Tag: Yash Raj Films

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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Detective Byomkesh Bakshy Film Review: Tortoise steps to solve an Octopus Plot

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Any murder mystery worth its salt is based on mainly two considerations-Whodunit, That provides an opportunity to spatter the narrative with numerous red-herrings. And the second but more significant aspect is the mensrea ( criminal intent), what is called the motive behind the murder. In short ‘why’ it has been committed. Of course, there is […]

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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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Gunday Movie Review: Call It Coal Or Diamond, Its Still Carbon

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Babuji dheere chalna pyaar mein zara sambhalna, badey dhokey hain iss raha mein. A song from Howrah Bridge mouthed by Irrfan Khan in one of the scenes of the film encapsulates the theme of Gunday. Two inseparable friends since childhood, a calculating and composed Bikram (Ranvir Singh) and a hot-headed Bala (Arjun Kapoor)metamorphose into Robinhoods […]

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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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