Cine-goers of India will have to choose today from the first day first show of two movies: ‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ and ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’. The two movies have a different plot, making it hard to make a choice. While ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ has Nemesis casting her web with a revenge drama throughout, ’Teri Meri Kahaani’ is Cupid’s arena.
‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ has to its credit, its acclaim at various film festivals, following a globe trot. The creator of the piece, writer Zeishan Quadri too is seen in the movie, in a prime role, as ‘Definit’. He is a sly and street smart Iago, who forever imitates Salman Khan.
As the Wasseypur coal mafia drama unfolds, the audience gets to see Manoj Bajpayee, Piyush Mishra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Shabana Azmi and Reema Sen coming before us as members of 3 generations of a family. The drama unfolds exposing a theme embroiled in crime, murder and extortion, with the family manoeuvring its way out craftily.
‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ on the other hand is a breezy romance revealing the tribulations of 2 lovers, who meet in 3 different eras. Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra play the role of lovers, Javed and Aradhana. The climax of the movie is to reveal if love wins over destiny. The songs from the movie have already been termed chartbusters; much to the delight of composers Sajid-Wajid, who have contributed youthful and peppy songs like ‘Mukhtsar’, ‘Allah jane’, and ‘Humse pyar’.
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