Tag: Aditya Chopra

Tiger Zinda Hai Film Review: Yes Superstardom Is Alive

| December 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is one of those films that does not need a review. It’s like having asked first mountaineer to conquer Mount Everest, Edmund Hillary, as to what inspired him to scale the summit. He gave a laconic reply: Because it’s there. So what would make you watch Tiger Zinda Hai. Because it’s here now. Everything […]

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Meri Pyaari Bindu Film Review : Blah Blah Bland

| May 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

When you sit down to write a script,scene or a novel the major fear of any writer is the writer’s block.It is generally shown in films as stack of rolled paper lying on the floor as the writer trashes whatever he has written. Meri Pyaari Bindu seems to have been written with this writer’s block. […]

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Befikre Film Review: The Careless Contraption

| December 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

A boy, that too a Punjabi, from the hinterland of Delhi goes abroad for a job. More than caring for a job, he is interested in easing his testesterone levels. He bumps into a confused desi girl.Its lust at first sight. They hit on instantly and travel the length and breadth of the city and […]

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Sultan Film Review : Salman Rules As Anushka Dictates

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Let me make it very clear that this review has no meaning so far box office returns are concerned. Because the magic of Salman Khan is at work. The Midas touch is all over, turning everything into gold. Sultan is touted as a true life inspired story of a Haryana wrestler Sultan Ali but it […]

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FAN Film Review : No Fun

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Let me tell you a backstory first: I wondered one day as to what may have prompted the scion of Yashraj Films Aditya Chopra to flag the FAN. It so happened that one fine day Aditya Chopra was restless and pacing up and down the corridor of his corner office because the AC unit in […]

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Dum Laga Ke Haisha Film Review: Dollops of Charm

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ayushman Khurrana after his not so impressive flight in Hawaiizada is back to redeem himself in a charming Dum Laga Ke Haisha. A simple plot set in 1995’s Haridwar where a submissive, loving, Kumar Sanu’s fan Lappu aka Prem ( Ayunshman Khurrana) running his father Sanjay Mishra’s audio-video parlour is hitched to a coy but […]

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Daawat-e-ishq Film Review: Neither Hyderabadi Biryani Nor Lucknowi Kebabs

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Do Dooni Chaar and Ishqzaade director Habib Faisal this time tries to serve a Hyderabadi biryani and Luknowi Kebab combo in Daawat-e-Ishq. Based on the premise of perennial social curse of dowry seekers cutting across the religions and communities, it is a sweet n sour love story between a convent educated shoe sales girl, a […]

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Mardaani Film Review: It Delivers

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

From promos Mardaani seemed another supercop caper with all brawn and brazenness, albeit in a female avatar. But this 113 minutes film delivers a toned down and authentic crime drama based on a rattling issue of Child Trafficking. Rani Mukerji plays a tough, fearless Shivani Shivaji Roy, a senior inspector from Mumbai Crime Branch Unit […]

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Dhoom 3 Review: Its Boom Time

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

A franchise with its latest instalment blasts with dhoom through the entire spectrum of screen space. With no link to the previous storylines, this installment starts with Iqbal (Jackie Shroff) and his son Sahir (Aamir Khan’s younger avatar) trying to save their circus from Western Union Bank of Chicago to which it has been mortgaged […]

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Shuddh Desi Romance: Of Love, Commitment And Bathroom Breaks

| September 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Shuddh Desi Romance deals with the issues of love, live-in relationships and fear of commitment. Its writer Jaideep Sahni’s eighth outing as a screenwriter who gave Khosla Ka Ghosla and Rocket Singh among others. Its a romantic comedy set in the earthy, colourful ambience of pink city Jaipur, where the  endearing,boy-next-door hero Raghu ( Sushant […]

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