As a result, I manage to escape almost everything that Bollywood churns out and yet appear erudite and knowledgeable about cinema as a whole. Thumbs down, by Amit Kaundinya, :. The cinematography of the film is decent, as it is a well-shot film. Wonder why you forgot to say it. The film is also very long, nearing the three hour mark.
His breakthrough in Bollywood came with Aamir Khan and Urmila Martondkar starrer Rangeela 1995. Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada Educational Qualifications B. The background music is pretty good and gets nostalgic at times as they put memorable music from the original. There have been other remakes that did not live up to its original it is very difficult to do so , but this one takes the cake as the biggest failure. Wonder if anyone would ever ask him recommendations on what to watch.
Thumbs down, by Rachel Fernandes, :. Before Varma started his film career in the Telugu film industry he lingered in the sets of the films Raogaarillu and Collectorgari Abbai. Instead of narrating the story Ram Gopal Varma seemed to be solely concerned with changing the nitty-gritty of the original. They were like gangsters for me. But at times I am so angry that not going is a token protest.
He calls it a dark comedy. On 25th February,Friday 2011 RamGopal Varma reportedly filed a complaint against a Telugu News Channel at Hyderabad. Then he came up with films such as Raatri and Antham. The success of the film in Telugu led to a Hindi remake with similar success. Amitabh played the character of Sarkar who is a self-righteous and powerful businessman cum social worker, while Abhishek played his son in the film. The main problem is the film is just bad, plain and simple, any way you look at it.
Ramesh Sippy must be having the last laugh and how!. Amitabh Bachchan cannot hold a candle to Amjad Khan's performance. Thumbs down, by Ashok Nayak, :. Most of the characters are dull and plain. Other successful films that Varma directed include Kshana Kshanam 1991 , Gaayam 1993 , Anaganaga Oka Roju 1997 , Kaun 1999 , Jungle 2000 , Bhoot 2003 , Sarkar 2005 , Sarkar Raj 2008 and Rakta Charitra 2010. Truly, this is a first as he is usually the scene-stealer in most films.
I guess the answer lies in the box office collections of his films. But, both the projects have not materialised so far. Actors Sanjay Dutt and Ritesh Deshmukh are reportedly going to play supporting roles. Performance wise almost all the performances are marred by weak characterizations. Some viewers were wise not to wait, and were seen leaving throughout the duration of the film. I was always a loner — not because I was unhappy, but because I live away from myself, not just others.
Alongside Shiva, the festival screened his earlier successful films Company, Ek Hasina Thi and Ab Tak Chhappan. Nakaal Karne Ke Liye Bhi Aakal Ki Jaroorat Hoti Hai. Title Singer s Length 1. He had made some of the best films in Indian film industry like Satya. Ok fire him right now. The film received negative reviews upon release and performed poorly at the box office. Bhoot was followed by even more movies, including hit films such as 2003 , 2006 , and 2008 , gaining Varma the status of ster of the Indian genre.
Thumbs down, by Saakshi Juneja, :. Warning: this section has some details that could distort your experience while watching the movie. Was it because he gambled on the fact that if 50% of the audience who watched Sholay watched Aag out of nothing but sheer curiosity he would more than make a tidy profit? The film was a blockbuster with Varma demonstrating his technical expertise and story-telling skills. A prequel to Company was made in 2005, entitled D, produced by Varma and directed by Sandeep Enugurthy. It was raw and unremorsefully brutal. Andhra Pradesh , India Nationality Alma mater , , Andhra Pradesh Occupation and Years active 1989—present Children Revathi Varma Daughter Relatives cousin Ram Gopal Varma is an director, screenwriter and producer, known for his works in , , and television.
A two-part bilingual 2010 , on the theme of , was based on the life of , and Maddela Cheruvu Suri; the film received praise from critics. After their discharge they are met with Inspector Narsimha, who wants to recruit them to capture and kill dreaded bandit Babban Singh, who had slaughtered his wife, Kavita, and son, Subbu, as well as cut his arms off. It one of the most enduring images of indian cinema. He loved the idea and decided to start one of his own, all because of his craze for films. Just because some person got a camera, why should the audience suffer a headache!? It is sad to think of Babban as Amitabh Bachchan instead of the other way around. There are things different in his version of the film from the original, but the main plot is still the same.
Other box office hits by Varma in include 1995 ; 2004 ; 2010 , 2011 , 2014 , 2014. Is it bad enough to do the latter? Trouble is, Ramu treats the classic material with an iconoclastic take-it-or-edit-it-out casualness. It is a shame to see such a fine director fall so flat on his face. Or was the reason the artistic one that he claimed: to adapt Sholay for a new generation? This movie is based upon the Faction backdrop of the rayalaseema in Andhra Pradesh. The rivalry between Dawood Ibrahim — Chhota Rajan was said to be the real inspiration for his film Company. The audience was in for a surprise when Satya released.