Although Ayan Mukherji's screenplay might have been a hit-and-miss, the film's VFX was some of the best Hindi cinema has ever seen, engineered by the global giants of VFX, DNEG.
Red Chillies VFX has long pioneered the VFX movement in Bollywood and Zero was one of its many attempts. While the film didn't work for many, Zero's CGI work is astounding, simply for the time and energy it took.
Rakesh Roshan's superhero film had some innovative touches in its special and visual effects, with the villains of the film being lauded for their convincing sheen.
Ra.One might not have worked as well as other Shah Rukh Khan films but it was revolutionary for Hindi cinema's VFX journey.
From Red Chillies VFX once again, Fan was lauded for its innovative use of special effects and for convincingly adding an unfamiliar layer to one of the most beloved faces of the country.
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