This week’s choose is a twisty courtroom drama on Zee5 known as Nail Polish. First can we take a minute to contemplate the late-career selections of Arjun Rampal. The good-looking actor couldn’t discover his place within the main man pantheon however as his magnificence frays, his roles have turn into much less healthful and extra fascinating. Consider D-day, Daddy and now Nail Polish. Right here he performs a lawyer – Siddharth Jaisingh – who has daddy points. Sid, as he launched himself, is employed to defend Veer Singh, a lauded ex-intelligence officer, who could or could not have sexually assaulted and murdered two kids. The case, which Sid takes on to curry favor with a political occasion, turns into extra twisted and bewildering than he had imagined.
The movie is the directorial debut of adman and actor Bugs Bhargava Krishna – you would possibly acknowledge him because the imperious Professor Mishra from A Appropriate Boy. Krishna has additionally written the story, which detours into surprising locations earlier than arriving at an intriguing conclusion. This movie packs in loads – aside from pedophilia, there’s a psychological well being dysfunction, a love angle, amnesia, alcoholism, hypnosis and naturally, courtroom room drama. The choose’s private life can also be a outstanding sub-plot. In locations, the tone of the movie turns into lurid. Some scenes come off as flat-out foolish. Krishna even bungs in an pointless love track. However by way of all of it, he manages to maintain you watching.
Nail Polish additionally advantages from Manav Kaul’s skillful efficiency as Veer Singh. By means of his lengthy profession, Manav has efficiently averted slotting. He’s effortlessly convincing as an excellent man – keep in mind the supportive husband Ashok in Tumhari Sulu. However when the function requires, he conjures menace like a magician. As Veer, he runs the total gamut of expressions. Manav anchors the extra outlandish points of the story in order that Nail Polish stays on observe.
You possibly can watch the movie on Zee5.