Kahaani /5 1273
Posted: 03/10/2012 03:19 PM IST

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  • Film : 'Kahaani'
  • Producer : Sujoy Ghosh, Kushal Gada
  • Director : Sujoy Gosh
  • Star Cast : Vidya Balan, Parambrata Chattopadhyay and others…
  • Music Director : Vishal Dadlani, Shekhar Ravjiani
Rating: 3/5

Another interesting film to watch in Vidya Balan’s performance, who has received National Award for her acting skills in ‘Dirty Picture’… read the first look of today’s release ‘Kahaani’, by Sujoy Gosh;

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  AVG:4/5

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  4/5 This mystery is worth ...

Ah, what fun! A true-blue Bollywood mystery after long years!...

 
Kahaani

Story

Vidya Bagchi, a pregnant woman lands in Kolkata, looking for her missing husband Arnab Bagchi. She sent him for work at National Data Center two weeks back and he has been missing since a week. Research makes her find out that there is no person by the name of Arnab working in NDC neither there was someone who landed in Kolkata by that name during that period. Also, NDC’s ex-employee Milan Damji who was involved in the Kolkata terror attacks, 2 years back looks exactly like Arnab. Now, to find Arnab, Vidya needs to find Milan and how are they related.

Analysis :

Kahaani

A never-seen-or-heard-before story is what makes Kahaani stand tall amidst all the suspense thrillers that we have seen. Even films like Don 2 stand nowhere close to it. The film is an edge-of-the-seat entertainer and though it is serious and dark, it has its share of necessary humour with nothing going over the top.

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Vidya Balan is impeccable and unbeatable at her craft. The lady deserves a national award year by year. There is no denying that she alone can take the film to another level. Parambrata Chattopadhyay as Vidya’s sole companion in her search is absolutely talented. His natural acting prowess stuns. There is no one who is a miscast in the film whether it is the second-in-command at the Indian intelligence or the chief or anyone else. A scary contract killer who works as an insurance agent also does a fabulous job.

Final Word ‘Kahaani’, an interesting flick to Watch… Don’t give this film a Miss!

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