The Zoya Factor Movie Review Rating: 2/5 Stars (Two stars!)
Star Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Dulquer Salmaan, Sanjay Kapoor, Angad Bedi, Sikander Kher, Manu Rishi
Director: Abhishek Sharma
What’s Good: It’s a good looking film, well-directed too but what’s the use when you’re going in the wrong direction after all?
What’s Bad: It tries to create a world you just can’t stay in! Even if the story convinces you to stay, the other aspects of the film are not that strong enough to hold you back for a long time
Loo Break: It depends on how frequently you use the loo when you get bored!
Watch or Not?: Skip it because such movies have a similar impact on the small screen too!
The story of the film revolves around luck & they’ve got Shah Rukh Khan on-board to narrate the story. It’s about a girl, Zoya (Sonam Kapoor), who was born on the day India won its first Cricket World Cup under the captaincy of Kapil Dev. Her father believes she’s the gift of Cricket gods to the family. Now, as every Indian family, this family too follow some superstitions. Zoya grows up being a Junior Copywriter in an ad agency and she gets a chance to shoot with the Indian Cricket Team.
She tells the team about her luck and India wins the match of that day after consecutive losses. Everyone starts believing it’s Zoya’s luck that’s helping India win but not the captain Nikhil Khoda (Dulquer Salmaan). Nikhil believes in hard work but falls in love with Zoya. Now, is he really in love with her or just using her luck? That’s what the rest of the story is all about and also whether or not India will win the …read more