Mumbai Mirror

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Rating Title/Year Author
2.5/5 Khaali Peeli (2020) Kunal Guha [A] lack of dramatic turns or twists ensures the story drives through to the climax without a spark of surprise. EDIT
Posted Oct 6, 2020
2.5/5 Class of '83 (2020) Kunal Guha The actions barely seem to match up to the words. EDIT
Posted Aug 25, 2020
3/5 Lootcase (2019) Kunal Guha Rao, easily the most remarkable hand here, delivers his character's punchlines in his inimitable style... EDIT
Posted Aug 10, 2020
3/5 Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl (2020) Kunal Guha An essential watch... EDIT
Posted Aug 10, 2020
3/5 Dil Bechara (2020) Kunal Guha This Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjana Sanghi-starrer is all heart and then some... EDIT
Posted Jul 28, 2020
2.5/5 Bulbbul (2020) Kunal Guha Rahul Bose, Paoli Dam starrer struggles to tick too many things while accomplishing very little... EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2020
2/5 Baaghi 3 (2020) Kunal Guha With the fluid twirls and elegant slides and flips of a ballerina, Shroff's approach to an action hero is a bit too rehearsed and sanitized. EDIT
Posted Mar 6, 2020
2.5/5 Shikara (2020) Kunal Guha While the purpose of a film is essentially to entertain, this one could potentially influence and shape one's opinion about the fate of those in the Valley. EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2020
2.5/5 Malang (2020) Kunal Guha [It] fails to impress with its poor narrative... EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2020
2/5 Street Dancer 3D (2020) Kunal Guha Dhawan has his set of fans but opting for such films will surely test their loyalty. EDIT
Posted Jan 24, 2020
3.5/5 Panga (2020) Kunal Guha Kangana Ranaut, Jassie Gill and Richa Chadha shine in this refreshing story. EDIT
Posted Jan 24, 2020
3.5/5 Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior (2020) Kunal Guha ...a deserving tribute to a warrior who slipped through the cracks of history. EDIT
Posted Jan 10, 2020
3.5/5 Chhapaak (2020) Kunal Guha This Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey-starrer manages a narrative that's more sensitive than exploitative. EDIT
Posted Jan 10, 2020
2/5 Dabangg 3 (2019) Kunal Guha Enduring all this till the climax with countless slow-mo should qualify as self-harm... EDIT
Posted Dec 24, 2019
3/5 Mardaani 2 (2019) Kunal Guha This isn't a film for the faint-hearted... EDIT
Posted Dec 17, 2019
2/5 The Body (2019) Kunal Guha A tacky thriller... EDIT
Posted Dec 16, 2019
2/5 Housefull 4 (2019) Kunal Guha Even brainless comedies have managed better. EDIT
Posted Oct 25, 2019
3/5 Made in China (2019) Kunal Guha Made In China makes for an interesting watch that also packs a relevant message. EDIT
Posted Oct 25, 2019
2.5/5 Prassthanam (2019) Kunal Guha This Sanjay Dutt and Manisha Koirala remake of the Telugu film hardly offers anything different... EDIT
Posted Sep 30, 2019
3.5/5 Chhichhore (2019) Kunal Guha An auteur known for his ability to say great things in a sharp-witted and accessible manner, Tiwari shines through here. EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2019
2/5 Jabariya Jodi (2019) Kunal Guha By the time he gulps down this bitter dawaai, the audience wiill have already succumbed to boredom. EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2019
2.5/5 Judgemental Hai Kya (2019) Kunal Guha Kanika Dhillon invested more in layering her leads with assorted idiosyncrasies than in directing this story to a sharp fold. EDIT
Posted Jul 26, 2019
1.5/5 Arjun Patiala (2019) Kunal Guha That this film hopes to parody the clichéd construct of most romcoms is ironic. EDIT
Posted Jul 26, 2019
1.5/5 One Day: Justice Delivered (2019) Kunal Guha The Equaliser-like premise offered promise, but exaggerated performances, obvious turns and inability to flesh out the idea, eliminate any possibility of being thrilled. EDIT
Posted Jul 12, 2019
3/5 Super 30 (2019) Kunal Guha [W]riter Sanjeev Duta renders an inspiring narrative by blending the depravity and drive of those unwilling to settle for a lesser life. EDIT
