Cast: Kangana Ranaut, Imran Khan
Direction: Nikhil Advani
Rating: ** ½
‘Katti Batti’ is an immensely boring film. And what is infinitely more disappointing is that director Nikhil Advani has managed to rope in Bollywood’s reigning queen for this job and yet fails to deliver on expectations.
You would expect that a love story is well within Advani’s comfort zone and narrating a credible modern-day romance wouldn’t really be the most daunting task for him. Turns out it is.
This is a simple love story between an over-committed boy and a free-spirited girl and their share of contemporary relationship challenges. That sounds pretty straightforward but our director’s approach lacks finesse and watching the events unfold is exhausting and often confusing.
Other films where the premise is almost similar have made for wholesome entertainers – remember, the Rahul Bose-Mallika Sherawat starrer ‘Pyar Ke Side Effects’ (2006), it was a fun film where Bose played the commitment-phobic boyfriend toRead More »from Yahoo Movies Review: Katti Batti