Ajit Duara

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Brothers

With its overworked plot devices, this slugfest has neither drama nor depth to offer

Drishyam

With its depiction of police brutality, this film questions the country’s criminal justice system

Masaan

Even though a Benaras in transition comes alive in this film, it isn’t all that emotionally wrenching

Bajrangi Bhaijaan

An extraordinarily eloquent film that has Salman Khan playing a worthy role instead of burnishing his brand image as an action hero

I Love NY

A dull romcom with endless banter on love and sex, this film is watchable only for Kangana’s act

Killa

Even with no definite plot, this film is a moving meditation on places and what defines them

ABCD 2

A pointless sequel that doesn’t even spotlight its showpiece, the dancing of Prabhu Deva