Mayank Shekhar's review: Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap

By Hindustan Times

Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap
Director: Puri Jagannath
Actors: Amitabh Bachchan, Sonu Sood
Rating: **

You may have seen this bizarreness in the promos. Describing his relationship with Mumbai, “We’ve gotten wet in the rains together,” Amitabh Bachchan’s Vijju (or is it Birju, Bijju, Virju?), a poor parody of his old self, says: These days, newbies ("naya bachcha log”) copy my style, my songs… He then breaks into Khaike paan Banaraswala, which is of course from Don, recently remade with Shah Rukh Khan in the central role. A medley of Bachchan’s old songs follow.

This fellow, we’re told, and now I’m talking about the character and not the actor (though the two are inseparable, as it were), is the “founder member of the Mumbai ma