Indians are passionate about cricket. Am also sure you must've encountered a number of cricket fanatics over the years. Most film-makers dread to release their films during crucial matches, fearing that a sizable chunk of moviegoers would prefer to watch a match than a movie.
This year, we've had Victory [Harman Baweja, Amrita Rao] and Dil Bole Hadippa [Rani Mukherji, Shahid Kapoor] focusing on this popular sport. Prior to that Lagaan, Iqbal and Jannat. Now World Cupp 2011. Unfortunately, World Cupp 2011 neither excites you as a cinematic experience, nor does it whip up those passions.