Wow! That drive scene will go down as one of the most memorable scenes in the history of cinema.
DAMN! Will now forever be scared of the sound of a tongue-click.
It's a tussle between idealism (Rajkummar Rao) and cynicism (Pankaj Tripathi). Loved the way director uses humor to get his point across touching issues from child marriage & dowry to corruption/bribery than giving a moralistic lecture. To be honest it doesn't give solutions.
Every actor did a commendable job. Rajkummar Rao & Pankaj Tripathi are in top form. And please don't consider it as just a boring artsy film, it's very accessible & thoroughly entertaining. A really good satire on how farcical electoral process can be.
It's about how some people feel trapped in a relationship, have fear of commitment and how they want to control the urges of being unfaithful. The two characters are the two sides of the same coin. To be trustworthy or to be unfaithful.
And how this person is in a cycle of removing the unfaithful person from himself and going back to it again. A cycle. 'The first time it's a tragedy, the second time it's a farce'. This conflict…