Film: "Ugly"; Cast: Ronit Roy, Rahul Bhat, Tejaswini Kolhapure Kolhapure, Vineet Kumar Singh, Siddhanth Kapoor and Girish Kulkarni; Director: Anurag Kashyap; Rating: ****
Unexpectedness is a given in Anurag Kashyap's world of the dreadful and the damned. "Ugly", his most sensitive film to date, comparable with perhaps "That Girl In Yellow Boots", begins with Tejaswini Kolhapure Kolhapure making a stunning comeback after years of uncertainty, contemplating death.
Later, closer to the end, she tries to kill the person responsible for driving her beyond the brink.
Every character in "Ugly" is...well, ugly. Do not look for redemptive escape routes in this film. Moving radically away from last week's all-is-well-in-the-world premise in "PK", "Ugly" tells us what William Shakespeare did» Read full review