Today, we are going to review latest Bollywood Hindi film Shershaah. This is a story of Kargil war hero Paramveer Chakra awardee brave Indian soldier Captain Vikram Batra. Vishal Batra who is twin brother of Vikram Batra is narrating this story.
Vikram Batra is a lively person whose romantic college life to barevry in Kargil war is depicted in this film. A story of courage and valour where his yeh dil maange more attitude helps in re-capturing two important locations from enemy. Point 5140 and Point 4875. Captain Vikram Batra and Captain Sanjeev Jamval’s team re-captures point 5140 without any casualty. Point 4875 is now known as Batra point.
Vishnuvardhan Kulasekaran has directed this movie. Its his first Hindi film direction while he as directed many a Tamil movies before this. Sidharth Malhotra is performing double role in this film, one is a small role of Vishal Batra and another is of Captain Vikram Batra. Kiara Advani is performing role of Dimple Cheema who is Vikram’s college friend as well as love interest. Shiv Pandit is performing as Captain Sanjeev Jamval aka Jimmy. Nikitin Dheer is performing as role of Major Ajay Singh Jasrotia aka Jassi who saves six soldiers life during a heavy shelling. Sahil Vaid is performing Vikram’s childhood friend’s role as Sunny. Shataf Figar performing as Col. Yogesh Kumar Joshi.
In this patriotic environment of 15th August, you will surely like this film which is full of courage and valour and with motivations. This movie has awesome set of songs and it also wonderfully captures the scenic beauty of Kashmir.
Today, we are going to review latest Bollywood Hindi film Mimi. This is an interesting story related with complexity of surrogate pregnancy in India.
John and his wife Summer are an American couple who are looking for a healthy girl for surrogacy in India. Bhanu is their tourist driver in Rajasthan, who is ready to help them in this task for some money.
With A R Rahman’s dancing song Paramsundari, Mimi makes an entry. American couple suggests Bhanu that they are looking for someone like Mimi who is fit & healthy.
Mimi has a dream of becoming Bollywood actress and need money to go to Mumbai and for photoshoot. Bhanu gives her American couple’s Rs 20 lakhs offer of surrogacy. With some initial hesitation Mimi gets ready for it and also gets pregnant. Mimi tells family that she is going to Mumbai for 9 months film shoot and shifts in her friend Shama’s house. Things looks to be settled.
In one of the routine pregnancy checkup, Doctor informs that unbron kid is showing some syndrome related with disability. American couple gets disheartned and fearful with this news and refuses to take this baby further. Bhanu tries to convince them but couple just ask him to get rid of it and flew back to America. Mimi has to return to her family. To calm his family she misinforms that Bhanu is her husband and that brings lots of comical twist in this story. Slowly family gets settled with this with lots of laughable incidents.
Now you have to see, what happens to Mimi’s dream of Bollywood? Does Bhanu ever gets out of this situation? and Does American couple ever returns to India again?
Laxman Utekar has directed Mimi movie who has also worked with Pankaj Tripathi and Kriti Sanon in Luka Chuppi movie. Kriti Sanon is performing lead role of Mimi Rathore. Pankaj Tripathi is performing role of Bhanu driver. Samantar web series girl Sai Tamhankar playing role of Mimi’s good friend Shama. Supriya Pathak is performing Mimi’s mummy who also appeared in another latest movie Toofaan. Manoj Pahwa is performing role of Mimi’s father. Evelyn Edwards is performing as Summer and Aidan Whytock is perfroming as John. Jacob Smith is playing Mimi’s son Raj. Jaya Bhattacharya as Dr. Asha Desai. Atmaja Pandey as Rekha Pandey, Bhanu’s wife. Nutan Surya as Kaikeyi Pandey, Bhanu’s mother. Sheikh Ishaque Mohammad as Aatif, Mansingh’s student. Pankaj Jha as Dilshad.
With the focus on comedy, Mimi movie captures some of the complexity with surrogacy. This is one of the best performance of Kriti Sanon who also gained around 15kgs to look like a pregnant woman. As usual Pankaj Tripathi convicingly plays the role of down to earth helpful driver.
