Starring Rajkummar Rao, Radhika Apte and Huma Qureshi in the lead roles, the neo-noir crime thriller Monica O My Darling began streaming on Netflix on Friday, November 11. The Vasan Bala directed movie has received great reviews from the audience who watched the movie on the OTT platform.
After seeing the film, an internet user took to Twitter and wrote: “#MonicaOMyDarling is a delightful ode to the vintage and stylized #Bollywood crime thrillers created by directors like Vijay Anand. Assisted by a talented cast, a confident pitch, zany humor and a fantastic soundtrack: this is the fun that was missing in Hindi cinema!”.
Another tweet read: “#MonicaOMyDarling is a well written and executed movie, it just keeps us engaged from the beginning. It was thrilling, crazy and exciting until the end. The background score of the whole movie is too good. the mood was right !! And Naidu Garu (Radhika Apte) was crazy as always. LOVE HER! and loved THE MOVIE too!”
“#MonicaOMyDarling ended. Friday night was well spent. Love the Beats of yeh zindagi kafi nahi hai. @humasqureshi beautiful and talented as ever. @RajkummarRao flawless as always,” read another tweet, while another Twitter user wrote: “While we complain about the lack of originality in the Bollywood content and when an inventive movie like #MonicaOMyDarling comes out the Bollywood critics are silent. Movies like this are needed to lift more and more!”.
Assisted by a talented ensemble cast, a confident pitch, wacky humor and a fantastic soundtrack: this is the fun that was missing from Hindi cinema! pic.twitter.com/3U4bLJY2Z7— ANMOL JAMWAL (@jammypants4) Nov 11, 2022
The background score throughout the entire movie is too good. It just gives the right atmosphere!! And Naidu Garu (Radhika Apte) was crazy as always. LOVE HER ! and also GREAT FROM THE MOVIE! — Varun (@thedesibrownboy) Nov 11, 2022
— Nazia Saeed (@naziasaeed121) Nov 11, 2022
#157 : #MonicaOMyDarling
On the one hand, we complain about the lack of originality in the Bollywood content and if an inventive film like #MonicaOMyDarling, the Bollywood critics are silent. Movies like this are needed to lift more and more!@RajkummarRao @Vasan_Bala— Pratyoosh D. Anjaria (@pratyoosh2023) Nov 11, 2022
— Adwaidh kv (@AdwaidhKv) Nov 11, 2022
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“Kya film hai boss! Absolutely impressed with @Vasan_Bala’s filmmaking. The guy just gets better with every film!” wrote another Twitter user. Vasan Bala had made his directorial debut with the action comedy film Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota released in 2019. Abhimanyu Dassani, Radhika Madan, Gulshan Devaiah and Mahesh Manjrekar starred in the critically acclaimed film.