Movie Review: Kahaani (2012)

Reviews | March 9, 2012 at 12:50 pm
Users Rating: [ratings] Critics Rating: ★★★☆☆
Box Office: Super Hit

Vidya Bagchi arrives in Kolkata from London to find her missing husband. Seven months pregnant and alone in a festive city, she begins a relentless search for her husband. With nothing to rely on except fragments from her memories about him, all clues seem to reach a dead end when everyone tries to convince Vidya that her husband does not exist. She slowly realises that nothing is what it seems. In a city soaked in lies, Vidya is determined to unravel the truth about her husband – for herself and her unborn child – even at the cost of her own life.

Directed by Sujoy Ghosh and Produced by Kushal Gada and Sujoy Ghosh the movie stars Vidya Balan who plays a pregnant woman in search of her husband and the father of the child which takes her all the way to Kolkata from London.This will be Vidya’s fourth female-centric film after PAA, NO ONE KILLED JESSICA & THE DIRTY PICTURE.

The music of the movie is given by Vishal-Shekhar while Vishal Dadlani, Anvita Dutt and Sandeep Shrivastava has penned the lyrics.


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Positive Reviews
4.5 “KAHAANI is a thriller which you just cannot miss. Book your ticket, and brace yourself for an unforgettable ride.”
- Glamsham
4.0 “A wonderful movie-going experience, you come out feeling a sense of pride, pleasure and fulfillment after having watched KAHAANI.Just do not miss it. Hugely recommended!”
- Bollywood Hungama
4.0 “Kahaani is much too enjoyable to find flaws.This is, without doubt, Sujoy Ghosh’s best work so far. Go watch it.”
- Rediff
4.0 “It slams home a shock value that a thriller rightly demands.”
- Times Of India
4.0 “Kahaani is one of those rare films that can easily lay claim to being a game-changer.”
- NDTV Movies
4.0 “Watch Kahaani to relish a suspense thriller with a fascinating story and a masterful performance by Vidya Balan.”
- Sify
4.0 “Kahaani ultimately belongs to director Sujoy Ghosh, who brings the suspense thriller into Bollywood vogue with his latest work.”
- Movietalkies
4.0 “Kahaani is a gripping journey, which stuns you as the mystery unfolds and Vidya, after The Dirty Picture does complete justice to a woman dominated film.”
- Daily Bhaskar
3.0 “Kahaani lives up to its expectation and comes across as a potent example of intelligent cinema. A definite watch.”
- Nowrunning
3.0 ” It’s an intelligent thriller told in a novel way.”
- Koimoi
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