30 November, 2020

Agneepath

Blood fountains flow, bones are broken, bullets fly and knives slice. Relentlessly.

Agneepath
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Starring: Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt, Rishi Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra
Directed by Karan Malhotra
Rating: **

Karan Malhotra’s Agneepath spans some 15 odd years—from the Emergency all the way to the Babri demolition and flits between two locations, Mandwa and Mumbai, to play out a tale of revenge and retribution where Vijay Dinanath Chauhan (Hrithik) is the hero who seeks to undo the wrongs heaped on him and his family by Kancha Chinna (Sanjay Dutt) and battles it out to reclaim the Mandwa he had snatched away from him.

The mounting gets bigger, the treatment gets slicker, the background score gets louder, Chikni Chameli is shoved in, a few characters from the original like Mithun’s nariyalpaniwala are done away with, newer characters like that of villain Rauf Lala (Rishi Kapoor), who trades...

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