Shubh Mangal Saavdhan: Bold minus vulgarity

Film: Shubh Mangal Saavdhan Director: RS Prasanna Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar, Seema Pahwa, Bijendra Kala Rating: 3/5 After months of sweet glances, harmless stalking, and little smiles, Mudith(Ayushmann Khurana) finally musters up the courage to go ahead and talk to Sugandha(Bhumi Pednekar), who works in the same neighbourhood at Nehru Place. But owing to … Continue reading Shubh Mangal Saavdhan: Bold minus vulgarity

Jab Harry Met Sejal and the disaster followed:

Direction: Imtiaz Ali Cast: Anushka Sharma, Shah Rukh Khan, Aru Krishansh Verma, Chandan Roy Sanyal and Evelyn Sharma. Rating: 2/5   When I say the disaster followed, I mean it. Neither did it have a great beginning nor a perfect ending. Being slow as compared to other Imtiaz Ali films, Jab Harry Met Sejal might … Continue reading Jab Harry Met Sejal and the disaster followed:

Striking the right chords

Four women who want to be a little more acknowledged and free, and their intertwined lives with that of Rosy - the protagonist of a Hindi erotic novel - is what makes Lipstick Under My Burkha an absolute delight to watch. Ratna Pathak Shah plays the quintessential bua ji, whose heart skips a beat or … Continue reading Striking the right chords