New Delhi: After the critical-commercial success of 'Jolly LLB', Arshad Warsi has emerged as someone who is capable of carrying the burden of being the 'solo' hero. He is once again going to be seen in director Samir Tewari's 'Mr Joe B Carvalho', in which he plays a detective who finds it difficult to spot the right clues.
The trailers of the film suggest that it's going to be a mad-caper where detective Carvalho will be on a mission to stop Carlos's (Jaaved Jaaferi) destructive missions. Carvalho will be assisted by his equally incapable partner Shantipriya (Soha Ali Khan) in his endeavours.
Arshad has come a long way as an actor. From being a side hero to playing the lead man, he is constantly honing his skills. 'Mr Joe B Carvalho' falls under his comfort zone that is comedy.
The film is going to face tough competitors in the form of Hollywood films 'The Wolf of the Wall Street' and 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty'.
Rohit Vats of IBNLive was inside the theatre to live tweet the experience of 'Mr Joe B Caevalho'.
9:48 AM: Stay tuned for the tweet review of Mr Joe B Carvalho. #JBCarvalho
9:50 AM: Directed by Samir Tewari, #JBCarvalho featues Arshad Warsi in the role of a detective.
9:51 AM: #JBCarvalho also features Sohi Ali Khan and Jaaved Jaafery in pivotal roles.
10:02 AM: What are your expectations from the film and Arshad Warsi? Comedy is his comfort zone. #JBCarvalho
10:09 AM: The Hindi film industry is coming up with new themes, and Arshad Warsi meets the requirements of new age filmmakers. #JBCarvalho
10:09 AM: Do you think #JBCarvalho will turn out to be this year's Jolly LLB for Arshad Warsi? Don't you think he is under-utilised?
10:18 AM: Bina cue ke frame me entry nahi maarne ka. Carlos arrives in style. #JBCarvalho
10:25 AM: Shantipriya Phadnis makes a grand entry. Will Soha excel in this role? #JBCarvalho
10:31 AM: Vijay Raaz, Shakti Kapoor, Himani Shivpuri. The onus is on these actors to create comic scenes. #JBCarvalho
10:38 AM: Jaaved Jaafery has a PhD in cross-dressing. His voice modulation is a bonus. #JBCarvalho
10:42 AM: Jab dekho tab criticise karte rehte ho. Tumhara naam toh Critic Roshan hona chahiye. #JBCarvalho
10:46 AM: Ring ring ringa roses. Aa photo khichayein in many poses. Let's stop looking for logic. #JBCarvalho
11:01 AM: The film has some good scenes but the story needs a good flow. #JBCarvalho
11:02 AM: The director has relied on discreet comic scenes which sometimes look out of place. #JBCarvalho
11:03 AM: A good conflict line is missing so far. Hope Samir Tewari will do something about it now. #JBCarvalho
11:04 AM: The tempo needs to go up otherwise it will become a collage of average jokes. #JBCarvalho
11:13 AM: Actual sets are any day better than constructed sets. It's a late night party in #JBCarvalho.
11:19 AM: These dancers won't mind taking classes in dancing. Saiyyan jee ki late night party. #JBCarvalho
11:31 AM: "Tumhe hoshiyar rehna padega. Hoshiyar! That is so tough." Yeah, right! #JBCarvalho
11:46 AM: The action is shifting from one city to another but the jokes are fast losing their laughter quotient. #JBCarvalho
11:52 AM: Khali mundi, baki ka girlfriend kidhar hai? Idiot wo paani ke andar hai. Khandaan killer se khandaani killer. #JBCarvalho
11:58 AM: The film heads towards its climax. The audience is awaiting a good finale. #JBCarvalho
12:02 PM: Abe o doodh me nahaye hue kaale kaue. Get a glimpse of Kader Khan style dialoguebaazi in #JBCarvalho.
12:09 PM: This comedy of errors has a typical Bollywood finish. #JBCarvalho
12:19 PM: #JBCarvalho suits the family audience as it refrains from being slapstick. But is that enough?
12:21 PM: Some scenes are hilarious but overall the film misses a common thread across all sequences. #JBCarvalho
12:22 PM: Arshad and Jaaved are the pick of the actors. Rest don't get a chance to exploit their latent potential. #JBCarvalho
12:24 PM: Your appreciation for #JBCarvalho will depend on your mood at the time of screening. It looked average to me.
12:26 PM: Thanks for being with us throughout the tweet review of #JBCarvalho. Have a nice day. Stay tuned for more.