Fan works if you take it as a commercial thriller & throw out realism (at times). It's the age old story of obsession, and while it lacks depth, it makes up for it in action chases and the fact that there are no tangents to the main story - that of a fan out for revenge when not given the importance he thinks he deserves from the film star - and no song sequences. It's as much a self-promotion video for…
Abso-freaking-lutely loved Badlapur. Human psychology as its best. A movie where I didn't even care about the pretty awesome twists, because I just couldn't get over how brilliantly human nature is dissected. A little slow at times, but then that works perfectly to depict the vulnerability and frustrations of the characters. It's also a film where every character is a different shade of grey and I just can't seem to like or dislike any one of them. Brilliant!!