Sona Spa - External Reviews

wogma rating: Switch channels if it's on cable (?)
quick review:

Sona Spa is a metaphorical treat for reviewers. A film about a spa that cures insomnia is itself bland enough to put you to bed.



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19 reviewers have given Sona Spa an average rating of 0.4/5.0 (?)

0 yays
16 nays
3 so-so

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Thumbs down by Kanika Rajani, BookmyShow ...gnorance is indeed bliss, you’re missing out on nothing extraordinary!... full review

So-So by Deepa Gahlot, cinemaah ...It has to be admitted, however, that it takes courage to back such a film and release it with a fair amount of promotion, when the only known face is Naseeruddin Shah, who appears to have done it as a favour to a fellow theatrewala.... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Deccan Chronicle ...Snoring with the enemy... full review

Thumbs down by Trisha Gupta, FirstPost ...Sona Spa cannot live up to its dreams... full review

So-So by Martin D'Souza, ...It is only Meenakshi (Nivedita Bhattacharya) a sleep worker who once led a 'colourful' lifestyle, who injects some purpose and emotion in the film. ... full review

So-So by IANS, Hindustan Times ...The hypnotic hypothesis of Makarand's play renders itself into a quirky, sometimes exasperating, sometimes invigorating peep into the troubled psyche of sleepless souls. ... full review

Thumbs down by Swati Deogire, ...Sona Spa is a nightmare!... full review

Thumbs down by Fatema H Kagalwala, India Entertainment ...Based on his own play, the film banks on a unique theme and Deshpande mixes the outlandish with social realities in its several characters that seem as eccentric as the film is. ... full review

Thumbs down by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...Sona Spa made me recall famous Ajit jokes ( 'Mona ke saath sona'), and led me to random thoughts about good actors being used so badly that they cause unsurpassed hilarity... full review

Thumbs down by Nandini Ramnath, Live Mint ...Deshpande doesn’t explore the cinematic and philosophical possibilities of a person being able to crawl into the psyche of another person.... full review

Thumbs down by Shakti Shetty, MiD DAY ...Even the characters are ambivalent at times. The thin line between dreams and realities confuse even more... full review

Thumbs down Movie Talkies ...Go to sleep. Avoid the film!... full review

Thumbs down by Divya Solgama, MoviezADDA ... This movie guarantees to get rid of your insomnia...... full review

Thumbs down by Karan Anshuman, Mumbai Mirror ... Naseeruddin Shah is becoming more of an enigma every day for his fans (such as me). ... full review

Thumbs down by Mansha Rastogi, Now ...Sona Spa is a shoddy representation of what could've been an otherwise innovative and extremely fresh concept. ... full review

Thumbs down by Preeti Arora, Rediff ...makes for one confused piece of work, leaving one’s cinematic sensibilities feeling similarly... full review

Thumbs down by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...Snooze alert!... full review

Thumbs down by Sanyukta Iyer, Star Blockbuster ...Great concepts, disappointing film.... full review

Thumbs down by Swati Rohatgi, STARDUST ...There are sub-plots of each of these characters including that of the receptionist who has an annoying smile pasted on her face all the time and an equally annoying retard for a brother who keeps copying Shah Rukh Khan from My Name Is Khan.... full review