Starring: Sonakshi Sinha, Ranveer Singh, Barun Chanda, Vikrant Massey, Adil Hussain, Divya Dutta
Directed by Vikramaditya Motwane
A stranger who comes from nowhere to steal your heart, a raging passion, betrayals and deceptions, regrets and disappointment, dejection spilling over to turn into near-hatred and the redemption and eventual understanding and acceptance of the impossibility of togetherness. The passage of lovers in Lootera took me back to a similar journey that Dev Anand and Geeta Bali went on in Guru Dutt’s Jaal. Rather, it made me long for it, and for its intensity, passion and fervour. The supposed aches, pains and melancholia of lovers remain contained and implied in Lootera, their relationship...