Kalank review: Disappointing saga set in pre-Partition times
Even an all-star cast (Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit) can’t save this overwrought period romance written and directed by Abhishek Varman.
Varun Dhawan smoulders as Zafar in the first look from Kalank
The first look of Dhawan's character was unveiled today on social media.
Sanjay Dutt cuts a forlorn figure as he plays Balraj in Kalank
The last character from the #MenOfKalank is that of Sanjay Dutt from Abhishek Varman's film.
Kalank poster 2: Aditya Roy Kapur's 'Dev' stands against the mob in Abhishek Varman's film
The second poster from Varman's period drama captures Roy Kapur's character of Dev, battling the flames of communal divide in the Partition era.
Alia Bhatt is a picture of beauty and grace as Roop in Kalank
From the poster, it looks like Roop is from a royal lineage.
Sonakshi Sinha's character Satya keeps the family together in Kalank
Satya’s simple, traditional look and somber expression bring back memories of Sinha’s character in Lootera (2013).
Madhuri Dixit's eyes filled with sadness, longing as Bahaar Begum in Kalank
Co-star Alia Bhatt called Bahaar Begum 'the ethereal and enigmatic enchantress'.
Kalank teaser: Varun, Alia have eyes only for each other in this period film
The first look at the Abhishek Varman film introduces the characters in the story set in pre-Independence India.
Kalank poster: Varun Dhawan goes 'Baahubali' as he takes the bull by the horns
Directed by Abhishek Varman, the film will be out in theatres on 17 April.
New Kalank character poster of Alia Bhatt launched on her birthday
The actress plays Roop in the period film set in pre-Independence India.
Kalank character posters: Silent Sonakshi Sinha, pensive Madhuri Dixit
The latest posters amp up the mystery behind the characters the two actresses play in the film directed by Abhishek Varman.
Kalank's 'First Class' song: Varun Dhawan gets groovy with Kiara Advani
Composed by Pritam and sung by Arijit Singh, the song is a stylized, hero-entry song for Varun Dhawan.
Kalank song 'Ghar More Pardesiya': Ramleela brings together Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit in this rich melody
Sung by Shreya Ghoshal and Vaishali Mhade, the song is composed by Pritam.
Kalank title track, beautifully rendered by Arijit Singh, features Alia & Varun
The lilting composition by Pritam centres on the romance between Varun Dhawan's Zafar and Alia Bhatt's Roop.
Kalank trailer: Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt's complex romance sets up an intense Partition-era love saga
The trailer promises an interesting take on romance where the characters are caught between love and respect. Directed by Abhishek Varman, the film is set for release on 17 April.
Kalank song 'Tabaah Ho Gaye': Opulent, but lacks the vintage Madhuri Dixit vibe
The big let-down for 'Tabaah Ho Gaye' are the average lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
Kalank song 'Aira Gaira': Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur match steps with Kriti Sanon
The song, with singer Antara Mitra's smooth vocals, is a typical mainstream masala dance number. There is nothing memorable about it.