Posted Jul 11, 2019
2.5/5 Malaal (2019) Kunal Guha Malaal's plot is typical. EDIT
Posted Jul 8, 2019
3/5 Article 15 (2019) Kunal Guha Article 15 serves as a bitter reminder of the disdainful atrocities that befalls those who are profiled... EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2019
3/5 The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir (2018) Kunal Guha Dhanush translates Aja's emotional highs and crushing lows with fluid precision. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
2.5/5 Bharat (2019) Kunal Guha It's safe to say that in a Salman Khan film, one can't be bothered to come up with quantifiably accurate analogies. EDIT
Posted Jun 7, 2019
2/5 PM Narendra Modi (2019) Kunal Guha Director Omung Kumar should have compressed the film by at least 20 minutes, but given the one-sided narrative here, runtime is hardly a concern. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
3/5 India's Most Wanted (2019) Kunal Guha If underplaying was the order of the day, Kapoor reads it as disinterest and indifference. What's worse, the dialogue takes the wind out of his performance... EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
3/5 De De Pyaar De (2019) Kunal Guha The message that De De Pyaar De packs is loud and clear... EDIT
Posted May 17, 2019
2.5/5 Student of the Year 2 (2019) Kunal Guha Perhaps, it's time for the makers to return to film school? EDIT
Posted May 10, 2019
2/5 Blank (2019) Kunal Guha Having endured this one, it's a debilitating condition that you'll share with [the protagonist]. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
2.5/5 Romeo Akbar Walter (2019) Kunal Guha The film nosedives in striving to meet its unrealistic ambition. EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2019
3/5 Notebook (2019) Kunal Guha This one's reminiscent of old-school romance. EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2019
3.5/5 Junglee (2019) Kunal Guha Jammwal could just be the next desi Stallone. EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2019
3.5/5 Kesari (2019) Kunal Guha Kumar is in complete control of his craft here. EDIT
Posted Mar 22, 2019
3/5 Photograph (2019) Kunal Guha A passport photo- a contained profile that offers a glimpse but not the big picture... EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2019
2.5/5 Luka Chuppi (2019) Kunal Guha [It] would've been unbearable if it weren't for the performances. EDIT
Posted Mar 1, 2019
3/5 Sonchiraiya (2019) Kunal Guha Caste and class play a definitive part in this chase. EDIT
Posted Feb 27, 2019
2/5 Total Dhamaal (2019) Kunal Guha Evidently, Total Dhamaal is a one-time watch but only when itairs on TV on a Sunday afternoon when you can't seem to find the remote. EDIT
Posted Feb 22, 2019
3.5/5 Gully Boy (2019) Kunal Guha [Akhtar] scores and even nails the emotional peaks and crushing lows. EDIT
Posted Feb 15, 2019
2/5 Purani Jeans (2014) Rahul Desai A constant struggle to climb down an escalator that is clearly going up. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
1.5/5 Dishkiyaoon (2014) Rahul Desai Dishkiyaoon confounds on a very basic technical level. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
2/5 Youngistaan (2014) Rahul Desai Despite its timely intentions and catchy soundtrack, Youngistaan is a skewered immature tale that caters to the lowest common denominator of hope. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
3/5 Bhoothnath Returns (2014) Rahul Desai Bhoothnath [excels] at the self-referential humour. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
2/5 One by Two (2014) Rahul Desai One By Two is essentially two films playing out separately... EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
1/5 Ya Rab (2014) Rahul Desai ...a discourse against every department of filmmaking. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
3/5 Hasee Toh Phasee (2014) Rahul Desai Parineeti as Meeta is one for the ages; she is the powering force behind a well-mounted film which, for most of its 141 minutes, is a timely shot in the arm for a traditionally mishandled genre. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019