Baahubali: The Beginning Reviews

October 20, 2019
You will not find many films more entertaining than this one, as you will be impressed, laugh, and spend 158 minutes without even realizing it.
February 11, 2019
I cannot begin to imagine what goes on in the expansive mind of S.S. Rajamouli. It's not often one sits through 160 minutes of an Indian period drama, and continues to sit hoping for the sequel to magically materialise on screen.
November 3, 2017
Baahubali - The Beginning is a film for the child in everyone, the one who wants to believe in heroes and derring-do
June 6, 2017
The film, produced by Karan Johar and Anil Thadani, is an adrenaline rush, a spectacle of the kind we haven't seen from an Indian film-maker before and hopefully it is a sign of good things to come.
July 7, 2016
[Baahubali - The Beginning] boasts of an interesting storyline and sterling performances by the lead actors. The film surely catapults Indian cinema to international levels.
August 11, 2015
Rajamouli's emphasis on spectacle and grandiloquence doesn't blind him to the necessity of moving the story along.
July 20, 2015
A sweeping, breathless, gloriously overblown adventure yarn filled with marketable ingredients, from rip-roaring battle scenes to exotic landscapes, big-hearted romance to cliff-hanging suspense.
July 17, 2015
Has a 'been there, already seen in Hollywood' feel to it.
July 15, 2015
Although he isn't as well known to Hindi film fans as that other famously shirtless star Salman Khan, Prabhas has a presence grand enough to transcend language.
July 12, 2015
The final scene of Bahubali reminds you that the tale will be concluded in next year's sequel. By the time the credits roll, you're left wishing it would come sooner.
July 12, 2015
At each turn, the money's right there on screen, yet what's most striking is how these resources have been marshalled - to enhance, rather than clutter up, the narrative throughline.
July 10, 2015
Bahubali is truly an epic experience.
July 10, 2015
The best part of the film is the elaborate war sequence that plays out in the second half. The ostentatious sets, breathtaking montage shots of the fictional kingdom, and the sheer scale of the battle scene stand out.
July 10, 2015
Baahubali, despite its epic dimensions -- with a tendency to copy larger-than-life Hollywood heroic tales like Ben-Hur and Troy -- fails at some level to draw us into the narrative.
July 10, 2015
I can't wait for the second part.
July 10, 2015
Touted as one of the most expensive films to be made in India, this highly anticipated part one of the two-part period epic, manages to enthrall you with its sheer scale and grandeur.