Return of Hanuman (Albanian, Arabic) - External Reviews

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wogma rating: The keen should rent; else TV (?)
quick review:

The bits that will entertain kids will not work for adults and vice versa. The concept is novel and there are funny lines, no doubt. But neither of that in enough quantity to keep your attention.



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16 reviewers have given Return of Hanuman an average rating of 3.6/5.0 (?)

10 yays
3 nays
3 so-so

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Thumbs up B4U TV ...The story and treatment of the character is very fresh and new... full review

Thumbs up by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...All I could think, in between bouts of giggles, was: “Holy Sacred Cow! They wouldn’t give Paanch a censor certificate, but this they let pass unscathed?”... full review

So-So ...The film is a little less than two hours, but it still drags!... full review

Thumbs down by Rachel Fernandes, Bollywood Mantra ...The script often gets confusing as the focus keeps shifting from one issue to the next without really linking the two aspects.... full review

Thumbs up by Fatema H Kagalwala, Business of Cinema ...The movie is not only Kashyap’s take on perceived symbols of mythology but also is a comment on outcomes of modern-day lifestyles, loud and clear.... full review

So-So by Sundari Venkatraman, Buzz18 ...The film seems to be crammed with many ideas taking off in different directions... full review

Thumbs up by Sindhu G. Murthy, Deccan Herald ...The comical depiction of the day-to-day activities of the Gods and Goddesses sets you laughing heartily... full review

Thumbs up by Shubhra Gupta, Express India ...What it does have in abundance is superb lines, and fun, quirky characters, which make the film come alive... full review

Thumbs up by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...Inexplicably, the publicity material doesn’t introduce you to the awaaz brigade... full review

So-So by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...The Baby Hanuman in RETURN OF HANUMAN is equally adorable... full review

Thumbs up by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ... The film works mainly because it attempts to be witty and not wannabish... full review

Thumbs up by Abhijit Mhamunkar, ...The songs are fun to watch with some innovative humor punches added to them... full review

Thumbs down by Sukanya Verma, Rediff ...In trying to establish this, the film tries to be a lot of things at once -- enlightening, entertaining, cheeky, cool and comic... full review

Thumbs up by Satyajit, ...The chirpy talk between Hanuman and Narad is hilarious while the caricatures of Rahu and Ketu are aptly designed.... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ... Of course, the final product is a complete kichdi , partly Hollywood, partly Bollywood, shaken and stirred with dribbles of Indian mythology... full review