Irrfan in 'The Lunchbox'Cast: Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqqui
Direction: Ritesh Batra
‘The Lunchbox’ is a delectable love story, made exquisite because it’s a most beautiful rendition of the most fundamental need of an individual – the need for companionship.
Sometimes loneliness becomes an abstract concept and yet, a very real issue and you find yourself establishing an unlikely intimacy. An intimacy with someone you have never met. It then becomes possible for you to share your innermost insecurities, the little joys, the mundane happenings and thoughts about an almost implausible escape.
You look forward to the little joys of opening an empty lunchbox, an affirmation of the fact that your experiments with new recipes are working. And in the quiet acknowledgment you find a sense of self-worth. It gives you a sense of liberation from the detached void that exists in your own marriage.
Your daily lunch hour is now a time you look forward to because along with the delicious food, aRead More »from Yahoo Movies Review: The Lunchbox