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  • Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz Cast: Geetanjali Thapa, Zain Khan Durrani, Shray Rai Tiwari, Mona Amebgaonkar, Saheb Bhattacharjee, Sourav Das, Debopriya, Saheb Agarwal, Soumya Mukherjee Director: Onir Rating: * * * The two primary characters here prefer to live their lives in the thrill of WhatsApp clouds. The world today may largely consist of youngsters who…

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  • Aiyaary movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film:  Aiyaary Cast: Manoj Bajpayee, Sidharth Malhotra, Kumud Mishra, Anupam Kher and Naseeruddin Shah Director: Neeraj Pandey Rating: * * ½ This military espionage thriller about the men in uniform, some going rogue, makes much ado over an unsubstantiated thing. Pussyfooting around the issues that have plagued the Indian army for long, Director Neeraj Pandey (of…

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  • Padman movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Padman Cast: Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte, Sonam Kapoor Director: R Balki Rating: * * ½ R Balki’s attempt to make Coimbatore entrepreneur, Arunachalam Muruganantham’s inspiring real-life story into a typical Bollywood superhero film with ever sincere Akshay Kumar essaying the lead role as a north Indian, Lakshmikant Chouhan from Madhya Pradesh, comes a cropper…

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    Aapla Manus: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Aapla Manus Cast: Nana Patekar, Irawati Harshe, Sumeet Raghavan Director: Satish Rajavade Rating: * * ½ Aapla Manus (Our Man) adapted from a play, Katkon Trikon, that had successful runs in the Hindi and Marathi theatre arena, is Ajay Devgan’s first Marathi Language Production. The film details an over-eager middle-aged cop’s efforts to get…

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  • Kuldip Patwal: I Didn’t Do It! movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Kuldip Patwal: I Didn’t Do it Cast:  Deepak Dobriyal, Gulshan Devaiah, Anurag Arora, Raima Sen, Pravin Dabas, Jameel Khan Director: Remy Kohli Rating: * * It’s quite obvious from the run of play here that Remy Kohli’s assassination cum courtroom drama is inspired by western ideas (garnered from TV shows I am sure) about…

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    Padmaavat movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Padmaavat Cast: Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari, Anupriya Goenka, Jim Sarbh, Raza Murad Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali Rating: * * ½ About a Barbarian who wouldn’t let go off the wild idea taken root in his egoistic head, Padmaavat exclusively belongs to Ranveer Singh who with his animalistic zeal, makes…

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  • My Birthday Song movie: Review, Cast, Story and Director

    Film: My Birthday Song Cast: Nora Fatehi, Zenia Starr, Pitobash, Sanjay Suri, Elena Kazan, Suparna Krishna, Sameer Sharma, Ayaz Khan, Purab Kohli Director: Samir Soni Rating: * * * This attempted psychological thriller revolving around a happily-married man and the song on his 40th birthday, breaches the gap between the real and the surreal. Actor Samir…

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  • Nirdosh movie: Review, Cast, Story and Director

    Film: Nirdosh Cast: Arbaaz khan, Manjari Fadnis, Ashmit Patel, Maheck Chahal and Mukul Dev Director: Subroto Paul, Pradeep Rangwani Rating: * ½ A whodunit top-lining Arbaaz Khan as the brutish investigating officer Inspector Lokhande who takes bombastic pride in being a sort of encounter specialist. He is the one assigned to solve the murder (of…

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  • Vodka Diaries movie: Review, Cast, Story and Director

    Film: Vodka Diaries Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Raima Sen, Mandira Bedi, Sharib Hashmi, Rishi Bhutani, Herry Tangri, Swati Rajput, Vaishnavi Dhanraj, Mohammed Ali Shah, Sooraj Thapar, Dipoo Srivastava, Rahul Kapoor, Antara Srivastava, Vikram Sahalkar Director: Kushal Srivastava Rating: * * ½ The misty town of Manali becomes yet another (remember ‘Death in the Gunj?’) setting…

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  • Mukkabaaz: Review, Cast, Story and Director

    A sports political drama that exposes the caste politics behind selection of suitable candidates, this one has its heart in the right place. Coming from Anurag Kashyap, the maker of edgy dark cinema, this one sheds more light than darkness on the sport of Boxing, played the corrupt Indian way. The narrative, set largely in…

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  • Udanchhoo movie: Review, Cast, Story, Director

    Film: Udanchhoo Cast: Prem Chopra, Ashutosh Rana, Rajniesh Duggall, Bruna Abdullah, Saisha Sehgal, Pankaj Jha, Anil George, Brijendra Kala, Lankesh Bharadwaj, Nilesh, Amanda Rosario Director: Vipin Parashar Rating: * ½ A clueless attempt at comedy, this film about a Guru G (Prem Chopra) hoarding black money through his con-ashram operations, with able help from his trusted…

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    Tiger Zinda Hai: Review, Cast, Story, Director

    Film: Tiger Zinda Hai Cast: Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Sudeep, Angad Bedi, Ivan Rodrigues, Sajjad Delfroze, Kumud Mishra, Girish Karnad, Anjalie Gupta, Neha Hinge, Paresh Rawal, Nawab Shah Director: Ali Abbas ZafarUsman Rating: * * ½ This sequel to Yash Raj’s Ek Tha Tiger is a decently orchestrated thriller choreographed in elementary fashion with none of…

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