Mayank Shekhar's Review: Anjaana Anjaani

By Hindustan Times

Director: Siddharth Anand
Actors: Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra
Rating: *1/2

“All the greatest love stories (sic) are between strangers,” promises this picture’s tagline. In real life, this ‘love between strangers’ business, I suppose, would mean a one-night stand.

It makes for the customary premise for any formulaic, frothy film like this. The lead couple starts out hating each other, or as platonic friends, and eventually slips into eternal love. The picture takes about the same time to finish as the popcorn in your tub. Female audiences suitably develop crush on the male star. Tears are shed; laughs had; paisa vasool, as they say. Fair play.

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