Pappu can't dance saala - External Reviews

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Pappu can't even make me laugh saala! Unfortunately, Pappu Can't Dance Saala is not worth it despite Vinay Pathak.

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22 reviewers have given Pappu can't dance saala an average rating of 0.7/5.0 (?)

1 yays
17 nays
4 so-so

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Thumbs down by Naresh Deoshi, Apun Ka Choice ...Pappu Can’t Entertain, Either... full review

So-So by Bobby Sing, Bobby Talks Cinema.com ...A simple, sweet film with one admirable performance.... full review

Thumbs down by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...The promise that it showed initially dries up in this hour. The goings-on, to put it bluntly, aren't bland, but get into the been-there-seen-that pattern... full review

Thumbs down by Pashmina Narang, BookmyShow ...His films seem solely character-driven, loosing grip on the pace of the plot, leaving you wondering as to how the drops dead gorgeous go getter Mehek actually could get down to pining for a simpleton like Acharya. At best he seems like a crutch she would certainly depend on but would not be whole-heartedly involved with.... full review

So-So by Angel Rani, Deccan Herald ...Vinay Pathak appears repetitive with his simpleton act, while Neha Dhupia impresses, with clothes or no clothes.... full review

Thumbs down by Rony D'Costa, Desi Martini ...Pappu fail ho gaya... full review

So-So by Mehul Suri, Desi Martini ...Not much of a dance... full review

Thumbs down by Blessy Chettiar, DNA ...Known otherwise for his impeccable comic timing, Vinay Pathak has once again lived up to his newly-acquired and thoughtfully built reputation of being a ham-handed comedian with all his ventures of 2011... full review

Thumbs down by Martin D'Souza, Glamsham.com ...Saurabh Shukla, what were you thinking?... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...Too bad they didn't spend more time hammering out a better script. ... full review

Thumbs down by Fatema H Kagalwala, India Entertainment ...From a commentary on rural-vs-urban living the film ultimately peters down to a love story. ... full review

Thumbs down by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...It’s not that I have difficulty in buying the attraction between these two opposites. Stranger and odder couples have got it on, because, fundamentally, no one knows what does it for two people. But I had trouble keeping myself interested because of the flatness which the film suffers from, despite some nice touches. ... full review

Thumbs down by Shubha Shetty-Saha, MiD DAY ...I have watched Vinay Pathak in at least three bad movies this year and in each of them, he plays the na ve simpleton, who is yet to learn the ways of the world.... full review

Thumbs down Movie Talkies ...It's a simple, straight-forward affair, but Shukla puts it through the stereotypical hoops and stretches it to a feature length of over two hours,... full review

Thumbs down by Karan Anshuman, Mumbai Mirror ...The second half is just a matter of convenience... full review

Thumbs down by Mansha Rastogi, Now Running.com ...Pappu doesn't quite work saala!... full review

So-So by Preeti Arora, Rediff ...an honest effort as compared to the recent flood of no-brainers.... full review

Thumbs down by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...So she’s an overgrown brat and he behaves like a parent—will a romance be born?... full review

Thumbs down by Swati Rohatgi, STARDUST ...Music is below average with again a typical song by Kailash Kher forming a part of the album. Editing could’ve been better. ... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...the film takes a balanced view and doesn't end up passing judgements on the polarised cultures of big and small towns.... full review

Thumbs down by Reel Reptile, Upper Stall ...Their tension-filled, confusing equation tries it's very best to throw us off with an illogically brooding act (*cough* Shekhar *cough* Kapur) by Rajat. ... full review

Thumbs down by Kunal Guha, yahoo! India ...Vinay Pathak has been typecast in the six-seven movies he’s featured in this year. It’s funny when people say that he adds up as the perfect ‘common man’. That would be true if the common man was a world-weary, self-righteous, blabbermouth who was also moralistic and preachy. These attributes may be collectively true for some but can it really be considered as the national average?... full review