Raised in the bylanes of Mumbai, Ali (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) is a received vagrant who tries to make his living by doing odd employments like offering underpants. At the point when his engagement breaks on account of his picture as a sales representative and he sees tears according to the one lady he cherishes the most – his mom (Seema Biswas), Ali chooses to turn rich by snare or by hoodlum. He holds hands with his bestie Maqsood (Arbaaz Khan), a little time hoodlum working under Sohail Khan otherwise known as Danger Bhai (Niketan Dheer) to blackmail cash.
Other than this, Ali is enthusiastic about only one game, cricket and even wins the test of scoring sixes at each ball amid a gorge cricket match. Amid one of his coercion assignments, he chooses to respond to a hitting the fairway call and winds up successful and he is spotted by Kishan Lal (Asif Basra), his neighbor and family well-wisher who trusts that Ali’s ability can make ponders in the realm of golf. As his predetermination takes him towards another lifestyle, with new objectives, dreams, Ali goes over new companions and love, Megha (Amy Jackson), he likewise makes new adversaries like Vikram Rathod (Jas Arora).
What takes after is a progression of matches where Ali needs to demonstrate his value to his mentor Kishan Lal while managing the achievement fixated Vikram Rathod and a man with egotistical thought processes, Danger Bhai, who might go to any lengths to guarantee the annihilation of Ali at the competition, regardless of the possibility that it implies turning his friends and family against him.
While the desires are at its top amid the second half, soon dissatisfaction creeps in as executive Sohail Khan neglects to keep up the benchmark that he sets in the underlying portion of the film. The film succumbs to Bollywood prosaisms of an underdog’s triumphs that makes the second half unsurprising. It additionally falls level with regards to diversion, in spite of the primary which brags of a decent gathering of punchlines.
Exceptional notice to exchange author Raaj Shandiliya who has figured out how to give a portion of the best discoursed to Nawazuddin Siddiqui, particularly in his presentation scene where he is seen offering male underpants, in any case, we wish he could have held his arrangement of punches even in the second half. The screenplay composed by Sohail Khan alongside Raaj is OK yet nothing past normal. Regardless of the way that the film figures out how to discover its space between the arrangement of movies that demonstrate an underdog eventually achieving his objective, some are done-to-death successions that could have been effectively kept away from.
To the extent execution is concerned, FREAKY ALI exclusively rides on Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s shoulders. Furthermore, no focuses for speculating, the performing artist figures out how to steal away the part with aplomb regardless of the way this is his first undeniable satire part and he is known for genuine film. Another extraordinary notice to Arbaaz Khan who has benefited an occupation of including those humorous punches in the film. Nawaz and Arbaaz’s planning is one of the highlights of the film.
Then again, Amy Jackson as the stylish, lovely young lady is not too bad yet her character appears a tiny bit crazy simply like the science amongst her and Nawaz. Likewise making an imprint with their nearness are Seema Biswas as the mother and the on-screen character playing Nawaz’s single man uncle who convey credible exhibitions. Others take the film forward. Jackie Shroff’s cameo at last appears to be constrained neither does his “bhidu” funniness convey anything new to the table.
Overall, FREAKY ALI kick begins with rib-tickling minutes yet neglects to hold the hilarious force all through as it falls prey to unsurprising plot-line and a disillusioning second half.
Review by Adi