25 November, 2020

Dabangg

The film held the promise of churning the masalas to the core but stops well short of it. The real film itself has little more to offer than its own trailer.

Dabangg
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Starring: Salman Khan, Sonu Sood, Dimple Kapadia, Vinod Khanna, Sonakshi Sinha, Arbaaz Khan
Directed by Abhinav Kashyap
Rating: **

The force is clearly with Dabangg and Salman Khan who rides the big screen as crazy cop Chulbul Pandey with an over-the-top zeal never seen before. And the audience responds with an equal passion. In fact, it’s the star and his fans that make Dabangg. The film is worth a view only for his antics and the viewers’ unquestioning, euphoric adoration of it. Rest is all pretty much a tame and inconsequential affair.

The film held the promise of churning the masalas to the core but stops well short of it. It’s not one long fun-fest but has only intermittent, random doses of entertainment. In his debut venture, Abhinav Kashyap gets his setting (of...

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