Tag: Shahrukh Khan

Jab Harry Met Sejal Film Review:Directionless Tour

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

The writing on the wall has been there ever since the title of Jab Harry Met Sejal (JHMS) was plagiarised from When Harry Met Sally. You wondered why couldn’t makers think something out-of-the-box like RingThing,Ring’a’Ring’a’ Roses et al. It reflected on the paucity of their creative juices. Then came the promos. Though Jab Harry Met […]

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Jab Harry Met Sejal Trailer Review

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The more things change the more they remain same. Imtiaz Ali from his first movie Socha Na Tha to last release Tamasha has used the metaphor of travel as a journey not only to explore exotic places by protagonists who are opposite in nature,attitudes,behaviour to each other, but during the course of their journey they […]

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Raees Review: Rich Dividends Are Elusive

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Way back in nineties I had visited Gujarat town of Rajkot in the course of my duty for a multinational company with which I was working. Staying in an upscale hotel I felt like cooling myself in that sultry climate with a beer or two. I expressed my desire to the room staff and he […]

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Dear Zindagi Film Review : Dreary and Dragging

| November 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Life is precious. Its your life. Live it as you want to. Don’t ruin your present by regretting your past or getting anxious about your future. Don’t take a difficult path to get a sense of achievement and as a boost to your ego, when you can tread the straight and simple. This kind of […]

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Ae Dil Hai Mushkil Film Review: Difficult To Digest

| October 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Believe you me when I go on record saying that I am all for a good, dramatic love story where the joys,sorrows,highs and lows felt by the characters are real, as if I am personally feeling the similar kind of emotions. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil promised all this on face of it. And it had […]

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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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Dilwale Film Review: Hotchpotch With No Heart

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

In Dilwale there is King Khan and there is King aka Boman Irani-the Joker’s persona ripoff with a pencil moustache who is lording over the drug trade in Goa (drugs and Goa are hand in glove). In the serene setting of Goa King Khan is leading a peaceful, incognito life of Raj running a car […]

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Happy New Year Review: A Dazzling Dumb Affair

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

MovieTime Malad–a slightly country-cousin kinda multiplex..show timing: 12pm..ticket rate Rs 170..Housefull! Infiniti Malad–an upmarket mall and multiplex complex..show timing: 12.45pm..ticket rate Rs 250..House eventually got full. Just half an hour delay on my part cost me one and a half-time the price—I keep wondering-for what? A high octane marketing blitz  what with In-film branding and […]

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Golden Jubilee Club- Karan Arjun : Reincarnation And Revenge Make For A Bhelpuri Entertainer

| October 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Karan Arjun (1995) is one of those masala films that had been a staple of Hindi cinema in sixties and seventies. Its reincarnation theme though does not have a soul and ethereal pull of evergreen Dilip Kumar and Vayjanteemala starrer Madhumati (1958), still the esoteric mix of theory of reincarnation,laws of karma and revenge proved […]

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Golden Jubilee Club- Mohabbatein: Much Ado About Love

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mohabbatein(2000) was Aditya Chopra’s second movie after his mega-successful DDLJ. It dealt with forbidden love, the shackling traditions, the rough and tumble of love . It had three in fact, four set of love stories with pivotal roles played by Shahrukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan.The movie had the unique distinction of introducing six newcomers, infact […]

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