Mumbai: There has been a lot of talk about the youth brigade of Bollywood and the competition involved. With the emergence of some young star the battle has intensified. The most awaited youngest movie of the year 2014 Yaariyan has finally hits the theater which is directed by debutante director Divya Khosla kumar and produced by T-Series head honcho Bhushan Kumar, Yaariyan is a college based romance adventure.
The story is about five friends who are exploring the best moments of their lives in college, experiencing different relationships and learning new values every day. Yaariyan starring new comers Actress Serah Singh has done a fabulous job and had turned a star in her own rights. Serah Singh is super cute and plays her role effortlessly. Her character Jenny is a high class-rich Indian girl. She touched heart with her simple yet powerful performance.
Director Divya khosla kumar who had launched newcomers and had left no stone unturned in the making of the film. The film is full of larger-than-life, colourful, lavish, beautifully shot and directed with medleys, dance, drama and everything good-looking.
Movie critic of HelloMumbai said, “Films based on college life usually score well at the Box Office. The movie has been shot in some beautiful locations. Actress Serah Singh is the only actor who appears to be acting and had done a brilliant job in the movie. Other actors including Himash Kohli, Rakul Preet Singh, Dev Sharma and have given a below average performance in the film.”
According to Dubaitoday, “Divya deserves kudos for accepting the challenge of directing freshers in her debut film. The best of storytellers are not afraid of taking risks and Divya seems to be one of those. Her handling of the humorous moments as well as the emotional ones with maturity confirms the fact that she knows the craft well. But one does feel that the writing could've been sharp edged at places. Serah Singh is pretty, and has a large and expressive pair of eyes and got audience glued on her others were not able to make their impact.”
7days said, ““The first half of Yaariyan is pretty good. Good comic punches, great music and decent performances make it worth watching. The songs are peppy and colourful and will certainly cheer you up every time you regret walking into the theatre. Performance wise Serah Singh has ruled in Yaariyan and steals the heart of audience through her mind blowing acting skill.”
According to BombaySamachar, “Divya Khosla Kumar’s directorial debut Yaariyan stars Himansh Kholi, Serah Singh, Rakul Preet Singh, Nicole Faria, Gulshan Grover and Deepti Naval. The movie revolves around four college friends who are pretty much good. Serah Singh looks beautiful and acts confidently. The way she emotes with her eyes is commendable. Nicole Faria, Dev Sharma, Shreyas Pardiwalla, Rakul Preet and Vikas Verma are appropriate in their respective parts.” Other Rating given by Critics are Rediff: 0.5/5, NDTV: 2/5, Daily Bhaskar: 2/5, DNA: 2/5, India Today: 0.5/5, Times of India: 3/5, Bollywoodlife: 1/5 and Taran Adarsh: 4/5.