Ghoomketu Makes A Successful Release! Critics Call It Cute, Warm, Quirky And Authentic

Ghoomketu, the story of a man who comes to Mumbai to become a film-writer, has charmed its way to the hearts of audiences and critics.

Critics and audiences review Ghoomketuon ZEE5

Ghoomketu starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Anurag Kashyap is seen in one of their funniest roles on screen. The movie skipped a theatrical release and premiered on ZEE5 on 22 May 2020. Since then the love and affection for Ghoomketu has been pouring in. Not to mention the surprising number of special appearances by popular actors in this film.

Watch the trailer for the film here.

Here are some of the reviews for the film. While Mid-day found the film ‘loaded with warmth and love’ and even changed the name of Ghoomketu to cute Ketu. Film companion found the film ‘charming, vibrant and authentic’. Bookmyshow said that Ghoomketu is ‘a quirky drama with endearing performances’.

News 18 found Ghoomketu to be ‘A good mood lifter’. Even India Today said that the film is ‘A dose of laughter everyone needs in this these testing times.’

Aadar Malik a popular stand-up comedian seen in Comedy Shots shared that he is relating really hard with Ghoomketu who is going throught a writer’s block in the film.


Omar Qureshi a popular TV host and critic found Nawazuddin’s character to be motivating under lockdown.

What did you think of the film Ghoomketu after watching it? Let us know in the comments below.

Meanwhile watch out for the upcoming digital premiere of Chintu Ka Birthday with Tillotama Shome and Vinay Pathak releasing on 5 June 2020 on ZEE5.