Nawazuddin Siddiqui's performance in Babumoshai Bandookbaaz is not half as effective as the smaller but more significant roles he has played in films like New York, Lunch Box or Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, flawed though it is, comes as manna to a starving film buff in what must certainly be the worst year for Bollywood in the decade so far
"It’s is a fabulous move, this was coming for a long time," says Kushan Nandy, director of Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, on Prasoon Joshi replacing Pahlaj Nihalani as CBFC chief.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays a character with many shades in Babumoshai Bandookbaaz — a man with swagger, an out and out romancer, a gun-wielder who lives for thrills.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's character in Mom is semi-bald and bespectacled.
There's a bandook in the teaser poster of Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Babumoshai Bandookbaaz.
Filmmaker Kushan Nandy's upcoming film Babumoshai Bandookbaaz which stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Chitrangada Singh as the lead pair, is facing some trouble