Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao are in top form in a film that requires them to play unconventional characters. In ‘Judgementall Hai Kya’, the female lead is diagnosed with severe psychosis and while the male lead seems harmless, his behaviour too seems somehow suspect. The storytelling is engaging, no doubt, but the approach to mental health appears to be flippant.
The much-awaited ‘Kalank’, directed by Abhishek Varman, hit the screens on April 17, 2019. The period drama stars Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapoor in pivotal roles.
For all of you who think healthy food is bland and simply not delicious, then you must definitely try the organic food menu at the newly opened ‘Kitchen Garden by Suzette’, in Juhu, Mumbai. With the produces sourced from their own homegrown organic farm, the founders, Antonia Achache, Jeremie Sabbagh, and Pierre Labail, have made sure that the ingredients are fresh in order to create a healthy yummy meal. The farm to table concept of this restaurant/cafe is a favourite among fitness enthusiasts, clean eating food lovers and many celebrities. You can even make your own delicious salad with veggies and fruits like avocado, sweet potato, roasted eggplant, butternut squash, french beans, steamed broccoli, et al, from their salad bar.
A young couple from the Hindi heartland, Mathura, opt for a live-in relationship before they decide to plunge into holy matrimony. The ‘Luka Chuppi’ (hide-and-seek) that follows with their family and the society in general makes for a fun ride peppered with some laugh-out-loud moments.
‘Gully Boy’, a film directed by Zoya Akhtar, has hit the theatres on February 14, 2019, and is eliciting rave reviews from critics and viewers alike.
Amir, played admirably by Ishaan Khatter, is on the run after a drug bust and seeks shelter at his sister’s place. Things get complicated when his sister Tara (Malavika Mohanan) is arrested for assault after she tries to avert a rape attempt against her. Chased by the police and his former criminal associates, Amir tries everything in his capacity to procure bail for his sister.
Don’t believe what Virat Kohli has to say. ‘Pari’ is yet another horror film that begins with promise, but soon gone awry. Prosit Roy fails to keep the plot together after building up the intrigue commendably up to the intermission.
Saif Ali Khan, Deepak Dobriyal and Sobhita Dhulipala are the focal points of these stories that all try an experimental approach. Saif, playing the role of a teetotaler and non-smoker, discovers he has stomach cancer and just a few months to live.
‘Fukrey Returns’ has moments of genuine humour, smart repartees and good comic timing by the actors – however, none of these can salvage the shoddy writing. The chaos is no longer funny, it feels patchy.
The promos promised 100 minutes of sheer thrill and suspense and Ittefaq delivers fully. This gripping thriller will keep your entirely engrossed.