Angry Indian Goddesses Reviews

February 7, 2019
At its core is the half-broken heart of an angsty, disruptive, take-no-prisoners crusader.
January 2, 2019
Pavleen Gujral is a revelation and Sarah-Jane Dias shows admirable poise.
August 28, 2018
As vital and memorable as it is emotionally stirring and entertaining.
December 7, 2017
Alas, the story is never supported by a solid screenplay. The film's pace is a problem and though things gear up in the second half, it ends as a loopy mess.
November 3, 2017
Angry Indian Goddesses is a great film in which women are shown to be people. I only long for the day when such an endeavor is no longer revolutionary.
June 27, 2017
The leading ladies acted beautifully, and the bonhomie between them seems genuine. For what is being touted as "India's first female buddy film", that is a huge saving grace.
August 26, 2016
A film that lives up to its title and delivers something rarely seen in Indian cinema.
August 25, 2016
Despite some lack of focus (there is a lot going on) and occasional oversold dramatics (the exception is Brick Lane's Tannishtha Chatterjee as activist Nargis), these Goddesses are crowd pleasers ...
August 12, 2016
It works, partly because the Indian cinema, accustomed to epics encompassing musical, comedy and tragedy, has a sprawling sensibility and partly because the script, for all its sunshine and sentiment, has actually built to its startling conclusion.
August 5, 2016
Ultimately, Angry Indian Goddesses is a decent watch as long as the fun lasts but tumbles downhill with gathering pace as the 'anger' kicks in.
August 5, 2016
[Nalin has] made an Issue movie -- or rather, an Every Issue movie, and so overloads his jaunty wagon with weighty of-the-moment topics that it splinters into dozens of pieces.
August 5, 2016
An emphasis on the women's reactions to a variety of discriminatory situations starts to resemble a checklist approach, ticking off situations that cover career challenges, marriage dilemmas and personal relationships.
August 5, 2016
After painstakingly building his premise, [Nalin] runs out of ideas.
August 4, 2016
Everything that occurs is a real-world problem, but so many happen to this one group, it ends up feeling like those old-school novels in which uppity heroines were punished for forward-thinking transgressions. Here the audience pays, as well.
June 24, 2016
Great performances, you actually believe the relationships between the characters and lots of humor. [Full review in Spanish]
June 24, 2016
The idea is good but some decisions like casting and taking elements of the vengeance thriller genre bring the whole concept down. [Full review in Spanish]
June 23, 2016
Irregular and disconcerting, but always interesting and attractive. [Full review in Spanish]
April 15, 2016
The movie is barely convincing as a feminist tract, and less so because of its quick-fix and fantastical analysis of the Indian woman's condition. But the actresses are always watchable and convincing.