Bombay to Bangkok - External Reviews

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

Same ole stuff. A senseless comedy with no thought put into any department. Only this time its Kukunoor trying to do a Priyadarshan and failing miserably. Now, how sad is that!?



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25 reviewers have given Bombay to Bangkok an average rating of 0.8/5.0 (?)

2 yays
19 nays
4 so-so

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Thumbs down by Nikhil Kumar, Apun Ka Choice ...Shreyas Talpade puts in a sincere performance but is not supported by a solid script.... full review

Thumbs down by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...Even in a project as misbegotten as this one, you can hear the strains of the different drummer that Kukunoor marches to... full review

Thumbs down by Rachel Fernandes, Bollywood Mantra ...Meanwhile the screenplay has some genuinely funny and sweet scenes between the couple, but many of the comic gags have been done to death... full review

Thumbs down by Fatema H Kagalwala, Business of Cinema ...Tacky, listless and misplaced in its sense of humour... full review

So-So by Jaya Biswas, Buzz18 ...Vijay Maurya aka JAM K, the Don rapper, needs a special mention here... full review

So-So by Bikas Mishra, DearCinema ...Bombay to Bangkok is a hilarious film that could alternatively be gruesomely persecuting if you fail to get into its grooves in the first ten minutes.... full review

So-So by Sindhu G. Murthy, Deccan Herald ...The credit should go to the loveable boy-next-door Shreyas Talpade, who has sailed through with great ease... full review

Thumbs down Express India ...The story, screenplay and dialogue department needs to rapped and so does the editor Sanjib Datta for his not using his scissors at all.... full review

Thumbs down by Shubhra Gupta, Express India ...Kukonoor's keen eye for drollery, his true strength, seems to have gone missing.... full review

Thumbs up by Gaurav Malani, ...Nagesh hits the nail on the head.... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...could be the normally excellent director’s claim to ill-fame... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...unimaginative and indifferent for the most part... full review

Thumbs down by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ... the zing is missing... full review

Thumbs down by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...Seems like Nagesh Kukunoor has been watching too much of Bollywood slapsticks off late.... full review

So-So by Renin Wilben, ...The music of Bombay To Bangkok is pretty decent.... full review

Thumbs down by Vaibhav Wankhede, M TV ...C'mon, this was so not a Nagesh Kukunoor film... full review

Thumbs down by Amit R Agarwal, merinews ...The first half moves at snail’s pace and second half gets tardier... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...The film has a kind of freshness to it which is very refreshing.... full review

Thumbs down by Mysorean, Mysorean ...The problem with 'Bombay to Bangkok' is that it belongs to a film-maker called Nagesh Kukunoor (NK) and that is something I am unable to accept... full review

Thumbs down by Anupama Chopra, NDTV ...It was done by a low IQ evil twin who the family must have abandoned at the Kumbh mela.... full review

Thumbs down by Jahan Bakshi, Now ...I have to express in a decently articulate and detailed fashion what can be summed up in two words- skip it.... full review

Thumbs down by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Lena Christianson is competent and adds to the glamour quotient of the film.... full review

Thumbs down by Sukanya Verma, Rediff ...the far fetched and farcical Bombay To Bangkok comes as quite an unpleasant surprise... full review

Thumbs down by Pankaj Shukla, ...Shreyas is too young and cute looking to play a character that needs to bluff other people.... full review