The year 2013 starts with Aditya Datt's latest movie Table No. 21, that features Paresh Rawal, Tena Desae and Rajeev Khandelwal in the leads. Table No 21, that releases today, isn't a big budget movie, but, ha created some buzz for it's promising subject.
Story: Table No. 21 is an action thriller, that revolves around the life of a middle-class couple Vivaan (Rajeev Khandelwal) and Siya Agasthi (Tena Desae). The couple win a chance to make a trip to the beautiful islands of Fiji. They get to stay in one of the finest resorts in Fiji, free of cost. Everything seemed really great, until the couple met the charming Mr. Khan (Paresh Rawal). This is when Mr Khan ask them to play the ‘tell all truth' game that he hosts. The best part about this game was that the winner would get a staggering 21 crores. The couple takes up the challenge. The game kick starts with the couple performing impressively well, managing to both speak the truth as well as complete the tasks thrown at them. As the game proceeds, the questions and tasks become more intense, demanding and surprisingly personal, relating to significant parts of their lives. What happens next? Will Vivaan and Siya be able to win the game?
Performances so far: Paresh Rawal stuns us with a completely new avatar in the movie. He does a brilliant job as the charming Mr. Khan in Table No 21. After his critically acclaimed performance in the film Aamir, Rajeev Khandelwal is back in another different role in Table No 21. Rajeev does a good job in the movie. On the other hand, Tena Desae too does an OK kind of job in the film.
Verdict so far: Table No. 21 impresses us with an unusual and interesting concept. On the whole, the movie a little slow-paced, yet, has lots to say.