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Review: Kahaani 2

Kahaani 2

Kahaani 2

Genre: Thriller
Duration: 129 Minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 02-DEC-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating: 3.25 on 5 (Experience this thrill ride just for its execution and performances)

Plot:
The story revolves around Vidya Sinha (Vidya Balan) and her daughter Mini who live peacefully in the sleepy town of Chandan Nagore. Things take a dramatic turn when Sinha (Balan) has an accident and enters Arjun Rampal, the cop.

Overall Review:
‘Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh’, directed by Sujoy Ghosh is not a sequel to the first part, but a stand-alone second installment of a series that director is interested in fashioning. Both Vidya and director Sujoy Ghosh return for the sequel, however they bring in new characters and a new plot for the sequel...

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Review: Happy Bhaag Jaayegi

Happy Bhaag Jaayegi

Happy Bhaag Jaayegi

Genre: Romance, Comedy
Duration: 126 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 19-AUG-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating:

Plot:
A young woman unintentionally crosses borders literally, into Pakistan, as well as metaphorically, in love.

Overall Review:
Helmed by Anand L Rai & Krushika Lulla, ‘Happy Bhaag Jayegi’ is a situational comedy shot in Amritsar and around the border areas. Story revolves around runaway bride “Happy”, who finds herself across the border where she meets Abhay’s character. The drama then unfolds, leaving the viewers in splits. This cross-border comedy explores relationships in a unique and beautiful way. Mudassar Aziz (Director & Story) has a great command of languages; Urdu, Marathi, Hindi, and writes beautifully...

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Review: Budhia Singh – Born To Run

Budhia Singh - Born to Run

Budhia Singh – Born to Run

Genre: Sports, Drama
Duration: 111 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 02-AUG-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating: 3.25 on 5 (Worth A Visit at least once)

Plot:
A biopic about Budhia Singh, the world’s youngest marathon runner whose story garnered controversy and inspiration around the world.

Overall Review:
Budhia Singh – Born To Run is another sports biopic directed by debutant Soumendra Padhi. The film depicts the real-life story of the wonder boy who didn’t have a word called ‘STOP’ in his dictionary & was brought to light by his coach played by National Award winner Manoj Bajpayee. Budhia Singh made history when he ran a breathtaking marathon from Bhubaneswar to Puri, covering 65 km in seven hours. He was five years old then...

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Review: Ki and Ka

Ki and Ka

Ki and Ka

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Duration: 126 Minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 01-APR-2016

Plot:
A young couple’s marriage challenges the gender roles placed upon men and women in Indian society.

Overall Review:
R.Balki (Director of Cheeni Kum, Paa, English Vinglish) is back with Rom-Com of year 2016: “Ki & Ka”. This time he shakes our senses with the fresh thought that takes on the situation of gender role reversal. Arjun Kapoor (Kabir) plays the house husband while Kareena Kapoor (Kia) plays the wife who is the breadwinner of the house. She is a successful marketing professional. The love story between Arjun and Kareena is thankfully kept simple, which is exactly what makes Ki & Ka more beautiful. It is a love story with a difference...

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