Virtually anybody who has seen Ajeeb Daastaans may have one picture flash earlier than their eyes each time they consider the movie. That’s good from recall worth point-of-view however is an replusive sensation within the backbone for the recaller. It may have meant that it was a well-crafted scene. Sadly, it stayed with me as shock-for-the-sake-of-shock and thus grew to become a loss in an in any other case well-built up story.
The final movie comes as a breath of recent air–as recent as is Shefali Chhaya’s presence
Two different tales too take you aback by what the characters are prepared to do to get what they assume they deserve. Right here, nevertheless, if that further twist was lacking it might have made the story odd and predictable. So, whereas the “further” feels compelled it’s vital too. Additionally, even when it didn’t work for me fully, I appreciated the trouble in attempting to make it completely different. In any case, they had been aiming at making the tales ajeeb, bizarre, fascinating.
The 4 Ajeeb Daastaans cowl a spectrum inside every of the various themes—infidelity, revenge, loneliness—to call a number of. The primary three movies even have a working theme of inequality, the resultant energy dynamics and the way they are often overturned. Possibly as a result of I’ve a below-average abdomen for gore, it felt like they took the “every individual is the others’ toy” a bit too far. The theme that stood out for me although was the “odd sense of equity” that the tales conclude with. The culminations of the conditions aren’t flawed, however they aren’t proper both. They definitely preserve you pondering for a bit.
Within the noir lot then, the final movie comes as a breath of recent air–as recent as is Shefali Chhaya’s presence. She has a pleasantness about her that it washes away a number of the meanness you’ve seen to date. After all, her character is actual and charming too. The brief stands due to how completely different it’s from the opposite three movies not solely as a result of it’s heat, but in addition as a result of it’s not ajeeb in any respect. Should you masks the particular wants a part of the story, it’s like every other romantic movie. However, it’s exceptional that it might nonetheless have labored—due to the performances, the manufacturing values, the music and lyrics, and naturally the dialogue.
In actual fact, performances throughout the movies are on the mark, and a few of them fascinating. From Fatima Shaikh taking part in a seductress to the suffering-yet-sure Konkona Sen Sharma you to even Nushrat Bharucha’s uneven try to play an underprivileged girl—the acts preserve you engaged. Evidently, this noir movie revolves round ladies and that’s refreshing.
Ajeeb Daastaans is a few hours well-spent regardless of how uncomfortable it tries to make you with the evil ideas of human beings, if not the gross actions they really take.
– meeta, part of the viewers