An earnest melodrama with luscious imagery.
A melodrama that never says in two words what it can say in ten, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Guzaarish balances its blubbery sentimentality with some beautifully-realised images to heart-warming and generally likable effect. This elaborate weepy...
Mixed messages in revenge melodrama.
Only a spinning moral compass stops Karan Malhotra’s Agneepath from being the stuff that Bollywood’s melodramatic dreams are made of. Richly-detailed in every aspect of traditional Indian filmmaking and taking on an ambitious, multi-generational...