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Gully Boy - A Master Class by Zoya and Ranveer #ApneTimeAayega

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Gully Boy - the musical drama flick that released this week says the story of an underdog rapper who believes in his talent and goes on to win the rap battle in Mumbai organised by famous American rapper Nas.

In any underdog (or) remake movies, there is a 'big' predictability factor which at times, weighs down the movie because almost everyone is aware of the climax from first frame. The only way you can differentiate is with screenplay, acting, music and casting - all of which has been done amazingly in this movie. Directed by Zoya Akhtar, every frame has been crafted in detail with enough authenticity that you delve deep into the "Gully Boy" without even realising it. One area where Zoya has done a stellar job is to build enough texture for each character arc in this movie so that it all intercepts beautifully as the movie unfolds. The different relationships the lead character (Ranveer Singh) interacts with mother-father, father-son, friendship, love etc., has be…