Aashiqui 2 movie review News
Why was Rahul Roy not invited to watch Aashiqui 2?
The leading man of Mahesh Bhatt’s original Aashiqui was conveniently ignored during the release of Mohit Suri’s reprise of the 1990 blockbuster
Rahul Roy was once regarded as the poster boy of the Bhatt camp. After becoming an overnight star with Mahesh Bhatt’s Aashiqui way back in 1990, Roy went on to do five more films with Bhatt’s banner Vishesh Films. But now, 23 years after delivering the only solo blockbuster of his career, Roy has remained largely ignored. Click here to read more
Aashiqui 2 movie review: A predictable love story that turns into a whine fest
Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor have their moments in the musical, but it is a lot of style and very little substance
Aashiqui 2 comes with a lot of expectations – to be a hit musical, a fresh love story and fare better than, or at least half as good as its illustrious predecessor. Unfortunately director Mohit Suri cannot deliver, and the sluggish pace of the movie kills the magic that could have taken place because the lead pair does seem capable of doing much more than just look pretty (which is what they end up doing). Click here to read more
Aashiqui 2 movie review: Watch this one only for Aditya Roy Kapur!
The Bhatts have said this one is not a sequel to Aashiqui, but a retelling of a love story. But does it work, even with the title adding value?
When we first heard about Aashiqui 2 we, like almost everyone else, thought it would be a sequel to the first, which made Rahul Roy and Anu Agarwal instant stars. That neither of them managed to follow up on that success is a different story, but the film told a tale that could possibly be continued into the future, perhaps into a new generation. Click here to read more