Mere Baap Pehle Aap - External Reviews

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

A casual friendly relationship between dad and son could have worked if the movie were about 30 minutes shorter. Otherwise, it is the usual Priyadarshan fare.

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17 reviewers have given Mere Baap Pehle Aap an average rating of 1.5/5.0 (?)

2 yays
9 nays
6 so-so

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So-So by Subhash K Jha, All Bollywood ...Breathe easy. There are no risqué or double-meaning jokes and no vulgar shots of women.... full review

So-So by Nikhil Kumar, Apun Ka Choice ...Making a good comedy is no laughing matter, and Priyadarshan...knows the ropes very well. But this time he gets tangled and gives us just an average entertainer... full review

So-So by Fatema H Kagalwala, Business of Cinema ...Genelia breezes through the film like a breath of fresh air exuding a charming youthfulness that is by no means too sweet or sour but just right in its tanginess... full review

Thumbs down by Martin D'Souza, Glamsham.com ...It's like an artist painting a good picture and not knowing where to stop, thus negating the impact of his great visual.... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...No one speaks in Mere Baap Pehle Aap, everyone goes so ballistic that you hope your ears don’t fall off like autumn leaves.... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...I could sit here and recount the plot of this film, but that would mean having to jog my memory back to the travesty that I had to endure.... full review

So-So by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...it had the potential to rise to the level of GARAM MASALA, BHAGAM BHAG and BHOOL BHULAIYA, but it eventually ends up being an average fare!... full review

Thumbs down by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...In absence of any story, the first half is only stuffed with superfluous scenes that serve no purpose whatsoever... full review

Thumbs down Indicine ...Priyadarshan has made it a habit to make movies with a hilarious first half, but a utterly disappointing emotional and dramatic second... full review

Thumbs up by Amit R Agarwal, merinews ...it might offend a few ‘class’ audiences with some ‘crass’ one-liners, but a section of the audiences will enjoy it... full review

Thumbs down Movie Talkies ...Paresh Rawal and Akshaye Khanna are in full form as usual however there is nothing novel in their performances and you get a feel of déjà vu as neither offers anything new.... full review

Thumbs down musicNmovies.info ...You grin at places in first half, but would almost fall asleep after that... full review

So-So by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Om Puri is the X-factor of this film. He leaves his mark with his top rank performance.... full review

So-So by Sukanya Verma, Rediff ...The problem with Mere Baap Pehle Aap is its stubborn display of inconsistency.... full review

Thumbs down by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...The film’s premise admittedly has scope for lots of la... full review

Thumbs down by kavita ogale, Times Now ...This film could have still made a decent watch if not for the very corny characters led by the shockingly crass Om Puri... full review