Anupama Chopra's review: Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum

By Hindustan Times

Direction: Sachin Yardi
Actors: Riteish Deshmukh, Tusshar Kapoor
Rating: * 1/2

Hollywood has transformed the raunchy comedy into high art. Who can forget the inspired use of body fluids in There’s Something About Mary or baked goods in American Pie. Or the sweetly inept Steve Carell in The 40-Year-Old Virgin. Or the gloriously funny misadventures of four friends, a baby and a tiger in The Hangover, which was the biggest grossing R-rated comedy in its day, making more than $450 million globally.

In comparison, here’s a sampler of jokes from Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum, which aims to occupy the same space. Early in the film, a struggling actor, played by Tusshar Kapoor, imagines himself as a superhero named Bra 1, who has come to supp