The one minute 31 second trailer starts with a voice-over by the 47-year-old actor that helps the viewer guess the storyline of the film. Later, Salman Khan is shown jumping from a cliff and hitting gangsters with an intense look on his face. However, the look of his co-star Katrina Kaif has not been released yet. The film is set for a Eid release this year.
"Killer first look 'Ek Tha Tiger', wow, can't wait to see this one Salman Khan. Awesome," Arjun Rampal tweeted.
"Today Feels like 1 of those days where I want to speak my mind ! On a positive note saw the trailer of EK THA TIGER n Omg ! Salman Rocksss !!!," posted Preity Zinta.
"'Ek Tha Tiger' trailer is super awesome.. way to go Kabir Khan," said Anurag Kashyap.
"EK THA TIGER - will roar the loudest at the box off this EID- Salman Khan's outstanding performance," tweeted Riteish Deshmukh.
The film's director Kabir Khan is overjoyed by the reaction and said, "Good morning... It's nice to wake up and see that Ek Tha Tiger is the top trending topic on twitter."