Hamari Adhuri Kahani has well-etched characters but it's cliched and archaic
Ek Villain besides its surface flair, does not have too much to fall back upon.
This trite and tested formula has nothing new to offer. The lead pair are passable and the music score is patchy.
Movie-goers will be treated to two romantic comedy films this Friday, courtesy Mohit Suri's Half Girlfriend and Saket Chaudhary's Hindi Medium. And there's Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's Jattu Engineer too
"It is not frivolous. The concept of the film is not having many half girlfriends, half boyfriends. It is an emotional situation. It is a relationship," said Arjun Kapoor
Half Girlfriend Preview: Shraddha Kapoor stars as the Delhi-based Riya Somani, a basketball player while Arjun Kapoor has been cast as the Bihari student Madhav Jha, who is a basketball enthusiast
"In my life I have given more time for making my work base stronger and hence could not give time to relationships," said Arjun Kapoor
Mohit Suri's Half Girlfriend was panned by critics' but the film managed to recover it's cost and that was a good reason for producer Ekta Kapoor to throw a success party. She threw a success bash in Mumbai, where we spotted Karan Johar, Rajkumar Rao, Tusshar Kapoor, Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt along with the cast of the film.
Actor Arjun Kapoor admitted to getting drunk on the sets of Half Girlfriend while shooting an intense scene with his friend on a busy street in New York, where he is trying to convince his college friend about being madly in love with Riya (Shraddha Kapoor). After going through the scene over and over again, the actor told his director Mohit Suri that for this particular scene he would like to have Tequila shots and feel the madness that his character is trying to portray.
Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor will reportedly feature in Mohit Suri's Half Girlfriend. Reports initially suggested that Sushant Singh Rajput would play the male lead in the film. Sushant reportedly, had to step out of the project due to a date clash with Dinesh Vijan's film, in which the actor will feature opposite Kriti Sanon.
Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and his nephew, director Mohit Suri's partnership is reportedly coming to an end after the poor show of their recent release Hamari Adhuri Kahani. Mohit, meanwhile, is all set to direct his cousin Alia Bhatt in the adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's book Half Girlfriend.
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev was a guest celebrity on the popular dance reality show Nach Baliye.
Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor were spotted promoting their upcoming film, Half Girlfriend, on the sets of Nach Baliye 8. The actors also danced together on their hit numbers.
Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Mohit Suri, Ekta Kapoor and Sushant Singh Rajput came together to celebrate author Chetan Bhagat's 43rd birthday.
Shraddha Kapoor was spotted with Arjun Kapoor while promoting their upcoming film Half Girlfriend. Shraddha wore a cool blue dress by Luisa Beccaria with nude pumps. She tied her hair in a pony.