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Tumhari Sulu benefits hugely from the talented Vidya Balan and is an endearing watch

Tumhari Sulu is the story of a middle class homemaker Sulochana, played by Vidya Balan who is always up for trying new things in life and has a never say die attitude. Sulu as she is fondly called by her loved ones is not so educated and had failed her class twelve examinations. Her sisters… Continue reading Tumhari Sulu benefits hugely from the talented Vidya Balan and is an endearing watch

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Qarib Qarib Singlle is thoroughly enjoyable but not without some glitches

‘Qarib Qarib Singlle’ has the usual premise where two completely different individuals embark on a road trip and get to know themselves eventually. This concept is in much vogue these days and a lot of Bollywood movies have been made on a similar theme.However what this movie benefits from are its strong lead performances and… Continue reading Qarib Qarib Singlle is thoroughly enjoyable but not without some glitches

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Ittefaq is a surprisingly well made thriller and does engage the viewer completely

Ittefaq stars Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha and Akshaye Khanna in lead roles and is an official remake of the 1969 movie starring Rajesh Khanna and Nanda of the same name. The movie just borrows the central premise of the original movie and adds more layers and situations to the original script. To be honest, I… Continue reading Ittefaq is a surprisingly well made thriller and does engage the viewer completely

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‘Simran’ has a brilliant Kangana Ranaut and an unusually refreshing premise but not without glitches

‘Simran’ directed by the talented Hansal Mehta who has directed gems like Aligarh and Shahid previously has an unusual and refreshing premise for a Bollywood movie. The director who has mostly previously engaged in telling stories based compelling and serious subjects, tries his hands at directing a dark subject with a light hearted approach. ‘… Continue reading ‘Simran’ has a brilliant Kangana Ranaut and an unusually refreshing premise but not without glitches

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‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ is simple like a Barfi in texture with a lingering nice aftertaste

Bollywood these days hardly focusses on making romantic stories sans melodrama. We have not seen much Bollywood romantic movies having the right set of an effective plot and star cast. ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ comes at just the right time to fill up this void. Set in the town of Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh, this is… Continue reading ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ is simple like a Barfi in texture with a lingering nice aftertaste

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‘Jab Harry met Sejal’ is Imtiaz Ali’s weakest work till date but has commendable performances by the lead actors and picturesque locations

There are many people who come into our lives suddenly and cast lasting impressions upon us and help us change our outlook on various things, even though they are very different from us.’Jab Harry met Sejal’ in short hovers around such a theme and as the title suggests ,it tells us through the journey of… Continue reading ‘Jab Harry met Sejal’ is Imtiaz Ali’s weakest work till date but has commendable performances by the lead actors and picturesque locations

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Lipstick Under My Burkha is bold and beautiful but is somewhere inconclusive

It is after a long time that a movie has arrived in the theaters with this much of buzz and brouhaha associated with it. Thanks to the Censor board for indirectly adding to the movie’s publicity by deciding to ban this movie initially only to reverse their decision later on. ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ is… Continue reading Lipstick Under My Burkha is bold and beautiful but is somewhere inconclusive