Sunday, 02 October 2022

 

 

LATEST NEWS 'Bigg Boss 16': Salman Khan praises Sumbul 'Imlie' Touqeer for her mimicry act Sofia Open : Marc-Andrea Huesler upsets Lorenzo Musetti to reach his maiden ATP Tour final 'Bigg Boss 16': Archana Gautam says her dream is to marry a politician Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia, first 'Bigg Boss 16' contestant, wants to see Salman Khan shirtless 13 firms signed pact to access data on ULIP : Govt La Liga : Real Madrid look to continue 100 percent record in a clash with Osasuna Ostrava Open 2022 : Iga Swiatek leads a strong draw, Emma Raducanu faces Daria Kasatkina in opener Bolstering national security top priority : Rajnath Singh National Games : Amlan Borgohain emerges fastest man; Jyothi Yarraji fastest woman P.V Sindhu visits diamond polishing unit, attends Navratri events in Surat All India U16 Hockey : Olympian Vivek Singh Academy score revenge win T20 World Cup : Till the time Bumrah is not officially ruled out, we will always be hopeful : Rahul Dravid New AICC Prez will be remote control of Nehru family: Pralhad Joshi Women's Asia Cup: Pakistan captain Bismah Maroof eyes momentum ahead of campaign opener Korea Open : Denis Shapovalov soars into final with win over Brooksby Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani and Himesh Reshammiya shower their praise on 'Indian Idol 13' contestants Women's Asia Cup : Preparing by playing on slower pitches in Bangalore helped here : Jemimah Rodrigues Women's Asia Cup : Jemimah Rodrigues played really well, we expect things like this from her : Harmanpreet Kaur National Games : I desperately wanted to take part in Gujarat 2022 : injured Bajrang Punia Blood donation our responsibility to help each other : Mansukh Mandaviya Women's Asia Cup : Jemimah Rodrigues makes career-best 76 in India's convincing 41-run win over Sri Lanka

 

IANS Review: 'Sanak': A slick, old-fashioned action thriller

Review, Bollywood, Entertainment, Mumbai, Actress, Actor, Mumbai News, Sanak, Streaming on Disney, Hotstar, Duration, 117 minutes, Kanishk Varma. Cast: Vidyut Jammwal, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Neha Dhupia, Rukmini Maitra

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Mumbai , 15 Oct 2021

'Sanak' is an immensely slick, if also old-fashioned and formulaic, entertainer. Vidyut Jammwal fans and action buffs will lap up this taut thriller, which is set entirely in a hospital building.Vidyut Jammwal is Vivaan Ahuja, an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) trainer. His wife, Anshika Maitra (Rukmini Maitra), a heart patient, lands up in the hospital for a medical procedure. On the day she is supposed to be discharged, a group of goons led by Saju Solanki (Chandan Roy Sanyal) take over the hospital in an attempt to smuggle out Ajay Pal Singh (Kiran Karmarkar), a corrupt arms dealer who is in for a pacemaker replacement.Writer Ashish Prakash Verma cleverly structures the actioner around Vivaan, a devoted husband who would go to any length to take care of his wife. His true identity, as that of an MMA trainer, is revealed at a much later stage of the story, thus making the action scenes plausible.

Vivaan finds himself pitted against a dozen hijackers who are a lethal and formidable force – they are highly trained specialists, and they are out-and-out monstrous. Like most leaders, Captain Saju Solanki is an egomaniac who mouths unimpressive lines with panache.It is amusing to hear him defy Vivaan with "blah … blah … sanak" with great aplomb, not once but a couple of times. It is funny because the character just lacked displaying the craze or obsession.Also, unfortunately, the broader political setting of 'Sanak' is so superficial and external to be the core action that it becomes mere conventional decoration. Neha Dhupia, despite giving a fairly competitive performance as ACP Jayati Bhargav, appears like a mere stooge.Indeed, what's missing from the film is a vigilant intelligence, a sense of contemporary immediacy that would charge the story with greater excitement. In other words, the plot lacks high-tension moments.

But the fun of such predictable fare is based on exhilarating action set-pieces, of which the film has plenty. Scoring again on this point is the stunts master who delivered seamlessly choreographed action sequences and enlivened the otherwise simplistic narrative.'Sanak' stays wholly within the conventions of the action genre, lacking any thematic turns or twists. The anticipated climax, a man-to-man fight between Vivaan and Saju, comes at the very end. It is also too brief and disappointingly staged.Director Kanishk Varma's quick, by-the-numbers style, and Pratik Deora's inventive lensing of the hospital's interior and exterior scenes, build the necessary suspense.Saini S. Johray's production design deftly sweeps viewers right into the hospital's spacious but intense world. Special kudos also go to editor Sanjay Sharma and his crew.

 

Tags: Review , Bollywood , Entertainment , Mumbai , Actress , Actor , Mumbai News , Sanak , Streaming on Disney , Hotstar , Duration , 117 minutes , Kanishk Varma. Cast: Vidyut Jammwal , Chandan Roy Sanyal , Neha Dhupia , Rukmini Maitra

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2022 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD