Vicky Donor - External Reviews

wogma rating: Buy the DVD already (?) - And if by any chance you miss it in the theaters do make sure to catch it on DVD.
quick review:

Vicky Donor has a story which weaves in and out of a subject that is taboo, that too in an enjoyable and entertaining manner. Quick, witty lines are delivered with comfort and awesome performances. Even if you don't end up watching it on screen, do make sure you catch it on TV/DVD.



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40 reviewers have given Vicky Donor an average rating of 4.8/5.0 (?)

37 yays
0 nays
3 so-so

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Thumbs up by Anna Vetticad, annavetticadgoes2themovies ...Vicky Donor’s social messages on infertility, sperm donation, adoption, family and the stresses that accompany modern life are so neatly woven in that they don’t really feel like messages at all... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhil Kumar, Apun Ka Choice ...Dolly Ahluwalia and Kamlesh Gill provide us some mirthful moments. ... full review

Thumbs up by Bobby Sing, Bobby Talks ...Actually the magic behind their great acts lies in the notable characterizations of their respective roles written realistically by Juhi... full review

Thumbs up by Prateeksha Khot, Bolly Spice ...Shoojit brings a very endearing and entertaining tale and it is not difficult to fall in love and connect with the characters.... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...Director Shoojit Sircar takes giant strides as a raconteur, balancing the two halves adroitly. ... full review

Thumbs up Buzz in Town ...I'd give the film the thumbs-up for the sheer exuberance joy and conversational authenticity expressed in the spoken words... full review

Thumbs up Daily Bhaskar ... Shoojit Sircar chose to deal with a sensitive subject in a comic manner, while keeping the youth taste intact in the movi... full review

Thumbs up by Nandita Dutta, DearCinema ...after an utterly promising start the film veers towards a predictably conventional ending.... full review

Thumbs up by Khalid Mohamed, Deccan Chronicle ...Thank the lord for the ensemble of oldies, who deliver excellent, first-rate performances.... full review

Thumbs up by Rony D'Costa, Desi Martini ...Feel good sperm... full review

Thumbs up by Smita, Desi Martini ...Hit sperm!... full review

So-So by Ameetbhuvan, Desi Martini ...Vicky Donor is afraid to take a stand on anything related to the sensitive issue and that is the movies greatest flaw.... full review

Thumbs up by Kshitij, Desi Martini ...Though the film looks like its made on a tight budget, it doesnt harm the overall experience as it is set in old school Delhi.... full review

Thumbs up by Blessy Chettiar, DNA ...Vicky Donor makes every minute count.... full review

Thumbs up by Mansi, Everything Movies ...The high point of the film was the Bong Punjabi wedding. Their confrontations are hilarious. It was after a long long time (after Pyar ka Punchnama) that I had a good laugh at a theaters.... full review

Thumbs up by Deepa Deosthalee, Film Impressions ...Ayushmann Khurrana makes an assured debut at Vicky, turning on the charm and letting his cute dimples do the talking. ... full review

Thumbs up by Deepa Gahlot, Film Impressions .... It was gutsy of John Abraham to produce this film, and not be tempted to cast himself as a stud. ... full review

So-So Free Press Journal ...The plotting though is far too unimaginative and clichéd to be acceptable.... full review

Thumbs up by Chandrika Murthy, ...The music remains in the background, and does not overpower the script. ... full review

Thumbs up by Ritu Singh, IBN Live ...It's hard to imagine anyone else other than Annu Kapoor playing Dr Chadda... full review

Thumbs up by Ritu V Singh, IBN Live ...effortlessly entertaining... full review

Thumbs up by Fatema H Kagalwala, India Entertainment ...It is a delightful little experience as it delves whole-heartedly in the lives of middle-class Delhiites and the Bengali educated class... full review

Thumbs up by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...Sircar’s film, a morality tale wrapped up as a fun bon-bon, delivers enough sparkles to make us overlook the sagging bits.... full review

Thumbs up by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...The love story between the lead pair that starts off on a flirtatious note but soon translates into an amiable affair, brings a sublime smile on your face throughout. ... full review

So-So by Komal Nahta, koimoi ...Watch it to have a good laugh but beware that the film has parts that won’t go down well if you are a conservative person.... full review

Thumbs up by Udita Jhunjhunwala, Live Mint ...Annu Kapoor is impressive as Dr Chaddha... full review

Thumbs up by Shaheen Parkar, MiD DAY ...It’s the scenes between Annu and Ayushamann that are the most watchable.... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...Abraham has backed a winning horse and the entire cast of the film... full review

Thumbs up by IANS, NDTV ... Never in living memory have I seen a film where every character comes alive as an individual. ... full review

Thumbs up by Mansha Rastogi, Now ...Vicky Donor is a huge entertainer in a small package. A serious subject dealt lightheartedly. Go for it!... full review

Thumbs up by Sukanya Verma, Rediff ...These ladies are so good; they deserve a standalone film of their own.... full review

Thumbs up by Shilpa Jamkhandikar, Reuters ...The performances, right from the actor who plays the nurse in Chaddha’s clinic, to Kapoor and Khurrana, are impeccable for the most part. ... full review

Thumbs up by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...It's finally here: a wholly original and fresh film that'll crack you up from start to finish. ... full review

Thumbs up by Swati Rohatgi, STARDUST ...Yami Gautam as a Bengali babe does a brilliant job in her debut film and her television experience comes handy in putting forth a convincing performance. ... full review

Thumbs up by Sudhish Kamath, The Hindu ...One of the most underutilised actors of our times, Annu Kapoor is at the top of his game in a role that could have easily become an irritating caricature... full review

Thumbs up by Pratim D Gupta, The Telegraph ...The grandmother works and so do Ashima’s pishi and father, even though the latter is too much of an Utpal Dutt knockoff.... full review

Thumbs up by Madhureeta Mukherjee, Times of India ...this sperm hits bullseye. ... full review

Thumbs up by Reel Reptile, Upper Stall ...An Indian film is not without its flaws, as is this one, but we are a race that balances our tolerance for flaws with our capacity to be entertained. ... full review

Thumbs up by Kunal Guha, yahoo! India ...And this neatly told story ties itself up without spilling over at the precise point when it could've, into a sobbing saga.... full review

Thumbs up ZEENEWS.COM ...f you are wondering if this twist in the tale would make this film any somber, you are wrong…this is when you get glued to your seats to know what’s more in store.... full review