Touted as the Desi interpretation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Manish Tewary’s of the critically acclaimed Dil Dosti etc, Issaq evidently seems to be an ambitious project but is punctured by haphazard screenplay and shoddy editing. Not to be confused with Issac. Prateik says that acting is about getting into the space and making the character relatable. The final outcome could’ve been even more impactful Box Office Collections CR. Prateik believes he got into acting only because of his love for the profession.

Click here to cancel reply. Devesh Sharma , FilmFare. Issaq Official Theatrical Trailer. The “Most Anticipated Indian Movies and Shows” widget tracks the real-time popularity of relevant pages on IMDb, and displays those that are currently generating the highest number of pageviews on IMDb. Taran Adarsh , Bollywood Hungama. Clear Notification X Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox? Kashyap has an year-old, pretty and innocent daughter Bachchi from his first wife, Bachchi’s role is played by Amyra Dastur who marks her debut in this film.

Release Date 26 Jul The music album of Issaq scores much better than the movie itself. Kung Fu Yoga Home Bollywood Movies Issaq. Shailesh R Singh Producer. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.


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Issaq: Movie Review

He is few films old and still can’t show the craft and ripeness in his acting. Views Read Edit View history. Now, director Manish Tiwary tried to make a dismal attempt by following the footsteps of these accomplished film-makers.

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Rajeshwari Sachdev, too, strikes a chord with her portrayal of a married seductress who evolves into a fiery revenge-seeke. Now the rack-the-brain question is why the writers Pawan Sony, Padmaja Thakore and Manish Tiwary dumped the Shakespeare classic into a rustic, localized, stereotypic prafeik Full review on Koi Moi.

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There’s a Maoist group and its leader, played by Prashant Narayanan, in this war for money and power. Romeo and Juliet… Where art thou?? Benares, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Issaq is replete with the staple ingredients of a UP recipe – guns, profane language, cringing women, sadhus, overdose of color, fumes of ganja and a local Cawt parlance that makes up for the setting. Rajeshwari Sachdev as Paro. The dialogues are mundane and the way the lead actors render, make them seem more artificial. Their presence gives a little substance to the otherwise hollow movie.


Prateek just doesn’t fit into the bill. It is a collaborative effort. Debutant Amyra Dastur, looks fresh but immature.

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Romanoff and Juliet Romeo and Juliet An avid lover of books, music, traveling, shopping and designing, I am highly bound by the habit of perfectionism. Issaq Hindi 2 hrs 28 mins Drama. Amidst all the feuds, killings, rivalries cawt bloodshed, what happens to these innocent love-birds is what forms the crux of the film. Blame it on the lame treatment; not a single scene throws surprise or ingenuity. They have throat cutting competition for gaining control over land and fight brutally over it.

The composers have managed to bring out the love and passion in the movie. Jay doesn’t believe in love Stories, and Simran, is a girl who’s in love with the idea of Love itself.