Welcome - External Reviews

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

One contrived situation follows another. Each scene outdoes the previous one in defying your belief in any kind of sense. No amount of good acting can help save the careless writing.



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20 reviewers have given Welcome an average rating of 3.1/5.0 (?)

11 yays
6 nays
3 so-so

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Thumbs down by Amodini, Amodini's Movie Reviews ...A PIECE OF UNADULTERATED CRAP... full review

Thumbs down by Naresh Kumar Deoshi, Apun Ka Choice ...the comedy in the film is so childish that I felt embarrassed watching most it... full review

So-So by Tajpal Rathore, BBC ...The stellar cast radically improves the chances of this comedy of errors... full review

Thumbs up by Razeen Shameem, Bolly Spice ...Anees Bazmee does very well in bringing the comedy on the screen... full review

Thumbs up Bollyvista.com ...Ask no questions and you will not be disappointed at all.... full review

Thumbs up by Rachel Fernandes, Bollywood Mantra ...Writers Praful, Rajiv and Anees manage to come up with a script that involves high drama, enthusiasm and mad sequences... full review

Thumbs up by Angel Rani, Deccan Herald ...Anil Kapoor looks every bit a lover boy with his steady stock of one-liners.... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...WELCOME remains faithful to the genre from start to end.... full review

Thumbs down Indicine ...Nana Patekar rocks!... full review

Thumbs up by Abhijit Mhamunkar, indya.com ...The film completely belongs to the Anil – Nana jodi who keep you rolling with laughter with their one liners... full review

Thumbs up by Sreeram Ramachandran, M TV ...It's a lot like a stuffed crust pizza...very cheesy, but very enjoyable.... full review

Thumbs up by Vijay, MovieWalah ...Welcome is not Akshay Kumar's movie - certainly not in a way we are used to watch him taking honors in all his movies... full review

So-So by Lidia Ostepeev, Planet Bollywood ...“Welcome” is rather fragmented; ideas run their course so then comes the arduous task of setting up another funny encounter from scratch.... full review

Thumbs up by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...Dialogues are funky and sharp... full review

Thumbs down SearchIndia.com ...Welcome is like an old man who suddenly finds himself in bed with the sensuous babe Mallika Sherawat... full review

Thumbs up by Satyajit, SmasHits.com ...Do visit the finest of slapstick comedy when Rajiv along with Dr. Ghungroo and his wife gets messed up in a car mishap... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ... there's Nana too to tide over the boredom... full review

Thumbs down by Saakshi Juneja, To Each Its Own ...Aneez Bazmee’s script stinks big time and his direction is equally painful.... full review

Thumbs down Upper Stall ...Like the character of Uday Shetty in Welcome, the critic needs to ‘control’ himself while reviewing this film. Try and not lash out, not completely trash this film for its poor sensibilities, uninspired direction, and regressive outlook.... full review