Padman Review – Padded with Problems!

PADMAN – PADDED WITH PROBLEMS! Padman**1/2 Starring: Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor, Radhika Apte Director: R Balki Review by Ronak Kotecha What’s it about? Based on wife Twinkle Khanna’s short story in her book ‘The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad’, ‘Padman’ is Akshay Kumar’s ode to Tamil Nadu’s social activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented low cost sanitaryContinue reading “Padman Review – Padded with Problems!”

Padman’s Pathetic Challenge

The #PadmanChallenge is the most ridiculous, mindless, stupid and pointless marketing gimmick that is making celebs pose with a pad – yes there is nothing to be ashamed about it but it’s not a thing to flaunt either certainly not for a film that seems to have been made after 2 pages of Google researchContinue reading “Padman’s Pathetic Challenge”

Review of Bhoomi: Killing us slowly!

Sanjay Dutt’s comeback film could have been a taut revenge drama like Sridevi’s Mom, but Bhoomi is a lethargic and laborious preach fest on feminism – especially after interval


It’s overwhelming, it’s fine, it happens. That’s what I want to tell director Rakesh Omprakash Mehra. His film has many firsts. Harshvardhan Kapoor, Sayami Kher, the story of star crossed yet much less known lovers Mirza –Sahiba, some 15 songs by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and yes the expectation to put together a film that willContinue reading “REVIEW OF MIRZYA”


Prem Ratan Dhan Payo​ ***1/2 : Move over everything you have heard read and seen about how this film is – in one word it’s definitely WATCHABLE! A happy-go-lucky simpleton Prem Dilwale (Salman) finds himself in a royal mess but wins over years of familial discord and charms the princess (Sonam) of his dreams leadingContinue reading “PREM RATAN FUN PAYO ***1/2: REVIEW OF PREM RATAN DHAN PAYO”