Court drama can't decide on tone.
Back in 1979, Al Pacino teamed up with Norman Jewison to make "¦And Justice for All, a film that wanted to have it both ways by being a legal drama and a legal comedy. Despite all pretences of satirical social relevance, the film fell flat. So it...
A witty romp about the ties that bind.
Golmaal 3 opens with a trailer, kind of. Which is to say, it opens with a 'bang’"¦or at least, a chorus of big smiles. The entire cast takes part in a lengthy song and dance routine, while the titles done up in a 70’s pop-art style, spin, explode...
Bollywood sequel doubles down on dubious comedy.
Indra Kumar’s Double Dhamaal posits itself somewhere between the crude slapstick of a Police Academy sequel, the shameless mugging of a Three Stooges vehicle and the obvious misogyny of a particularly bad Two and a Half Men episode.