Dhol - External Reviews

wogma rating: Watch if you have nothing better to do (?)
quick review:

Typical Priyadarshan fare. A few good dialogues placed randomly across the script and delivered very badly. Story stars over-insensitive men (and you thought that was not possible!) objectifying women.



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20 reviewers have given Dhol an average rating of 1.3/5.0 (?)

2 yays
12 nays
6 so-so

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So-So by Nikhil Kumar, Apun Ka Choice ...Alongside hilarious scenes are sequences that drag and bore you... full review

Thumbs down Bollyvista.com ...The first half is funny, though without much progress in the story. The second half...meanders aimlessly... full review

Thumbs down by Rachel Fernandes, Bollywood Mantra ...the screenplay and execution is often too tacky and corny.... full review

Thumbs down by Fatema H Kagalwala, Business of Cinema ...Loud, dull and boring Dhol is an insipid fare that does not become the director’s illustrious portfolio... full review

Thumbs down by Deepa Gahlot, Cybernoon ...If the comic scenes are flat, the thriller part even more so...

Thumbs down by Deep, Deep's Home ...nothing new, same old story and crap... full review

So-So by Martin D'souza, Glamsham.com ...Rajpal after his silly performance in RAM GOPAL VARMA KI AAG, makes you want to stand up and applaud his genius.... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...the worst movie ever made by Priyadarshan – a comedy that’s about as funny as a toothache... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...What's not funny however, is the loud, over-the-top style of delivering dialogues which seems to have become a trademark of Priyadarshan's films... full review

Thumbs down by Praveen Lance Fernandes, indiatimes ... Hera Pheri was a fresh comedy in its time but continuing with similar plotlines again and again and again makes you feel that you have been there, seen that... full review

Thumbs down by Amit Kaundinya, J.A.M ...Recommend this one to your enemies.... full review

So-So by Vaibhav Wankhede, M TV ...DHOL still has the potential to be the GOLMAAL (read: surprise hit) of the year... full review

Thumbs down by Amit R Agarwal, merinews ...The part of Ritu played by Tanushree Dutta needed a certain chutzpah and oomph, which is just not there in her... full review

So-So Movie Talkies ...unlike most of Priyadarshan's films, this is not funny all through... full review

Thumbs down by Anupama Chopra, NDTV ...bad acting, an incoherent plot line, foolish dialogue and eye-sore costumes... full review

So-So by Ashok Nayak, Now Running.com ...But fortunately Priyadarshan ensures the humor is not lost throughout.... full review

Thumbs down by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...In making the ludicrous lucrative, Priyan has somewhere lost the plot.... full review

Thumbs up by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Actingwise, all the actors look competent in their roles.... full review

So-So by Syed Firdaus Ashraf, Rediff ...Pritam's music fails to impress, and except for the passable title track, the rest doesn't pass muster.... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ... Of course, Rajpal Yadav steals the show with his mindblowing buffoonery... full review