Overall Mimi is one of the good watch which will make you laugh as well as emotional on same time. One of the best dialog from movie is: हम जो सोचते हैं, वो जिंदगी नहीं होती है हमारे साथ जो होता है, वो जिंदगी होती है
Today, we are going to review latest Bollywood Hindi movie Toofaan. This is story about a boxer’s life struggles. How a local extortionist guy reaches to the national level championship of boxing sports.
Story starts with Dongri’s local goon Ajju bhai who is an orphan works for Jaffar bhai to extract extortion money. Once he watches a legendary boxes Muhammad Ali’s boxing video and which developes interests for boxing in him. In between he meets Dr Anaynya Prabhu who asks him what he wants to do in his life to be a local goon only or a respectable boxer Aziz Ali. With these inspirations he starts practicing for boxing under super coach Nana Prabhu and wins the state level championship.
Meanwhile Dr Ananya and Aziz Ali gets more closer and their friendship blossoms into love. Even there is wonderful song with title Ananya in this movie. Here comes first twist when Aziz Ali and coach Nana Prabhu gets to know that Aziz’s love intrest Ananya is Nana Prabhu’s daughter. These creates conflict between coach and boxer to the level of Hindu Muslim love jihad conflict which is depicted here.
In another twist Aziz Ali gets banned from boxing for 5 years due to match fixing. In this difficult situation Aziz gets married to Ananya and have 1 daughter and gets settled in life but his becoming champion boxer gets crashed.
What happens after 5 years. Does he gets another chance? Does the relationship between coach Nana Prabhu and Aziz Ali and Ananya Prabhu mends? And what happens to Aziz Ali’s dream of national level boxing champion? You can watch this movie on Amazon Prime Video.
Toofaan movie is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra who is also performing a small role of IBF Secretary in this movie. Farhan Akhtar is performing role of as Aziz Ali aka Ajju Bhai aka “Toofaan”. Mrunal Thakur as Dr. Ananya Prabhu. Paresh Rawal as Coach Narayan “Nana” Prabhu. Sonali Kulkarni as Nana’s wife Sumati Prabhu. Vijay Raaz as Jaffar Bhai. Hussain Dalal as Munna. Darshan Kumar as Dharmesh Patil. Supriya Pathak as Sister D’souza. Mohan Agashe as Bala Kaka. Deven Khote as Merchant Sir. Gauri Phulka as Myra Sumati Aziz Ali who is Aziz & Ananya’s daughter. Gaganpreet Sharma as defending champion Boxer Prithvi Singh.
Overall Toofaan is a one time watch movie which is full of Bollywood masala and lots of emotions and litle stretched.
Today, we are going to review Samantar web series. This web series is based on Suhas Shirvalkar’s Marathi language novel Samnatar.
In Samantar web series, you will get to see two legendary actors who played role of Lord Krishna. Nitish Bhardwaj perfomed the role of Krishna in world famous Mahabharat and Swapnil Joshi played the role of lord Krishna in Shri Krishna TV serial respectivey.
If two persons are sharing same hand lines and same destiny then what will happen?
Samantar story is about Kumar Mahajan, who is married and have 1 kid and a good friend Sharad who always stood by him in all situations. Due to not so good financial situation his life is not going smooth. His friend Sharad took him to Swami who is good with palmistry and can tell future. Kumar is an atheist and don’t believe in such stuffs but goes to Swami as his friend insist. After seeing his hand, Swami tells him he has already seen this hand long back and cant tell the future. This angers Kumar and he abuses Swami. Anyways in all this he gets to know he shares his hand lines with Sudarshan Chakrapani and probably same destiny.
Few more bad incidents happens with Kumar and he gets to know that same thing did happened with Sudarshan Chakrapani also. So he starts his search for Chakrapani.
