Movie review: Love Aaj Kal

Imtiaz Ali’s new film shuttles between the two time zones,‘aaj’ and ‘kal’,and his twin-set of lovers,as they ricochet between cities and conviction.

July 24, 2009 4:46:02 pm

Siddhartha rushes to Kolkata to join a garage and in the bus,he encounters Henna and learns that she is running away from a forced-marriage...

July 17, 2009 7:39:52 pm

‘Dekh Re Dekh’ is set in the middle of nowhere,populated with nowhere people,busy getting nowhere slowly.

July 17, 2009 7:35:16 pm

Guitar-slinger Akash wants to be a star. And he sets out on his journey,aided and abetted by reluctant sister Nisha,and loyal girl-friend Sara.

July 17, 2009 4:47:37 pm

Raj falls in love with a flower-seller Kusum,who besides suffering from abject poverty is burdened with the responsibility of an alcoholic father...

July 17, 2009 4:46:51 pm

It is a pity that no one thought of making a documentary film on Jatin Das for more than 80 years after his martyrdom.

July 11, 2009 2:27:09 am

Sankat City is Mumbai,maximum city filtered and distilled via its minimum people.

July 11, 2009 2:26:27 am

How does an actor who delivers a cracking performance in one film switch to become a totally different person in another,both out the same day?

July 11, 2009 2:25:49 am

Jobless,hopeless actor Raju steals a superb script from sincere,hardworking writer Shekhar.

July 3, 2009 6:15:19 pm

‘Kambakkht Ishq’ aims at those who think from the groin,and hits the target unerringly.

July 3, 2009 4:37:56 pm

Ellie now getting ready for parenthood,saber-tooth tiger Diego scared of losing his edge,acorn-loving squirrel Scrat finding romance in Scratte.

June 26, 2009 6:17:48 pm

Kabir Khan’s ‘New York’ is about three friends impacted by the fallout of 9/11: it was not just the twin towers which were destroyed; a whole way of life died too.

March 5, 2009 5:33:45 pm

This is Steve Martin’s film and despite the jarring accent,his Inspector Clouseau makes you laugh,whether it’s questioning the Pope over the robbery of his ring or falling off the papal balcony while doing the same.

March 5, 2009 5:31:22 pm

Based on a novel by Matt Cohen of the same name,Emotional Arithmetic is about three people who developed a life-long bond while housed in a camp during the Holocaust.

January 31, 2009 10:55:24 pm

On the face of it,‘Bedtime Stories’ is one of those stories told at bedtime: safe,comforting and predictable. But there is a topping...

January 31, 2009 3:32:26 am

The other film of the week is about India’s other ‘junoon’: ‘Luck By Chance’ backgrounds cinema,‘Victory’ does ditto with cricket.

January 31, 2009 3:32:04 am

Is being a good actor enough to make you a star? In Zoya Akhtar’s detailed sketch of Bollywood and its colourful,conflicted denizens...

January 24, 2009 1:54:50 am

Wafer-thin model is handed keys to plush apartment by loving boyfriend. She is thrilled. So is he.

January 23, 2009 10:12:22 am

Dharavi boy Jamal Malik,server of ‘chai’,keeper of secrets,is one of the wise. He’s learnt his wisdom on the streets,and he uses it to become a millionaire.

January 17, 2009 2:01:56 am

Sadsack Sidhu lives in Chandni Chowk,peels potatoes for a living,and prays to Ganapati Bappa to release him from his daily drudgery.

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