Negative Public Reviews of Old Shah Rukh Khan Movies Falsely Linked to Pathaan

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Original videos of the public reviews found on Youtube: 

VIDEO 1:

  • We noticed a logo reading 'VIRAL BOLLYWOOD' on the top-left corner of the video.

The logo of Viral Bollywood. 

(Source: Altered byThe Quint)

  • By conducting a relevant keyword search, we found a longer version of the video on YouTube, uploaded by an entertainment news channel, Viral Bollywood, on 4 August 2017.

  • The video's title stated that it was a movie review for Khan and Anushka Sharma's movie Jab Harry Met Sejal, directed by Imtiaz Ali.

  • The viral clip can be seen in the video at the 1:50 timestamp.

VIDEO 2:

  • We noticed a logo reading 'FILMI FEVER' on the top-left corner of the video.

The logo of Filmi Fever.

(Source: Altered byThe Quint)

  • We performed a relevant keyword search on Google and came across the longer version of the same video on YouTube.

  • This video was uploaded by an entertainment news channel, Filmi Fever on 22 December 2018.

  • The title of the video states that it is the 'most angry review' by public for ZERO, a movie with Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma .

  • The video is going viral in two parts. Both parts can be found in this YouTube video from 0:01 and 0:27 timestamps.

What moviegoers said about Pathaan?:

The Quint went for a screening of the movie in Mumbai and interacted with people who had just watched the movie.

  • Some viewers remarked that Pathaan would easily collect crores in the box office.

  • Another viewer also said the movie is highly entertaining and a blockbuster.

Conclusion: Old movie reviews by the public is being falsely shared as recent reviews calling Pathaan 'the worst film done by Shah Rukh Khan'.

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