Kahaani - Notepad

wogma rating: Buy the DVD already (?)
quick review:

An extremely quirky atmosphere is created by the camera, the narrative, the sound, the music and Vidya Balan. An experience that might seem incomplete if not watched on the big screen.



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Plot Summary

Near-term pregnant Vidya Bagchi (Vidya Balan) is in Calcutta to look for her husband.

What Worked

  • Amitabh Bachchan's voice in the narrative and of course, 'ekla cholo'
  • The justification behind the twist. It is the only reason, Kahaani didn't drop a point or two for the 'cheated' feeling. In its own way, it is smart writing.

What did not

Note: This section simply lists the things that I did not like in this movie. This is not the overall impression about this movie. Please read the full review here

  • The in-the-face way in which the main twist is shot.
  • The horror-style adopted in a couple of scenes.