Movies releasing today
This weekend is a treat for comedy lovers. Choose between the Snow White legend-inspired comedy fantasy Mirror Mirror and John Abraham's romantic-comedy production Vicky Donor. You could also go for the much talked about bold film Hate Story.Updated: Apr 20, 2012 00:13 IST
Lily Collins, Julia Roberts and Armie Hammer
: This fantasy adventure is yet another cinematic take on the Snow White story. When handsome prince Alcott (Armie Hammer) falls for the angelic Snow White, the jealous evil queen seizes control of a magical kingdom and casts the orphaned princess into exile. Meanwhile, as the diabolical queen schemes to win the heart of the handsome prince, Snow White befriends a gang of pint-sized thieves who will help her to reclaim her rightful place on the throne and win back the man of her dreams.
Ayushmann Khurrana, Yami Gautam, Anu Kapoor
As luck would have it, a small brawl in the colony brings Dr Chaddha (Anu Kapoor) and Vicky (Ayushmann Khurrana) face to face. Chaddha concludes that Vicky could be the perfect donor that he has been looking for. From here on, Chaddha’s days and nights are spent in convincing Vicky to become a donor till he finally gives in. Vicky finds his love interest in Ashima Roy (Yami Gautam), a pretty Bengali girl, who works in a bank. But soon, their hunky dory world comes crashing down because of Vicky’s history as a donor. Overall, the story of Vicky Donor is a light-hearted take on the subject of sperm donation.
Nikhil Dwivedi, Paoli Dam, Gulshan Devaiah, Joysen Gupta, Saurabh Dubey, Mohan Kapoor
The story of the film revolves around Kaavya (Paoli Dam), who uses her sexuality as a lethal weapon to rip Siddharth (Gulshan Devaiah) apart in a game of revenge. By using everyone connected to him, Kaavya begins her journey of hatred and brutal vengeance. This affects everyone around Kaavya, including her family and her best friend Vicky (Nikhil Dwivedi) who secretly loves her.
21 Jump Street
Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Brie Larson, Dave Franco, Rob Riggle
Phil Lord, Chris Miller
Based on the popular 1980s TV show, the story of 21 Jump Street is about Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum). After joining the police force and the secret Jump Street unit, they use their youthful appearances to go undercover in a local high school. As they trade in their guns and badges for backpacks, Schmidt and Jenko risk their lives to investigate a violent and dangerous drug ring. But they find that high school is nothing like they left it just a few years back. They now have to face the terror and anxiety of being a teenager again.
First Published: Apr 19, 2012 19:02 IST