Kabir Singh is a Bollywood movie released in 2019, directed by Sandeep Vanga and starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani in the lead roles. The movie is a remake of the Telugu movie Arjun Reddy and follows the story of Kabir Singh, a brilliant but volatile medical student who falls in love with a girl named Preeti. The movie portrays Kabir’s journey through love, heartbreak, and self-destruction.
The movie received mixed reviews upon its release, with some critics praising the performances of the lead actors, while others criticized its glorification of toxic masculinity and misogyny. Despite the controversies surrounding the movie, it went on to become a commercial success and was one of the highest-grossing Bollywood movies of 2019.
It’s worth noting that the character of Kabir Singh has been widely criticized for his behavior towards women, including his abusive and controlling behavior towards his love interest Preeti. Many viewers and critics have called out the movie for romanticizing this behavior and sending a dangerous message to young audiences.