CHANDAN ROY SANYAL

  • 'Prague' review: It's dark, sinister and devastating September 28, 2013

    Cast: Chandan Roy Sanyal, Elena Kazan,Kumar Mayank, Arfi Lamba Director: Ashish R Shukla Rating: 3 out of 5 It's easy to expel experimental cinema from the orbit of our experience. Label it incomprehensible and bury it...But wait. Hang on. There is life beyond mass entertainment. It is not about grand masti alone. There...
  • Chandan Roy Sanyal describes 'Mango' as funny, absurd love story July 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Chandan Roy Sanyal, known for playing Shahid Kapoor's best friend in 'Kaminey', will be seen in Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango' and says it is an absurd love story. Talking about the concept of the upcoming movie, Chandan told IANS: "'Mango' is a very absurd love story. It's a romantic comedy,...
  • Abbas Tyrewala: I like the identity 'Mango' provides June 28, 2013

    Panaji: After a very successful directorial debut 'Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na', Abbas Tyrewala's second venture 'Jhootha Hi Sahi' was a disappointment and the filmmaker says the film's failure left him heartbroken. "It did put me in the backfoot. It was something that we had done with such great love...
  • Review: 'Love You to Death' relies on the climax February 1, 2012

    Cast: Chandan Roy Sanyal, Yuki Ellias, Suhasini Muley, Kallol Banerjee Director: Rafeeq Ellias 'Love You to Death' or 'LYTD' is another small budget film which has been made with good production values. The storyteller has given a lot of thrust on the climax and thus the audience feels a bit detached during...
  • Bengali Review: 'Aparajita Tumi' is too familiar January 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Bengali cinema has come of age but a few more steps towards something new would not hurt. While on one hand they regularly dish out the commercial fare, they also pull out an occasional gem from the everyday and the common place. However, when it comes to relationships...
  • Masand: 'Tell Me O Kkhuda' is outdated October 26, 2011

    Cast: Esha Deol, Arjan Bajwa, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Dharmendra, Farooque Shaikh, Deepti Naval Director: Hema Malini 'Tell Me O Kkhuda' directed by Hema Malini feels so outdated, youre hardly surprised its a rehash of an earlier film shed directed, 'Dil Aashna Hai', all the way back...
  • Masand: 'Faltu' is a dumb comedy April 1, 2011

    Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Pooja Gupta, Boman Irani, Riteish Deshmukh, Angad Bedi, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Arshad Warsi Director: Remo D'Souza Four friends with no interest in academics create a fake university so they can fool their families into thinking they're getting a real education. This premise was the foundation of the lame 2006...
  • Mahanagar@Kolkata: Fear is the key June 10, 2010

    The city today is a greater unifier of people through one emotion fear. This is the bottom line of Suman Mukhopadhyay's new film Mahanagar@Kolkata. The director structures a blend of the narrative and the antinarrative out of the three stories. Ek Tukro Nyloner Dori (A Piece of Nylon Rope), Amar...
  • Who are B'wood's Best Supporting Actors? April 24, 2010

    In Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds, audiences had a feeling that Christoph Waltz as Colonel Hans Landa overshadowed lead actor Brad Pitt. It was no surprise then, that the Austrian actor won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for 2010. He did not forget to mention in his acceptance speech that without...
  • In Pics: TarqashhA basketful of dreams October 29, 2006

    Tarqashh is a story of an ordinary life overlooked in todays time. The story is spread over a period of six years where the characters in the film struggle to live in complete positivity inspite of hardships. ...
  • Watch Trailer: Tarqashh October 29, 2006

    Cast: Chandan Roy Sanyal, Murali Sharma, Virendra Sharma, Joy Sengupta Direction: Pulakesh Bhowmik Tarqashh follows a story spread over a period of six years where the characters in the film struggle to live in complete positivity inspite of hardships. ...