Half Girlfriend (2017)

Hindi 2 hrs 15 mins Adaptation, Drama
Critics Score
29%
Total Reviews: 32
User Score
100%
Total Votes: 1

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Review Summary: Strong lead performances can't save the stale execution of 'Half Girlfriend'. Maybe they should have left this Chetan Bhagat book alone.

Average Critic Rating: (2.16)
Cast: Shraddha Kapoor , Arjun Kapoor , Rhea Chakraborty , Seema Biswas , Vikrant Massey
Director: Mohit Suri
Release Date: 19 May 2017
Est. Budget: 48.0 CR
Est. Box Office Collection: 55.0 CR

Plot: This story is a coming-of-age romance between a vernacular Bihari Boy - Madhav Jha, who falls in love with an upper class "Delhi high-society" girl - Riya Somani. On the outside, the two of them have nothing in common, but love blossoms in the most unexpected way when Madhav starts Read more

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Half Girlfriend - Top Reviews

Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor's Film Is A Total Dud
Raja Sen, NDTV
Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor's Film Is A Total Dud
Raja Sen, NDTV
The constant issue in Half Girlfriend is its wimpy characters and the contrivances they resort to arrive at its predictable conclusion
Sukanya Verma, REDIFF

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Half Girlfriend - All Reviews

Not all Chetan Bhagat books should be made into films
Anita Iyer, Khaleej Times
Madhav Jha (Arjun Kapoor), a young lad from Simrao, Bihar gets admission in the prestigious St. Stephen's University, Delhi. Madhav, who struggles with English and is not well-versed with the big city life
Anish Mohanty, Planet Bollywood
अच्छे नॉवेल की कमजोर नकल है 'हाफ गर्लफ्रेंड'
Bhaskar
HASEENA BHAAG JAYEGI
Vishal Verma, Glam Sham
Madhav Jha (Arjun Kapoor), a young lad from Simrao, Bihar gets admission in the prestigious St. Stephen's University, Delhi. Madhav, who struggles with English and is not well-versed with the big city life
Anish Mohanty, Planet Bollywood
The Chetan Bhagat adaptation is a 50-50 affair
Nandini Ramnath, Scroll.In
Half Girlfriend primarily works because of its lead pair and the conviction they bring to their characters
Tushar P Joshi, Bollywood Life
Less than half-hearted
India Glitz
HASEENA BHAAG JAYEGI
Vishal Verma, Glam Sham
Half Girlfriend, based on author Chetan Bhagat’s book by the same name, starring Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor, fails to rise to the film’s pre-release buzz.
Bollywood.Com
Half Girlfriend primarily works because of its lead pair and the conviction they bring to their characters
Tushar P Joshi, Bollywood Life
HALF GIRLFRIEND Is Medley Of Modern Romantic Emotions
Box Office Capsule
The Chetan Bhagat adaptation is a 50-50 affair
Nandini Ramnath, Scroll.In
Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor’s love saga is half-baked yet appetising
Smrity Sharma, India.Com
Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor’s love saga is half-baked yet appetising
Smrity Sharma, India.Com
Arjun, Shraddha in a half-baked and a quarter palatable film
Udita Jhunjhunwala, First Post
This girl-meets-regular boy love story is saved by good actors doing a great job
Arjun, Shraddha's romance follows Chetan Bhagat's script
Ankita Maneck, First Post
चेतन भगत का हर नॉवेल फिल्म बनाने के लिए नहीं है
R.J Alok, Aaj Tak
This girl-meets-regular boy love story is saved by good actors doing a great job
अच्छे नॉवेल की कमजोर नकल है 'हाफ गर्लफ्रेंड'
Bhaskar
Arjun-Shraddha's Confused Romance Breaks Your Heart Into Half!
Madhuri, Filmi Beat
Finally, half girlfriend or boyfriend is that person many of us have encountered on campus. However, do we really want to relive those memories? It depends entirely on the mood.
Meena Iyer, Times of India
Arjun, Shraddha in a half-baked and a quarter palatable film
Udita Jhunjhunwala, First Post
चेतन भगत का हर नॉवेल फिल्म बनाने के लिए नहीं है
R.J Alok, Aaj Tak
Arjun, Shraddha's romance follows Chetan Bhagat's script
Ankita Maneck, First Post
Arjun-Shraddha's Confused Romance Breaks Your Heart Into Half!
Madhuri, Filmi Beat
Not all Chetan Bhagat books should be made into films
Anita Iyer, Khaleej Times
Finally, half girlfriend or boyfriend is that person many of us have encountered on campus. However, do we really want to relive those memories? It depends entirely on the mood.
Meena Iyer, Times of India