Siddharth Anand casts Hrithik Roshan-Deepika Padukone in Fighter, but doesn’t know what to do with them

The article discusses Siddharth Anand's film "Fighter," starring Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone.

The author uses the analogy of ordering a sizzler but receiving an empty plate to describe the disappointment in watching "Fighter

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone are praised for their competence and spectacular looks.

The film is criticized for having elements like a peppy soundtrack, beach scenes, and a kiss, but lacking substance and chemistry.

Siddharth Anand's previous works like "Bang Bang," "War," and "Pathaan" are mentioned for their successful blend of fan service and storytelling.

While "Fighter" includes impressive aerial acrobatics, the article questions the absence of the flamboyant romance Siddharth Anand is known for.

The chemistry between the lead characters, played by Hrithik and Deepika, is criticized for being platonic and lacking the expected sparks.

The article compares the lackluster chemistry in "Fighter" to Siddharth Anand's earlier films, where electrifying chemistry between actors was highlighted.

The film sets up Hrithik's character as cocky and Deepika's character as determined lovers, but the on-screen chemistry falls short.

The writing and screenplay are criticized for not providing enough moments of genuine tenderness and romance between Hrithik and Deepika's characters.

The article suggests that the film misses opportunities to explore the romantic side of the characters, and the chemistry between them falls flat despite attempts.