Movie Review: Policegiri (2013)

Box Office: TBA

A remake of the 2003 Tamil film Saamy, the movie sees Sanjay Dutt in the role of a roughneck cop DCP Rudra Aditya Devraj who doesn’t mind bending the law to bring criminals to justice. In order to restore peace to the town he has to face Prakash Raj who plays the role of the main antagonist Nagori Subramaniyam. Nagori wields total control in the Southern states thanks to his links with some powerful politicians.Prachi Desai plays Sehar in the film, a software engineer who is in two minds about marrying Sanjay Dutt due to his good cop-bad cop persona.

A cop named DCP Rudra is transferred to a new police station. As the city is riddled with crime and corruption, he decides to bring law and order back for which he has to go against Nagori Subramaniyam, the local mafia. He does not believe in the system of going by the book and instead fights fire with fire.


Good Reviews  |  Average Reviews  |  Bad Reviews
Positive Reviews
3.0 “It is all fun to watch – loud, rambunctious, over the top, ear-splitting fun – provided you are a Singham-Dabangg aficionado, and a Sanjay Dutt fan.”
Average Reviews
Negative Reviews
2.0 “POLICEGIRI is aimed at the single screen audience mainly.”
Bollywood Hungama
2.0 “An overdo of beating baddies to the pulp, the film fails to match up to the level of Dabangg-like template in terms of coherent narration or zing!”
1.0 “Policegiri is deafening, dowdy and drudging!”
1.0 “Policegiri is an attempt to cash in on the fact that Sanjay Dutt is in the news these days. The reasons are wrong in both cases.”
NDTV Movies
1.0 “The film looks like an illegitimate and ugly offspring of films like Wanted, Singham and Dabangg.”
1.0 “Policegiri is a combo of bad and ugly. Buy a ticket and get migraine for free! “

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