14 reviewers have given AK vs AK
a mean ranking of four.1/5.zero (?)
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Meta has a sure allure. However the tell-don’t-show climax that’s typical of thrillers is a put-off. Even so, it’s an fascinating watch for a way the medium is used.
by Poulomi Das,
…AK vs AK’s payoff hinges fully on a whole nation’s blind obsession with movie star tradition. The ingenuity of all of it is that Motwane is that uncommon filmmaker who understands that when a famous person will get on stage and dances to your tunes, it doesn’t matter should you’re a wide-eyed filmmaker or an keen viewer, you find yourself being sidetracked….
by Shubha Shetty,
…The movie is a enjoyable expertise for many elements, besides that determining the abductors’ hideout shouldn’t be actually as thrilling as it’s supposed to be, and the movie will get a bit too indulgent at factors. Don’t miss this as this movie will take you on a very surprising experience….
by Umesh Punwani,
…All mentioned and finished, that is will go down as among the finest experiments finished with filmmaking within the historical past of World cinema. Additionally, it’s not nearly its novel idea; it’s in regards to the little issues group has managed to pitch in to create this one heck of a movie!…
by Rohit Vats,
…Kapoor has excelled. It’s humorous to even write this as a result of he’s enjoying himself however we don’t know the way a lot of this isn’t script-bound! Kashyap has as soon as once more proven his love for distinctive materials, and he has bared all, typically actually. Whereas Harshvardhan Kapoor shines in a cameo, Yogita Bihani additionally suits the invoice….
by Joginder Tuteja,
…Nonetheless, all is forgotten with that iconic scene when he’s mendacity all battered on the footpath questioning if him being a star matter in any respect when his life is certainly in tatters. He may effectively have taken an inspiration from his first main co-star, Dilip Kumar, from Mashaal. Not simply that as the gang pleasing finale is the icing on the cake that additional reaffirms why ‘Anil Kapoor has been a star for 40 years’….
by Vinayak Chakravorty,
…Good writing can be the explanation the actors get to play the sector as themselves. The irony is you by no means fairly know by which scene a specific forged member is definitely ‘appearing’, and by which they’re simply being themselves. That kind of a fluidity is Motwane’s triumph as a filmmaker….
by Aishwarya Vasudevan,
…Speaking in regards to the actuality, a few years again Anurag was set to direct Anil within the movie Allwyn Kalicharan again in 2003 which by no means obtained made. Whereas attending a movie pageant, Anil asks Anurag to make a movie with him after their first collaboration did not witness broad daylight. However after almost twenty years, each are in several areas of life and usually are not able to budge their ego for an epic collaboration….
by Rohan Naahar,
…AK vs AK should’ve gave the impression of a home-run on paper, however it isn’t as tightly constructed because it may’ve been and the twists are considerably telegraphed. For all its ingenuity, it could’t assist however really feel like B-material — a dusty outdated concept spruced up for the streaming age….
by Shubhra Gupta,
…Lastly, we’re left with that everlasting query: do actors ever cease appearing, even when the cameras cease rolling? At its coronary heart, AK vs AK, appears like a secret fanboy fantasy. Anil is propped up, with one more ‘Filmfare’ award (this time for the movie which is within the movie, due to this fact fictional), and attending to saunter down a hall, slo-mo, darkish glasses in place, each inch a star. The battle is fake, the hero worship is actual….
by Mayank Shekhar,
…For example, an AK (Anurag), who represents resentment and bitterness of getting come up the exhausting manner. The opposite AK (Anil) standing in for the vanity of a fading elite, in a world that is modified altogether. One AK is exhibiting the opposite AK his place, actually. Is there extra? Nicely a film like that is imagined to be dialog starter. Go discover your individual meta-phor!…
by Srivatsan S,
…Which is why you realise that Anurag Kashyap and Anil Kapoor usually are not actual and usually are not their actual selves, and are enjoying Motwane’s characters to display the movie’s actuality.
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AK vs AK – Film Particulars
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- Producer: Deepa De Motwane
- Director: Vikramaditya Motwane
- Lead Forged: Anurag Kashyap
, Anil Kapoor
- Supporting Forged: Sonam Kapoor
, Nawazuddin Siddiqui , Harshvardhan Kapoor , Yogita Bihani, Sucharita Tyagi
- Story: Avinash Sampath
- Screenplay: Vikramaditya Motwane, Avinash Sampath
- Dialogues: Anurag Kashyap
- Cinematography: Swapnil Sonawane
- Editor: Bunty Bhansali
- Music Director: Alokananda Dasgupta
- Operating time: 110 minutes
- Reviewer: meeta