Bollywood Movie – Barfi, a Romantic comedy
Starring – Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D’Cruz, Rahul Garg, Saurabh Shukla, Rupa Ganguly, Bhola Raja Sapkota
Director – Anurag Basu
The romantic comedy conveys the message that love has no boundaries and love helps in making one’s life more meaningful and beautiful. The movie is about the colorful presentation of love and romance. The director Anurag Basu has been successful in presenting bittersweet incidents in the of the movies central character Barfi, played by Ranbir Kapoor.
The character Barfi is a deaf-and-dumb young guy living with his father in Darjeeling. Although being deaf, he is full of energy. Barfi’s real name is Murphy, his parent named him after a radio brand but when he said his name, people hear it as ‘Barfi’, the name he became known as. Barfi’s unique ways of determining the his close friends and his silly acts are some of the entertaining parts in the movie. Ilenna D’ Cruz is featured as Shruti Gosh, Barfi’s first love, Bhola Raj Sapkota is features as Barfi’s his best friend, and Priyanka Chopra is features as Jilmil Chatterji.
Every actor has done justice to the character he/she played. Ranbir Kapoor has done an awesome job in expressing everything without a any dialogues. He has perfectly expressed his sadness, happiness, anger, anxiety, and every other feelings.
Priyanka Chopra is presented in an unglamorous role but, she has done justice to her character by doing just what she need to do. Without being glamorous Priyanka doesn’t fail to charm the viewrs. As Barfi’s first love, D’Cruz has managed to win the hearts of the viewers. Barfi’s best friend Bhola only appears in few roles and he has also done justice to his role.
The songs are melodious, background scores are good and the movie has been a great attempt to explore the life of a disabled character.