Don 2

Actors: Shah Rukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Boman Irani, Kunal Kapoor, Aly Khan Genre: Thriller Rating: 2.5/5 We know Don ko pakadna mushkil hi nahi namumkin hai, unless Don himself wishes so. The plot of the sequel to Don’s remake by Farhan Akhtar, Ameet Mehta and Amrish Shah starts off Don’s precarious move of confronting the … Continue reading

Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl

Actors: Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Dipannita Sharma, Parineeti Chopra, Aditi Sharma Genre: Comedy Rating: 2.5/5 LVRB is a series of con-stories with same con-man targeting a new lady-target each time consummated by a sabak sikhao aandolan as the title alludes to, designed by the victimized lady-folk. This, is the plot written by Devika Bhagat. PERFORMANCES: Ranveer Singh’s entry scene … Continue reading

Oh My Friend

Actors: Siddharth, Shruti Hassan, Navdeep, Hansika Motwani, Tanikella Bharani Genre: Romance/ Drama Rating: 2.5/5 Oscar Wilde once said “Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.” This is widely considered true, but the plot of this film, penned by Venu Sriram is based completely against … Continue reading

Rockstar

Actors: Ranbir Kapoor, Nargis Fakhri, Kumud Mishra, Piyush Mishra Genre: Drama Rating: 3.5/5 “Sheher mein hoon main tere, aake mujhe mil toh le; Dena na tu kuch magar, aake mera dil toh tu lele jaana”, sings Ranbir somewhere in the movie. These lines explain the protagonist’s mood, his want and also the soul of this … Continue reading

Ra.One

Actors: Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Master Armaan Verma Rating: 2/5 Genre: Sci-Fi/Action The lead pair, the mega bucks, the first trailer, record number ofshowings, the 3D format, the SFX, Akon, Thalaivar’s guest appearance,and SRK’s marketing blitz must all add to the hype and curiosity. But the same potpourri is a recipe for failure when not … Continue reading

Aarakshan

Actors: Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Manoj Bajpai, Deepika Padukone, Prateik Genre: Drama Rating: 3.5/5 “Bhool gaye ki jab mauka mila tha to hum jaise ne is desh ka samvidhaan likh dala”, said Deepak referring to Dr. B R Ambedkar, Principal Architect of the Constitution of India. Talk about B R Ambedkar and there be no reference to reservation system in India? Nahi ho sakta. Aarakshan in Hindi means … Continue reading

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Actors: Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Abhay Deol, Katrina Kaif, Kalki Koechlin Genre: Dramedy Rating: 3.5/5 “Hawa ke jhokon ke jaise azad hain hum; Tum ek dariya ke jaise lehron mein behna seekho Har ek lamhe se tum milo kholey apni baahein; Har ek pal ek naya samaa dekhi yeh nigaahein. Jo apni aankhon mein hairaniyaan leke chal rahe ho, toh zinda ho … Continue reading

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