All the Best - External Reviews

wogma rating: Switch channels if it's on cable (?)
quick review:

Same ol' senseless slapping about, fooling around and basically random running all over the place. The regular elements of a typical slapstick coexist and as always, don't entertain.



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34 reviewers have given All the Best an average rating of 4.0/5.0 (?)

20 yays
0 nays
14 so-so

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So-So by Subhash K Jha, AOL INDIA ...Shetty doesn't use the touristic spot as a character. You suspect he places his colony of characters in the Goan l... full review

So-So by Aparajita Ghosh, Apun Ka Choice ...Ajay Devgn (with an ‘a’ flicked out of his surname) does some dangerous stunts besides showing his comic flair... full review

Thumbs up by Sarita Tanwar, ...Fardeen Khan has equal footage and he proves he’s super when it comes to comedy... full review

Thumbs up by Bobby Singh, Bobby Talks ...With the entertaining comic timing between Sanjay Dutt & Ajay Devgan, the film picks up fast and gets good support from the side tracks of Johny Lever & Sanjay Mishra. ... full review

So-So by Kara Baer, Bolly Spice ...The plot is an exercise in that old chestnut of mixed-up identity... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...Ten minutes into the film and you know that ALL THE BEST is all about mistaken identities.... full review

Thumbs up by Anand Vaishnav, Buzz18 ...Sanjay Dutt is the soul of the film. Despite being an Ajay Devgn production, Dutt gets the best lines and is presented in a way that does justice to his seniority.... full review

Thumbs up by Aniruddha Guha, DNA ...Even though the drama becomes predictable after a point, the gags keep you engaged. ... full review

So-So by Samrat Sharma, ...There's something to be said about his homegrown aesthetic, though - every shot is hand-made, every sequence crafted with the raw assurance of a team delivering their all on the sets.... full review

Thumbs up by Martin D'Souza, ... MUST WATCH... full review

So-So by Mayank Shekhar, Hindustan Times ...It’s heartening to watch Devgn then stick his neck and funnybone out with such a low-key film, cracking it with his casual presence and precise timing... full review

Thumbs up by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...Shorter in length – its songs sacrificed, its action scenes trimmed – All The Best might have been a great Diwali treat. As it currently stands, it's a delicious one-time watch.... full review

So-So by Kaveree Bamzai, india today ...Same director, same principal actor, same crazed plot with racist and sexist jokes. And the same insider humour.... full review

Thumbs up by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...Actually, it doesn’t really matter about who loves whom, because ‘All The Best’ cheerfully sacrifices all pretence of sense to ensure the gags are rapid fire. ... full review

Thumbs up by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...Nevertheless the humour works since the treatment is not fully farcical but also has a plot primarily focused on mistaken identities... full review

So-So Indicine ...The background noise, the dress, the makeup and the behind the scenes clips in the end - the movie in its entirety is too loud... full review

Thumbs up mag4you ...clean family entertainer mainly targeted at the masses... full review

Thumbs up by Sarita Tanwar, MiD DAY ...Since it's based on a play, it takes a while for Rohit to trigger the fun.... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...The music of the film is good, the songs in 'All The Best….Fun Begins' are quite situational and are merged perfectly to suit the mood of the film... full review

Thumbs up by Anupama Chopra, NDTV ...It’s seriously low IQ but you can’t stop laughing. The actors are having such a good time that their energy is infectious.... full review

So-So by Subhash K Jha, Now ... So ok. This one doesn't leave you... er blue in the face. The comedy is purely situational and the style purely 'Rohit Shetty'. That means a bit of slapstick, a bit of that rapidly-moving tongue in the cheek, and a lot of Ajay Devgn. ... full review

So-So by Ashok Nayak, Now ...Ajay Devgan has the meatiest role and he is fantastic in the comic scenes. Johnny lever after a long time is fun to watch. ... full review

So-So by Namrata Joshi, Outlook India ... Both he and Dutt seem to be enjoying their comic turn which gives the film much of its madness and energy. ... full review

So-So by Khalid Mohamed, Passion for Cinema ...The wild variety of T-shirts convinces you to never dare to wear one in public, what with Popeye and op-art motifs.... full review

Thumbs up by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Sanjay Mishra and Johnny Lever also leave no stone unturned in creating laughter and making the journey more delightful... full review

Thumbs up real bollywoood ...Dutt too is in top form and entertains.... full review

So-So by Sukanya Verma, Rediff ...mostly loud comedy with stale humour and sloppy gags... full review

Thumbs up by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...Screenplay writer Yunus Sejawal (Life Partner, Do Knot Disturb) and Robin Bhatt (U, Me Aur Hum) give us a riveting script.... full review

Thumbs up by Pankaj Shukla, ...Rohit Shetty has found a good High Five in his actors.... full review

Thumbs up by Sameer Dagga, StarBoxOffice ...On the narrative front, the pace of the film is loose in the first half with a few incoherent sequences put together which sometimes seem out of the place.... full review

Thumbs up by K K Rai, STARDUST ...The music by Pritam lacks quality to attract the audiences to theatres on its own.... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...t begins so sluggishly you are almost ready to write it... full review

Thumbs up by SpiceZee Bureau, ZEENEWS.COM ...being low on IQ is actually funny... full review