New Delhi: Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, the directors of 'Go Goa Gone', proved their skills with 'Shor in the City' but their real test is going to happen now as their latest film is dealing with a theme which is not very known to the Indian audience.
'Go Goa Gone' is publicised as a zombie-comedy film which has a special appearance by Saif Ali Khan. The film stars Kunal Kemmu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari and Puja Gupta in pivotal roles, and is based on the audacious adventures of three friends.
The first trailer of the film generated a good buzz and Saif Ali Khan's look has become a talked about thing, but will the film turn out to be engrossing as well?
The success of 'Go Goa Gone' will largely depend on the critical acceptance as it marks the beginning of a new genre in Bollywood. Zombies have been featured in Bollywood in the past but they have never been a part of comedy films.
Rohit Vats of IBNLive was inside the theatre to live tweet the experience of 'Go Goa Gone'.
9:44 AM: Stay tuned for the tweet review of #GoGoaGone.
9:46 AM: #GoGoaGone has been directed by Raj N and Krishna DK. They have earlier directed 99 and Shor in the City.
9:48 AM: #GoGoaGone stars Kunal Kemmu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari and Puja Gupta in the lead roles.
9:50 AM: Saif Ali Khan is playing the role of a zombie hunter. His character is called Boris in #GoGoaGone.
9:53 AM: The trailers of the film have generated a good buzz. Will the film turn out to be good as well? #GoGoaGone
9:56 AM: This is the first time when the Indian audience will witness a zombie-comedy. Do you think #GoGoaGone will be a successful film?
10:15 AM: Zombies are not a new thing in Bollywood but they have never been placed in a comic situation. #GoGoaGone
10:18 AM: Recently released Rise of the Zombie also had zombies but #GoGoaGone is likely to have a new take on walking deads.
10:24 AM: Bloody Monday tu mera khoon choos le. #GoGoaGone opens at a funny note.
10:35 AM: Vir Das is not the same stand up comedian on screen. His timing is good. #GoGoaGone
10:39 AM: #GoGoaGone has a strong male gaze. It's funny though.
10:41 AM: Here comes the Russian mafia. They are very high on style. #GoGoaGone
10:47 AM: This is an entry to watch out for. Saif Ali Khan leaves his impression in his first shot. #GoGoaGone
10:53 AM: The zombie drama begins now. #GoGoaGone is getting funnier. Anand Tiwari is doing a good job.
10:56 AM: Theory: Globalisation has brought zombies to India. #GoGoaGone
11:05 AM: We must be quiet. I keel ded pipal. This is very gud. Baris or Boris. #GoGoaGone
11:10 AM: #GoGoaGone has shown a good tempo so far. It needs to sustain the momentum from here onwards.
11:12 AM: The directors have encashed Kunal Kemmu's spontaneity. His expressions are worth watching. #GoGoaGone
11:13 AM: The premise has been established. Now, the makers need to avoid the curse of the second half. #GoGoaGone
11:14 AM: Such films always face the problem of being monotonous. The writers are required to create new interesting plot points. #GoGoaGone
11:22 AM: From Shor in the City to #GoGoaGone it's a big shift for the directors.
11:33 AM: The chemistry among the lead actors is the highlight of #GoGoaGone. Hope it gets support from the story.
11:40 AM: One liners alone can't save the film. The tempo is required to go up now. #GoGoaGone
11:45 AM: The storytellers will have to devise new ways to engage the audience as the backdrop is not changing frequently. #GoGoaGone
11:51 AM: #GoGoaGone is heading towards its climax. Hope it offers a good punch in the end.
11:58 AM: One can understand the difficulties faced by the directors in such stories. The story has reached its final stage. #GoGoaGone
12:04 PM: It's an all out war between two species. #GoGoaGone
12:09 PM: An imaginative climax tries to give some messages. #GoGoaGone ends.
12:13 PM: #GoGoaGone chiefly relies on its quirky idea. Actors support the theme to a good extent.
12:15 PM: Acting wise Saif Ali Khan is the pick of the actors. Kunal, Vir Das and Anan Tiwari are satisfactory. #GoGoaGone
12:16 PM: Comic scenes work in #GoGoaGone for their spontaneity. Second half is a bit predictable.
12:18 PM: The directors try to display their take on new age romance and those scenes work in favour of #GoGoaGone.
12:19 PM: Overall, #GoGoaGone is a light fun film. However, don't expect anything profound.
12:21 PM: Watch it for Saif Ali Khan's weird accent and a new idea. #GoGoaGone
12:22 PM: Thanks for being with us throughout the tweet review of #GoGoaGone. Stay tuned for more.