Daddy Hindi Movie Review – Daddy Not So Cool

The early 80s were a turbulent time in the history of Bombay, as the old guard of gentler underworld dons like Haji Mastan, Karim Lala and Varadarajan Mudaliar slowly began to make way for the young turks like Dawood Ibrahim, Chhota Rajan, Chhota Shakeel etc in the backdrop of another seminal event in the city’s history, The Great Bombay Mill Strike. This has been a mother lode of stories for Bollywood and other film industries as well, and while all the names mentioned above have had stories told about them, Dawood more than the others, one name surprisingly hasn’t popped up much. The name was of Arun Gulabrao Ahir, AKA, Arun Gawli, the only other formidable challenger to Dawood’s reign after Chhota Rajan. So, does the story of Gawli’s life have enough meat to keep the audience hooked?
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Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara Movie Review: Twice the monstrosity and pain of movie watching

OUTIMAWhen Once upon a time in Mumbaai became successful , there was little doubt that the film would see a sequel very soon given the fact that the film was allegedly based on the life and times of the dreaded gangster Dawood Ibrahim. Continue reading “Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara Movie Review: Twice the monstrosity and pain of movie watching”

D-Day: Trailer

D-DayProduced jointly by DAR Motion Pictures and Emmay Entertainment, D-Day is a much awaited film as the story focuses on a mission to capture Dawood Ibrahim. Directed by Nikhil Advani the teaser of the film which showed a menacing Rishi Kapoor as Dawood, drew a lot of attention. Continue reading “D-Day: Trailer”