“12th Fail” emerges as a standout film in the industry. Directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and starring Vikrant Massey, the movie garnered widespread acclaim in 2023, establishing itself as one of the year’s greatest triumphs.
Celebrities like Deepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt, and Kareena Kapoor Khan joined the chorus of praise for “12th Fail,” lauding its performances and narrative, particularly the compelling story of IPS officer Manoj Kumar. The film not only clinched numerous awards but also represented India at the Oscars, further solidifying its stature.
In a remarkable achievement, “12th Fail” has now ascended the ranks to claim the 50th position on the esteemed list of the top 250 films. Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra shared the exhilarating news on social media, expressing profound gratitude and awe at the film’s global recognition, likening it to his lifelong admiration for “Cinema Paradiso.”
Drawing inspiration from real-life experiences, “12th Fail” sheds light on the struggles faced by millions of students attempting the UPSC entrance exam. However, its narrative transcends the exam itself, advocating resilience in the face of failure and the courage to begin anew. Currently screening in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu, the film continues to resonate with audiences worldwide.