After travelling Mumbai, Panhala, Kolhapur, Karjat he eventually reaches Chiplun town of Maharashtra where he meets Sudarshan Chakrapani. Sudrashan shares his old diaries with Kumar where he had written his daily routines. What more a person need if you get to know what is going to happen next with you and accordingly you can prepare for it. But Chakrapani put a condition to Kumar that he can read only one page a day. Kumar accepts it and starts following it. This diary really helps Kumar. He gets promoted, He gets a new car, his wife Nima and kid also gets happy. Overall Kumar’s life gets settled.
After few days, there was a page which says that an another woman will come in his life. Now this upsets Kumar’s whole good going situation. He tries hard to avoid any contact with any other women, but eventually a businessman’s frustrated hot wife Meera Baviskar comes into his life. This twist in story makes this series more interesting. Now you have to see what happens with Kumar Mahajan. Does his whole life moves parallel to Sudarshan Chakrapani or he manages to change his destiny with advance knowledge from diary?
In Samantar web series, Swapnil Joshi is performing main role of Kumar Mahajan, Ganesh Revdekar performing role of Kumar’s friend Sharad Wafgaonkar. Jayant Sawarkar playing role of palmist Swami in Mumbai. Tejaswini Pandit is performing role of Kumar’s loving wife Nima Mahajan. Nitin Bodhare is a servant Hanmya in Panhala, Kolhapur. Sai Tamhankar performing two roles, one is Sundara Bagal and another is Meera Baviskar. Nitish Bhardwaj performing role of Sudarshan Chakrapani who stays in Chiplun.
Samantar web series is a unique story and has a good concept. It has good grip and keeps you on edge of the seat. You get sympathy for Kumar Mahajan that where he got stuck and also you feel angry for Kumar that why don’t he listens to anyone. There are some horror effects created in first season which makes it over drama. But second season is quite smooth and sticks to mystery. This series is originally made in Marathi so it will have maximum effects in that. Its dubbing is also available in other languages like Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. Hindi dubbing is lose on some parts which is not able to create enough effect or intensity of the scenes in some situations.
Overall we will recommend a watch for Samantar web series and for mystery lovers this is another must watch web series available freely on MX Player OTT VOD platform.
You must have seen the Arnold Schwarzenegger’s movie Terminator where machine men comes from future to current world. This movie is just opposite of that where humans goes to future world from present world. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son in law Chris Pratt is performing main role in this movie. Interestingly it has one of the famous dialog also in this movie: “I will be back“.
The Tomorrow War is an American military science fiction movie with full of actions. It is a fantasy film where today’s humans are moved to future world for war against white spikes aliens army. From 2051, humans comes with an urgent SOS message in current time like Dec 2022 for getting help in was with aliens which is about to destroy whole human race.
So for his daughter’s future, an Iraqi war veteran turned high school science teacher Dan Forester goes to future world to serve in war against aliens army. Here he mets her daughter Muri who is scientist. It is an interesting situation where both are almost of same age. Daughter knows evrything about her father while father dont know much about daughter. Muri and team has captured a female queen alien and they are trying to create a toxin from alien body sample to win this war.
Now you have to watch if present day people can win war against aliens in future world can save future future world?
The Tomorrow War is directed by Chris McKay. Chris Pratt is performing main role of Dan Forester. Yvonne Strahovski performing role of Dan’s daughter Muri in future world who is also a brilliant scientist aka Romeo Command. Ryan Kiera Armstrong is Dan’s curent world’s daughter Muri. J. K. Simmons perfoming role Dan’s father James Forester who has strange relationship with his son. Betty Gilpin performing role of Dan’s wife Emmy Forester. Sam Richardson performing role of comedian friend Charlie. Edwin Hodge is Dorian and Jasmine Mathews is performing role of Lt/ Hart whoc came from future with SOS message. Keith Powers as Major Greenwood. Theo Von as Dixon Hart. Mary Lynn Rajskub as Norah. Seychelle Gabriel as Sergeant Diaz. Mike Mitchell as Cowan.
The Tomorrow War has a good storyline and interesting concept. It has all the ingredients like time travel, science fiction, sound effects, visual effects, CGI animations, war with aliens and emotional bonding to keep you hooked up. In fact this movie could be a visual treat in big screens of theater but for now you can watch it on Amazon Prime Video.