Ae Dil Hai Mushkil Movie Review : Karan Johar re-invented

Are emotions inherently adolescent? Karan Johar thinks so, as he gets Ranbir Kapoor – who has built his career playing the man-child needing a relationship to grow up – to play his surrogate. He names his character Ayan – of course after his still-growing-up protege Ayan Mukherjee (director of 2 movies starring Ranbir getting life lessons from sorted women) – who is an adolescent navigating a world of adult relationships, finding it impossible to deal with his one-sided love. In the process of making Ayan realise “That’s life buddy!!!”, Karan Johar comes up with a movie which is essentially a distillation of all Imtiaz Ali movies into a tremendously clear minded closure to unrequited love and everything that comes along with it.Continue reading “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil Movie Review : Karan Johar re-invented”

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Movie Review: Usual and Unusual

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani PosterProduced by Hiroo Yash Johar & Karan Johar, Co-produced by Apoorva Mehta and scripted & directed by Ayan Mukerji, Dharma Productions’ Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is a love story set first in Manali and later in Udaipur. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone,Kali Koechlin, Aditya Roy Kapoor and Farooq Sheikh, YJHD is both usual and unusual.Continue reading “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Movie Review: Usual and Unusual”

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani: Trailer


Ayan Mukerji
 virtually stormed Bollywood in 2009 when he made his debut with Wake Up Sid. Though a romantic film, it stood out for the treatment, the music (Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Amit Trivedi) and also the slightly unconventional pairing of Ranbir Kapoor with Konkona Sen.Continue reading “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani: Trailer”