethi is restricted by her family but when she finally comes to Kabir's, she finds him drunk, injecting morphine into himself. He becomes unconscious for about two days.
How and if Kabir Singh who has fallen into a self-destruction mode recovers, and unites with Preethi form the rest of the story. Kabir Singh received mixed reviews but went on to become an all-time blockbuster by grossing about Rs. 375 Cr. and an India Nett of 279 Cr. Shahid Kapoor's performance and Sandeep vanga's direction received great reviews while the film was panned for encouraging toxic masculinity and glamorizing misogyny. Kabir Singh is Bollywood's biggest grosser in 2019 and the second highest-grossing Indian film in India in 2019.