(IANS Review) ‘Jogira Sara Ra Ra’: A Comedy Worth Family Watch (IANS Rating: **** 1/2)
Director: Kushan Nandi Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Neha Sharma, Sanjay Mishra, Mahakshay (Memoh) Chakraborty, Zarina Wahab, Suman Patel, Ananya Thakur, Anchi Pal and Manisha Gupta
Rating: **** 1/2
The film begins with Nawazuddin Siddiqui as Jogi Pratap, who runs a wedding company called Shaandaar Events, and loves his life as someone who has a jugaad for everything, be it cutting corners in wedding meals, or mixing alcohol with local brands, to save money. client and himself.
During a wedding, Jogi meets Dimple Chaubey (Neha). It’s fireworks, it’s wild, it’s unpredictable, it smokes, it drinks and it never misses a beat when lying. She crashes the wedding organized by Jogi. When she is caught, Dimple cooks up a story and influences Jogi into giving her some money.
Joji lives with his four sisters, mother and aunt. He is the only male member of the family, and is always on the receiving end of unending demands. Joji is a sensitive, caring, and loving person, but he has a difficult life.
Now, one of Jogi’s new clients is Chaubey’s family. While decorating their home, Joji discovers the girl who cheated on him, Dimple. She is rich and gets married, though she does not want to, because Lalo’s potential groom (Mimuh) is boring and naive, and she does not like him.
There is an instant connection between Jogi and Dimple. Now, Dimple urges Jogi to crash her wedding. Jogi immediately agrees and starts plotting to break up the wedding in the most hilarious way possible.
Jogi starts feeding wrong thoughts to Lallu and his family, urging them to demand dowry, and accidents happen, but nothing works. In the end, Joji and his employee kidnap Dimple to break up the wedding. He uses the local Chaudhary Gang kidnapping technique and makes everyone believe that an actual gang has kidnapped Dimple.
Dimple starts living with Jogi and his family, and finds that she is happy with them and Jogi. The wedding is called off, but Dimple’s family discovers that Jogi is behind the kidnapping, so they force Jogi to marry Dimple.
Jogi, not wanting to marry anyone, starts plotting to crash his wedding, but to make matters worse, Dimple is actually kidnapped by the Chaudhary Gang and the whole thing turns into a riot of bugs. What happens next is not just hilarious but heart-warming as well.
The movie is a comedy with incredible situations made hilarious with seasoned performances by Nawaz and Neha.
Nawazuddin did an incredible job. His personality shifts from a vicious business owner to someone helpless before his family, to someone willing to do anything to save his own neck – it’s multi-layered and nuanced,
Neha as Dimple, a girl who goes wild, owns the role and doesn’t miss a beat. She is weak, but she creates one mess after another.
Zarina Wahab as Joji’s mother is a revelation. She threw out her whole aunt routine and created this adorable small town mommy portrait, and it’s adorable.
Sanjay Mishra as Chacha Chaudhary, the leader of the Chaudhary gang, he has limited screen time, but shines as usual.
The movie is a complete family movie with no foul language and nothing vulgar. It’s a must-watch, especially considering the fact that the market is full of dark and dirty serial killer movies and series.
Here’s a cartoon comic worth a family watch.