"It was overwhelming to witness the audience's reaction to the film. It felt like I was watching it for the first time because there was so much energy in the room," Sridevi said in a statement.
Kapoor recounted the time his classic Mr India released in Russia exactly 30 years ago and how India-Russia ties can go an extra mile with a film collaboration.
"... The locals are celebrating our cinema. While the influx of Hindi films had slowed down in the last few years, we seem to be back with a bang. This is the time for an Indo- Russian collaboration," he added.