Serious Men releases at a time, when the Uttar Pradesh state machinery has gone all out and try to cover up the Hathras tragedy that has been in the headlines of late. It is also interesting that it comes at a time when filmmakers like Pa. Ranjith and Nagaraj Manjule are giving voice to the Dalits of India.
Raju is a name synonymous with a simpleton who wants to make it big in the world, be it Raju from Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman or Raj from Awara. It is interesting that Raju in the film Wrong Side Raju wants to make it big not in Mumbai or Delhi, but in his own city of Ahmedabad.Continue reading “Wrong Side Raju Movie Review: Amdavad Hustler”
Niren Bhatt, who shot to fame with his much applauded tv show, Tarak Mehta ka Ulta Chasma and his first Gujarati film,Bey Yaar, is all geared up for his second script coming to life on the silver screen – Wrong Side Raju.
Bhatt who is a postgraduate in MTech and an MBA, left the security of his corporate job to pursue his passion for writing. The love for writing was cultivated through the early days under his maternal uncle. Bhatt shares, “I started as early as writing musical plays for my school and college, which won various awards at the local, state and national levels for both the script and the songs. I also wrote songs with my uncle Vinay Dave, we soon became a lyricist jodi and came up with many Gujarati albums.”Continue reading “Writer & lyricist Niren Bhatt excited for his next Gujarati film Wrong Side Raju”
Wrong Side Raju is a forthcoming Gujarati film directed by Mikhil Musale. The film is about a hit and run case. Produced jointly by CineMan Productions and Phantom Films, this marks Phantom’s entry into Gujarati cinema. The film stars Pratik Gandhi, Asif Basra, Kavi Shastri, Hetal Puniwala, Kimberley Louisa McBeath. Written by Mikhil Musale, Niren Bhatt and Karan Vyas, the film has music by Sachin-Jigar. Tribhuvan Babu is the DOP while Cheragh Todiwala is the editor.Continue reading “Wrong Side Raju: Trailer”