Karzzzz - External Reviews

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

No surprises. Same ol' bottle same ol' wine.



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28 reviewers have given Karzzzz an average rating of 1.1/5.0 (?)

2 yays
18 nays
8 so-so

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So-So by Sanskriti Media, AOL INDIA ...Director Satish Kaushik deserves a pat on his back to have the guts of opting for a remake... full review

So-So by Aparajita Ghosh, Apun Ka Choice ...In ‘Karzzzz’ Himesh is not as stiff and uptight as he was in his debut Aap Ka Suroor .... full review

Thumbs down by manish gajjar, BBC ...Being a thriller, the movie does not hold your attention due to a weak screenplay and small deviations from the original plo... full review

Thumbs down by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...Karzzzz is not altogether unwatchable – if that’s any consolation... full review

Thumbs down by Rahul Bhasin, Bolly Spice ...Dino Morea (playing Ravi Verma) was a pleasure to watch, even though he had very limited screen time... full review

So-So by Sanjay Ram, Business of Cinema ...The editing in some places is bad and character buildups are simply wasted.... full review

So-So by Chandrima Pal, Buzz18 ...Karzzzz belongs to a guy who has supreme confidence in his capabilities, and for the fans who agree.... full review

Thumbs down by Yasser Usmaan, DearCinema ...The strongest point of the film is Himesh Reshamiya’s music.... full review

Thumbs down by Deep, Deep's Home ...Himesh is really giving hopes to all the bad actors in the industry.. Shweta Kumar is too young to become an actress... full review

Thumbs up by Karishma Purshotam, desi hits ...The film has lived up to the hype and is able to carry the audience through Monty's journey for revenge.... full review

Thumbs down by Aniruddha Guha, DNA ...Karzzzz is entertaining in parts. May be not the way the makers intended it to be, but still.... full review

So-So by Martin D'Souza, Glamsham.com ...For the newer generation who have no inkling of the original, KARZZZZ is all about love, betrayal, murder, reincarnation and revenge... full review

So-So by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...Kaushik doesn’t establish a distinctive directorial signature of his own.... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...The new Karzzzz doesn't work because it has no soul.... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...This is a masala film; the makers never ever promised new-age cinema.... full review

Thumbs down by pankaj sabnani, indiatimes ...With a poor screenplay and average performances, Karzzzz is an uninspiring remake and is completely avoidable.... full review

Thumbs down by Harshita Kohli, indya.com ...The one star that I will give it is for its locales and cinematography. That deserves some mention as it has been done well.... full review

Thumbs down Movie Talkies ...The film could have done with a crisper narrative, fewer songs and better editing.... full review

Thumbs down by nita jatar kulkarni, Now Running.com ...Considering that most of the actors do an average job, and the cinematography, the sets, and screenplay are not worth talking about... full review

Thumbs down by Ashok Nayak, Now Running.com ...The film is an out n out Himesh Reshammiya show. Apart from being the leading man, Himesh has also composed the music and sung the songs.... full review

Thumbs down by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...The contemporised props and locations hardly help wipe out the feeling of watching a film that belongs to another time zone, far beyond the theme of reincarnation.... full review

Thumbs down by aakash gandhi, Planet Bollywood ...KARZZZZ is a film plagued with some serious ego problems.... full review

So-So by Goher Iqbal Punn, Radio Sargam ...Danny is wasted in the character of filmholic uncle. Gulshan Grover is great.... full review

Thumbs down by Raja Sen, Rediff ... The most memorable thing about Himesh Reshammiya's take on Karz is the theme tune recycled from the original... full review

Thumbs down by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...The music is passable on its own but is blasphemous compared to the original film... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...The high point of the film is Urmila Matondkar who tries to chart a different course as the mean, machiavellian gold digger.... full review

Thumbs down by Nitesh Rohit, Upper Stall ...Karzzzz the remake, is a fantasy, and the only domain it belongs to is Bollywood... full review