Saand Ki Aankh Reviews

November 6, 2019
As good as Saand Ki Aankh may be (which is about half good), practices like this shouldn't be supported, and this is coming from Anurag Kashyap's biggest fan.
October 25, 2019
Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar's body language is wrong. Their faces are made old by latex, but their hands and necks are young. Crucially, at no point do they make us suspend disbelief.
October 25, 2019
The film is made as a defiant dramedy - the drama is such that it's derived from comedy, and the comedy is such that it's diluted by drama.
October 25, 2019
It's a simple, straightforward story in essence. I wish it wasn't so simplistic in its telling.
October 25, 2019
There is a simple reason for why this grannies-with-guns saga fires blanks: the elderly women are played by Taapsee Pannu, aged 32, and Bhumi Pednekar, aged 30.
October 25, 2019
On a closer look, these intermittent charms practically cease to exist without its two leads. Saand Ki Aankh's insistence to be painfully crowd-pleasing force Pednekar and Pannu to be perennially on the defensive.
October 24, 2019
This feels like a waste of rich narrative possibilities, as mechanically feelgood as those two dozen Britflicks that have cast Dames Dench, Smith et al as old dears who shoot from the lip.