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Qarib Qarib Singlle Movie Review: Will Irrfan Khan-Parvathy's Chemistry Strike a Chord?

News18.com | November 10, 2017, 1:22 PM IST
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What better way to define modern day romance than the words Qarib Qarib Singlle. Tapping into the new age romantic relationships, Tanuja Chandra directorial, starring Irrfan Khan and Parvathy, is a departure from the usual fairy tale romance and puts forth that not every story has to have a perfect ending. The film resonates with the millennials' sentiments with the relationship status Qarib Qarib Singlle.

The film traces the journey of two unusual individuals who meet via a dating app. While Irrfan is known for experimenting with his content, Malayalam actress Parvathy is making her Bollywood debut with the film which is far from her usual choices.
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Nov 10, 2017 1:21 pm (IST)

Our verdict: This film deserves a watch for its authentic telling of middle age romance in the times of dating apps. 

Nov 10, 2017 12:43 pm (IST)

Looks like the film has struck the right chord, thanks to its characters and unconventional storytelling.

Nov 10, 2017 12:31 pm (IST)
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Nov 10, 2017 11:52 am (IST)

Check out this quirky track, Khatam Kahani, by Vishal Mishra and Nooran Sisters.

Nov 10, 2017 11:35 am (IST)

And the film seems to be qarib qarib magical.

Nov 10, 2017 11:22 am (IST)

Looks like Irrfan and Parvathy's chemistry is impressive.

Nov 10, 2017 11:08 am (IST)

Here's a mesmerising track, Tu Chale Toh, in the exquisite voice of Papon.  

Nov 10, 2017 11:00 am (IST)

In an earlier interview, Irrfan had shared that he had a great time shooting the film with southern actress Parvathy, who is making her Bollywood debut with the film. "I'd like to quote what my character sings for Parvathy in the film, 'Bade acche lagte hain ye dharti, yeh nadiya aur tum', meaning 'I really like the earth, the rivers and you'. Working with her was a great experience -- just like the journey our characters go through in our film," he was quoted as saying. 

 
 
Nov 10, 2017 10:53 am (IST)
Nov 10, 2017 10:53 am (IST)

Here's a new Tanuja Chandra-concept to swear by. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:46 am (IST)

Looks like there are many shades of both Irrfan Khan and Parvathy's characters. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:46 am (IST)

One for the online dating culture. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:34 am (IST)

With routine stories, comes a whole lot of stereotypes. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:23 am (IST)
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Stay tuned for updates. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:14 am (IST)

Qarib Qarib Singlle's story promises to connect with single people and even those who have found their partners through online dating platforms. The relativity of the content is probably one of the reasons why there is a buzz around the film. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:03 am (IST)

In case you missed out, here's the trailer of Qarib Qarib Singlle. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:02 am (IST)

Qarib Qarib Singlle is touted to be a departure from the usual fairy tale romance and puts forth the point that not every story has to have a perfect ending. 

Nov 10, 2017 10:01 am (IST)

Filmmaker Tanuja Chandra is known for her films like Dushman (1998) and Sangharsh (1999).

Nov 10, 2017 9:56 am (IST)

Directed by Tanuja Chandra, Qarib Qarib Singlle stars Irrfan Khan and Payvathy in key roles. 

Qarib Qarib Singlle Movie Review: Will Irrfan Khan-Parvathy's Chemistry Strike a Chord?
Image: Official poster of Qarib Qarib Singlle

Will the film be able to deliver a quirky romance? Will the chemistry between Irrfan and Parvathy strike a chord with the audience? Or will it be another run-of-the-mill film? Sameeksha from News18 is inside the theater to find out.
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