Soorarai Pottru, The Motorcycle Diaries, and a response to the truth-versus-fiction issue in biopics
All that matters in a biopic is whether the spirit of the subject is captured. That’s what you should base your evaluations on: basically, not the story you know but the story the film chooses to tell.
Will Karwaan help Bollywood realise the untapped potential of road-trip films as a compelling storytelling device?
Karwaan promises to be a pure road trip movie — not a genre that Hindi films have explored extensively.