Road, movie - travel at your risk!
By Mayurica Biswas(08 Mar 2010)
Borders on pretentious, but its actually not... just plain mid-directed!
Maybe there was a lot in Dev Benegal's head - u know textbook stuff, like 'always have a journey in the story'... or 'sparse dialogues, good compositions and that great cinematic pause'... but eventually, if a film has no story (even if the story is just a collection of moments), no amount of film theory can help it! It translates to nothing!
Characters are weak (tho, the kid was interesting and had potential), their lines are weaker, motives are the weakest, ... » read more