The wait is almost over: animated comedy film ‘The Donkey King’ is set to hit theatres across Pakistan on October 13. Before its countrywide release, selected cinemas managed to get a preview today, amid much anticipation for the movie which is already beginning to win hearts and minds of the young as well as the young at heart.
A special preview was arranged for Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry as well as Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid, who were both all praise for the film.
Speaking to media after watching the show, Chaudhry said it would encourage other filmmakers to come forward with animated movies. The movie had good content that would attract children, he added.
Artists including Adnan Siddiqui, Fakhir, Ali Khan and cricketer Younis Khan are among the celebrities singing praises of ‘The Donkey King’ and looking forward to watching the film.
Children, especially, are looking forward to Mangu, the lovable donkey who is the hero of the film.