Hulchul (2004) Cast: Akshaye Khanna, Kareena, Sunil Shetty, Jackie Shroff, Paresh Rawal, Arbaaz Director: Priyadarshan Music: Vidhyasaagar Nutshell: A rather dismal attempt at creating the magic of Hera Pheri Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Hera Pheri is a classic film, a hilarious farce, wonderfully acted and very cleverly put together. Priyadarshan followed this up with Yeh...
Hungama (2003) Cast: Akshaya Khanna Aftab Shivdasani Rimi Sen Director: Priyadarshan Music: Nadeem Shravan Nutshell: Attempt at old fashioned slapstick comedy goes rather awry Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Priyadarshan tries to undo the horror of yeh mera ghar yeh tera ghar with another attempt at a laughfest slapstick farce which unfortunately falls foul of too...
Hum To Mohabbat Karega (2000) Cast: Bobby Deol, Karisma Kapoor Director: Kundan Shah Nutshell: trying to fuse slapstick and crime caper, the director comes a cropper Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Kundah Shah serves a completely different dish this week from last week's Kya Kehna. Funnily enough, HTMK is much more his style of film...
Hum Ho Gaye Aap Ke (2001) Cast: Fardeen Khan, Reema Sen, Atul Agnihotri Director: Athaiyan Music: Nadeem Shravan Nutshell: fangled melodrama would have been more at home in the 70's Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Rishi (Fardeen Khan) is a Casanova, believing that he can get any girl that he likes. Love has no meaning for...
Hum Kisise Kum Nahin (2002) Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgan, Aishwarya Rai Director: David Dhawan Music: Anu Malik Nutshell: Looks like David Dhawan has arrived at a very dead end Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Analyse this. We have a local Don Munna bhai (Sanjay Dutt) with two stool pigeons Munna Mobile and Pappu...
Hamara Dil Aapke Pas Hai (2000) Cast: Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, Sonali Bendre Director: Satish Kaushik Music: Sanjeev Darshan Nutshell: sensitively made and well acted, finally a slightly more mature film Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   The film opens with what appears to be a game of happy families. In fact, there is a risible song...
Hadh Kar di Apne (2000) Cast: Govinda, Rani Mukherjee, Ritu Shivpuri, Nirmal Pandey Director: Manoj Agarwal Nutshell: Whacky romance, bit like a 60s caper... almost quite amusing Reviewed by: Faiz   This latest Govindafest is a treat for his fans. At one point in the film, there are six Govindas in the frame, ranging from...
Hadh (2001) Cast: Jackie Shroff, Sharad Kapoor, Suman Raganatham, Kiran Kumar Director: Thampy Kannamthanam Music Director: Viju Sha Nutshell: execrable rot which almost defies all description due to its sheer awfulness Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   A marriage is taking place as the credits roll. A child looks on and then without explanation, the faceless betrothed...
Haasil (2003) Cast: Jimmy Shergill, Hrishitta Bhatt Director: Tigmanshu Dhulia Music Director: Jatin Lalit Synopsis: Set against a backdrop of University politics - good effort but no cigar Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   HAASIL has me in a bit of a spin. Whilst appreciating the fact that the director has tried something different, it left me...
Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega (2000) Cast: Salman Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Preity Zinta Director: Raj Kanwer Music Director: Annu Malik Nutshell: insufferable dose of comedy and convoluted drama..........pretty horrid stuff Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   DJPK carries great prospects. The promos have been on air for some time and both girls look amazing and the songs...