The teaser of ‘The Archies’ was released during Netflix’s Tudum event in Brazil on Saturday night. Zoya Akhtar’s film ‘The Archies’ is based on the stories of the famous American comic Archies. Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan, late Sridevi’s daughter Khushi Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan’s grandson Agastya Nanda are going to make their debut through the film. Apart from these three, Mihir Ahuja, Dot, Yuvraj Menda and Vedang Raina are also a part of the film. The trailer of the film is being liked a lot on social media.
The Archies teaser will remind you of pop culture. The video begins with a toy train stopping at the Riverdale station. Riverdale is a hill station in India in the film. There are retro cars in the city, as well as movie characters to give you the retro vibe. Be it the getup of the characters, the clothes or the fur hairstyles or the fur sets similar to the 60s.
Suhana Khan’s character’s name in ‘The Archies’ is Veronica and Khushi’s character’s name is Betty. The story of the film is a combination of love, friendship and sadness. Sharing this video teaser on Instagram, Netflix wrote – ‘You have seen him in comics, in books and in Riverdale, but this time you will see him in India. Taking a look at the 60s, The Archies will showcase a world that will be brand new.
This teaser of the film is getting mixed response from the audience. While many people are praising Zoya Akhtar’s direction, there are some users who believe that the character is looking less Indian and more European. However, the music of the film is being praised.
A fan wrote in the comment section – Music never disappoints in Zoya Akhtar’s films. Another fan said- Suhana has really styled the 90s fashion very well. The third fan wrote- ‘I used to read Archies Comics and this for me, it is a beautiful comeback for me.’ The fourth fan wrote- ‘Always been an Archies Comics fan! It must be good bro.’ The fifth fan wrote- ‘The dream of being a part of such a friend circle in college remained a dream.