Starring Siddharth Malhotra, Jacqueline Fernandez
Directed by Raj-dk
It’s not easy to make a smart sassy film with two airheaded non-actors in the lead. Co-directors Raj and Dk known to perform miracles with stars (remember Tusshar Kapoor in Shor In The City?) does the near-impossible.
A Gentlemen is a suave sexy pyramid of posh locations and peachy leads who know how to hold their sushi and Guccis in place without looking like wannabes. The film is a clever reworking of the doppelganger formula where the co-directors have cheekily manipulated the timeline in the narrative to make us think there are two Sidharth Malhotras in the plot.
Malhotra socks his punches and sucks on those over-painted lips like a fleamarket version of Tom Cruise. He even does a gay act in a bar with a government official (Chittranjan Tripathy, excellent) to get confidential information. But like many of