Jagga Jasoos movie review: Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor’s musical is truly a GALTI SE MISTAKE


By Tushar P Joshi

The much delayed Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif starrer Jagga Jasoos has finally hit the screens today. If the trailer of the film gave us a feel of an adventure musical, the chemistry between Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif’s chemistry made it even more alluring. But is it worth your hard-earned money? Let us tell you…

What’s it about:

Let’s get to the basics first. Jagga Jasoos is NOT a kiddie film. What it is though is Bollywood’s answer to a musical. The sing song format lapped up by Hollywood now gets a desi twist courtesy Anurag Basu. Jagga Jasoos also is highly inspired by the Harry Potter series and the popular TinTin comic books. Jagga is an odd mix of these two with shades of Sherlock Holmes. Ranbir Kapoor plays the stammering child who can only converse through songs to have a meaningful dialogue. Katrina Kaif plays the narrator and his sidekick on this roller coaster adventure that pans out on screen through colourful chapters. Basu’s technique breaks the shackles of a linear storytelling attempting to do something different and unique. There are also parts that have political references to various times in history, some real others …read more

Source:: Bollywoodlife