By Aditya Chakrabarty(25 Oct 2012)
If Challenge 2 has tried to project Dev as an action hero, then the other commercial release ‘Astra’ has tried to project Joy as an action hero. The film is an action thriller alright, but the concoction is a little strange.
Joy plays the part of Baban ,a dreaded gangster who has been brought up by Mansoor and is under the tutelage of Fiaz. He uses Baban to settle scores with his rival Mukhtar. Incidentally a minister also uses Fiaz to use Baban in turn. Baban goes on shooting at random and that happens on a regular basis. He comes across Koena ,a journalist ... » read more