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Review: M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story

MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni

Genre: Biography, Sport
Duration: 190 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 30-SEP-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating: 3.25 on 5 (Just short of Six)

Plot:
The untold story of Dhoni’s journey from ticket collector to trophy collector – the world-cup-winning captain of the Indian Cricket Team.

Overall Review:
MSD is an Indian biographical film, based on the life of Indian cricketer and the current ODI / T20 captain of the Indian national cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Most of us know him as a successful cricketer but very few know him as Ticket Collector in Railway Department. The film is directed by Neeraj Pandey (Baby, Special 26, A Wednesday)...

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Review: CREED

Creed

Creed

Genre: Drama, Sport
Duration: 132 minutes
Language: English
India Release Date: 25-NOV-2015

Plot:
The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

Overall Review:
Creed, the latest installment in the “Rocky” saga, is a knockout. With “Creed,” writer-director Ryan Coogler revitalizes the “Rocky” legacy by effectively shifting away from the aging protagonist to a new hero. Creed isn’t a remake OR a reboot — it’s a continuation of a story that began in 1976, albeit one with a focus on a new character. Film establishes a newly realistic foundation for the “Rocky” storyline...

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Review: Brothers

Brothers

Brothers

Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Duration: 156 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 14-AUG-2015

Plot:
As the title suggests, Brothers is about sibling rivalry. It revolves around the story of two brothers David Fernandes (Akshay Kumar) and Monty Fernandes (Sidharth Malhotra). Their father Gary Fernandes (Jackie Shroff) is an alcoholic who has to go to jail for his crime. David hates his father who is also a retired boxer. But Monty takes his father’s side. This creates hatred between two brothers. David is married to Jenny Fernandes (Jacquline Fernandez) who is a big support for him. To take revenge from his brother, Monty works hard and get trained by his father. He reaches into the final of world championship of martial arts where he has to face his brother David...

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