Blog Posts by Rummana Ahmed
- Rummana Ahmed | Yahoo India Movies – Thu 20 Jun, 2013 4:47 PM ISTDiscover the colours of love with Dhanush & Sonam Kapoor in their romantic film 'Raanjhanaa' directed by Aanand L Rai.Read More »from Yahoo! Tweet Review: Raanjhaana
- Rummana Ahmed | Yahoo India Movies – Tue 11 Jun, 2013 1:55 PM ISTJeet Gannguli's performance‘Aashiqui 2’ is the latest entrant to the Rs 100-crore club, but Jeet Gannguli seems to be quietly soaking in the success. As I walk in to interview him at his office in Andheri, suburban Mumbai, he wastes no time in ordering a special Bengali roll for me the moment I tell him that I am from Kolkata. Over a cup of tea we chat about life before and after ‘Aashiqui 2’. Excerpts from the interview:
‘Aashiqui 2’ has joined the Rs 100-cr club and everyone is talking about the film’s music. How does it feel?
‘Aashiqui’ was a huge hit and when I was offered ‘Aashiqui 2’ I was honestly a little scared. It’s been more than 20 years since ‘Aashiqui’ and people still remember the music. Initially, I was undecided whether I should accept the film but after the music release I felt on top of the world.
What do you think was so exceptional about the music, that everyone loved it?
I think the music of a film works only when it has melody and soul. The ‘Aashiqui’ franchise is known for two things; eternalRead More »from Jeet Gannguli Unplugged
Director: Sangeeth Sivan
Sangeeth Sivan’s ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana 2’ is organized chaos. It’s like a montage of gags put together, there is nothing offensive about the humour but it isn’t smart either.
What makes it really difficult to review; is that the film’s plot trajectory is completely undefined. The narrative doesn’t follow any rationale but is it a fun watch? Well, there are some moments that evoke genuine laughter but some gags are so silly that you laugh at the inherent stupidity of the intended humour.
Dharmendra and Bobby are con men and there latest fraud involves Deol 3 falling in love with the business tycoon’s daughter, which will ensure a hassle-free residency in London and also inheritance to all his property. Though the first meeting between boy and girl, begins with a fight over Salman’s ‘Dabangg’ cut-out and ends in the mini-skirt clad heroine chasing our hero with a trishul in aRead More »from Yahoo! Movies Review: Yamla Pagla Deewana 2
- Rummana Ahmed | Yahoo India Movies – Thu 6 Jun, 2013 6:37 PM IST'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' comprises of comedy, action & romance. The twisted trios; Dharmendra, Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol are back with a bang, except they are funnier, crazier and make tigers look like whimpering cats. The sequel directed by Sangeeth Sivan follows the adventures in UK where they get into fresh troubles and fresher adventures. The rest of the cast includes Neha Sharma, Kristina Akheeva, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Johnny Lever and Sucheta Khanna.Read More »from Y! Tweet Review: Yamla Pagla Deewana 2