Jaane Tu ya jaane na - External Reviews

wogma rating: The keen should rent; else TV (?)
quick review:

The only word that comes to mind is 'cute'. No less and unfortunately, no more.



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29 reviewers have given Jaane Tu ya jaane na an average rating of 3.6/5.0 (?)

17 yays
4 nays
8 so-so

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Thumbs up by Naresh Kumar Deoshi, Apun Ka Choice ...All these actors are very appropriately cast in a story that has loads of youthful exuberance, hilarity, love, friendship, romance and heartbreak.... full review

So-So by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...he film seems to have been written in English and merely translated to Hindi... full review

So-So by Aaina Sharma, Bollywood Mantra ...It is an ordinary teenager love story told in a totally new, refreshing manner.... full review

Thumbs up by Hetal Adesara, Business of Cinema ...sincere attempt by a debutant director... full review

Thumbs up by Deep, Deep's Home ...Genelia!!!! She simply rocked, she looked so beautiful.... full review

Thumbs up by Mayuri Sharma, Desicritics ...Genelia is pretty, sparkling, very spontaneous and livens up each shot.... full review

Thumbs up by Shrikant, Desicritics ...grey treatment of characters, actions and emotions.... full review

So-So by Aniruddha Guha, DNA ...Tyrewala has spiced it up with a great script... full review

Thumbs up by Martin D'souza, Glamsham.com ...It hooks you from the first scene, until the last.... full review

Thumbs up by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...For once, the 20-something bunch is quite believable, togged out in street fashion, avoiding gobs of make-up and connecting on equal terms, without ever making a mountain out of the molehill of their differing income groups.... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...Am I really being unreasonable if I can't understand why Abbas would give us such stereotypes as the gujju in the group... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...A.R. Rahman's music is already a rage and the two songs at the start are superb compositions.... full review

Thumbs up by Renuka Vyavahare, indiatimes ...Imran gets a tailor made role for him, as his petite personality and casual attitude makes him fit the bill of Jai perfectly... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...Rahman's music is minimal, with the guitar theme used at the right times,... full review

Thumbs up by Abhavya Sharan, MovieWalah ...It comes at a time when we were all bored of Karan Johar's designer romance and 40 plus SRK playing a college boy.... full review

Thumbs up by Mayank Shekhar, NDTV ...veryone doesn't bedazzle you with their beauty. They're all attractive in their own ways, and they seem 'people like us'.... full review

Thumbs up by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...Peep underneath. And you see the narration covering a lot of familiar ground.... full review

Thumbs down by Azad, Passion for Cinema ...I seriously fail to understand why Abbas didn’t try to spoof the love story between its lead characters.... full review

Thumbs down by Phoenixnu, Passion for Cinema ...Am not at all interested in stories of all those rich, bored and dumb kids who have nothing to do in life except sing, dance and party.... full review

Thumbs up by Joxily John, Planet Bollywood ...Now let us call a ‘spade’ a ‘spade’ and agree that Jaane Tu has a very stale plot.... full review

So-So by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Abbas Tyrewala could have channelized his energies more towards the script than handling more of the creative aspects himself... full review

Thumbs up by Prasanna Zore, Rediff ...the best character that leaves his mark with his hatred and jealousy for Jai is Aditi's brother, Amit... full review

Thumbs up by Raja Sen, Rediff ... It's anything but unconventional, an ImtiazAli-esque warm-blooded romance replete with confusion, off-key singing and a narrative cribbed from Forget Paris.... full review

Thumbs down SearchIndia.com ...Besides the hackneyed story, there were quite a few weird scenes.... full review

So-So by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...It is therefore Tyrewala’s skill that we are still pulled into the film and cannot help but listen to the characters.... full review

So-So by Kavita Ogale, Times Now ...Where the actors are concerned, they definitely do know how to act, but are a little rough around the edges.... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...But the kahani mein twist is so silly, it makes you want to cry over all the spilt milk... full review

Thumbs up by Saakshi Juneja, To Each Its Own ...The cast was fresh, each character well-etched out and played convincingly.... full review