You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Cinema & Entertainment

Movie Review: DANGAL****

DNMUM379998 | 12/24/2016 | Author : Bryan Durham | WC :383



Dangal ****

Directed by: Nitish Tiwari
Starring: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Aparshakti Khurrana, Hafiz Khan

What it’s about
It’s easy to make a film on cricket because it is such a popular sport. What possessed Aamir Khan to take up the role of an ageing, overweight, retired wrestler is something only he can explain, but the fact that he played the part proves that he doesn’t care about how box-office friendly it is, as long as it has the right emotions. And that, Dangal has in abundance.
Dangal is based on the life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat — the man who popularised wrestling for women. It was his dream to win a gold for his country at an international event.
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Cinema & Entertainment

‘I had opened a beauty parlour once’
DNMUM399060 | 10/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Nayandeep Rakshit | WC :588

Anushka Sharma is always full of life. She hates being called bubbly but she’s energetic and enthusiastic about everything. This time, when we meet her at an event for an eyewear brand she endorses, we sit down for a quick round of Q&A in rapid- fire
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Samaritans on sojourns
DNMUM399061 | 10/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Dhaval Roy | WC :543

Most people go wanderlusting because there are sights to see, thrills to seek, the soul to search, and taste buds to indulge. However, a number of travellers are now going beyond these and using their voyages for something more meaningful. Responsibl
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Surya Shashti fast
DNMUM399062 | 10/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : P Khurrana | WC :499

falls on October 26th. This festival is dedicated to Lord Surya. On this day, devotees wake up early and take bath in a lake, pond or a river nearby. After taking a bath, they worship the rising Sun, while standing at the bank of river. After the bat
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Milky business
DNMUM399063 | 10/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Lisa Antao | WC :636

The battle of low-fat milk vs full-fat milk began years ago and still continues to wage. In fact, we’ve been advised to opt for skimmed milk over full-fat dairy milk for ages now. However, large population studies conducted abroad have begun to quest
Add To LightboxCalculate Price