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Movie Review

Shamitabh

More silly and stupid than profound and philosophical.

Shamitabh
Shamitabh
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Starring: Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, Akshara Haasan
Directed by R. Balki
Rating: **

At the very outset, there are two things that irritate you a lot about Shamitabh. One is the in-your-face, blatant and unashamed in-film brand promotion. It’s tacky, and not even an attempt is made to integrate the products into the storyline of the film. So much so that they could as well have called this film ‘Lifeorr’ or ‘Knobuoy’ (portmanteaus of Lifebuoy and Knorr, the two major presences).

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