Race 2 - External Reviews
Race 2 is the Dabangg 2 of thrillers. The action brings more 'laugh out loud's than wows. The twists make your tummy churn instead of making your grey cells work. And yet I have this tingling feeling that the film will do well commercially. Why? Just generally. Like my friend described it, "Watch it. Leave it."
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51 reviewers have given Race 2 an average rating of 1.6/5.0 (?)
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Thumbs down by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ... Elena cheats in card games with the aid of microchip-enhanced sunglasses, though everyone knows that the real reason for the appearance of this accessory is so that Ranveer can inspect it and park it in its rightful place, in the midst of her décolletage.... full review
So-So by Bobby Sing, Bobby Talks Cinema.com ...both John Abraham and Saif Ali Khan act tough but Saif is a clear winner here getting a better role in the script. They both get full marks for their style, physique and charisma but sadly the unconvincing twists and turns in the script don’t let their characters impress the viewer... full review
Thumbs down by Deepa Deosthalee, Film Impressions ...It also educates us on the Shroud of Turin, a sacred artefact that, as Aditya Pancholi points out, even Hollywood movies haven’t dared to steal––is he perhaps suggesting that all global thieves use Hollywood heists as their sacred template?... full review
Thumbs down by Sudhish Kamath, The Hindu ...From this point, we arrive at an indefinite loop in the flowchart that helps us to end the film wherever we want and set it up for the sequel. The loop goes thus: A: I have a plan. We con X (X keeps changing). B: Cool. Shake hands. C: Yummy! *Insert fruit based innuendo*... full review