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Pyaar ka Punchnama 2: Movie Reviews Round Up – PKP2 ‘No Brainy’, ‘Nor Funny’

Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2 Director: Luv Ranjan Cast: Omkar Kapoor, Sunny Nijjar, Kartik Aaryan, Nushrat Bharucha, Sonalli Sehgal and Ishita Sharma Luv Ranjan’s sequel to his 2011 hit film “Pyaar Ka Punchnama” was released on Friday but reviews have gone ahead assailing the film as nowhere near brainy nor funny. Here is a list of some such reviews giving quite ...

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‘ABCD 2’ Movie Reviews Roundup: Worth Seeing Once!

Remo D’souza’s directorial “AnyBody Can Dance 2”, released today, Friday June 19 all over the country, did not make a high decible noise eithe in favour or against the movie that features Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhudeva, Lauren Gottlieb and dancers from Dharmesh to Punit Pathak from ‘Dance India Dance’ fame. The story is about the real life struggle of ...

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‘Hamari Adhuri Kahani’ Roundup of Reviews: Mixed as Ever for Mohit Suri Film

The reviews of the movie ‘HamariAdhuri Kahani’ are both positive and negative as usual when it comes to Mohit Suri’s film every year. Few of them trumpet on story, while many harp on actors’ talent, two of them National Award winners. ‘Hamari Adhuri Kahani’ directed by Mohit Suri was released today across the country. The movie stars Emraan Hashmi, Vidya ...

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Dil Dhadakne Do Movie Review Roundup: Average Rating May Stifle Zoya Akhtar’s Film

Dil Dhadakne Do, which literally means ‘Let the Heart Beat’, has failed to evoke similar response from the audience on its first day of release going by the round-up of film reviews and ongoing tweets from the viewers. Directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, the film casts Anil Kapoor, Shefali Shah, Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer ...

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‘Yahaan Sabki Lagi Hai’ Movie Review: Intuitive ‘indie-cation’ of creative vindication

Review By Subhash K. Jha Film: “Yahaan Sabki Lagi Hai”; Cast: Varun Thakur, Eden Shyodhi and Heerok Das; Co-directors: Tina Bose and Cyrus R. Khambata; Rating: *** It’s hard to define a film that has no clear beginning or end, only a clinching middle that is dark, treacherous, murky and very disturbing. In the mid-section of this disembodied film on ...

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Dragon Blade’ Movie Review : An epic Chinese drama, lost in translation

By Troy Ribeiro Film: “Dragon Blade”; Cast: Jackie Chan, John Cusack, Adrian Brody, Joey Jozef, Lin Peng, Mika Wang, William Feng Shaofeng, Lorie Pester and Sharni Vinson; Director: Daniel Lee; Rating: **     With fine costumes, brilliant background score that has a mix of Oriental and Arabic music, good cinematography and razor-fine edits, “Dragon Blade” glitters in its high ...

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‘Hunterrr’Movie Review: Disarmingly frank sex comedy with 3-star rating

By Subhash K. Jha Film: “Hunterrr”; Cast: Gulshan Devaiah, Radhika Apte, Sai Tamhankar and Veera Saxena; Writer-Director: Harshvardhan Kulkarni; Rating: ***(3 stars) The hero of Harshvardhan Kulkarni’s quirky tale of a sex addict is so unabashedly cheesy he could be a new recruit at your neighbourhood cyber cafe, assigned exclusively to pilot porn sites. In the opening sequence our, errr, ...

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Movie review: ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ Gives Relief from Routines

Cast: Ayushmann Khurana, Bhumi Pednekar, Sanjay Mishra; Director: Sharat Kataria; Rating: **** Review: Set in the early 90s, Prem Prakash Tiwari (Ayushmanm Khurana) from Haridwar, who runs a music library and spends most of his time in listening to Kumar Sanu is married to over-weight girl Sandhya (Bhumi Pednekar) against his wishes. While the beginning may remind us of many such ...

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‘Badlapur’: Leaves much to be desired

By Subhash K. Jha  Film: “Badlapur”; Cast: Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Yami Gautam, Divya Dutta, Radhika Apte, Vinay Pathak; Director: Sriram Raghavan; Rating: ***1/2   “Badlapur” has a pain-lashed topography in the first overture that is exceptional — with every vein on Varun Dhawan’s temples ringing a bell but the second overture gets audacious tongue-in-cheek, subversive and sometimes downright ...

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‘Temper’ Movie Review: Jr NTR Saves Puri Jagannath, How?

By Haricharan Pudipeddi  Cast: Jr NTR, Kajal Aggarwal, Prakash Raj, Posani Krishna Murali, Jayaprakash Reddy, Ali, Saptagiri, Kovai Sarla and Rama Prabha; Director: Puri Jagannadh; Rating: *** Puri Jagannadh’s heroes are eccentric with shades of grey. They’re highly romantic and occasionally patriotic too. Puri likes to highlight the eccentricity in his heroes, say a Mahesh Babu in “Pokkiri” and “Businessman” ...

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