Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Riteish Deshmukh, Bipasha Basu, Tamannaah Bhatia, Esha Gupta, Satish Shah
Direction: Sajid Khan
After ‘Himmatwala’ proved to be a box office disaster, if Sajid Khan meant to silence all his critics with ‘Humshakals’, he has surely managed to do that. The film had such a mind-numbing effect on my senses that I am finding it hard to come-up with a nuanced critique.
I understand that a movie like this one expects you to suspend logic and embark on an irrationally insane journey with the filmmakers. But the least expectation that you have from a film that promises to be a laughter riot is that every once in a while it will tickle your funny bone. However, there is no fun to be had here.
In fact, most of the gags fall flat like the PJs Ashok (Saif Ali Khan) relentlessly cracks in the film. More than once, I felt like pleading for a reprieve from the onslaught of humorless antics that the lead cast was up to, much like the other characters ask Ashok to spareRead More »from Yahoo Movies Review: Humshakals