Ghare-Baire (The Home and the World) Reviews

Page 1 of 11
December 14, 2017
Here is India through impeccably Indian eyes.
August 30, 2004
As with the works of any great director, The Home and the World defies easy categorization.
January 1, 2000
Ray soft-pedals the ironies (the politician is, of course, a bounder), while bringing out the full emotional sweep of the young woman's awakening, suggesting that the violent demonstrations that rock the streets are the product of a similar repression.
January 1, 2000
It is a contemplative movie -- quiet, slow, a series of conversations punctuated by sudden bursts of activity.
August 13, 2018
A masterpiece compared to most movies in India, or anywhere else...
March 22, 2014
It's a lengthy but elegant film that is grandly acted by the three principals.
January 23, 2014
Satyajit Ray's characters must be the most subtly shaded and lovingly observed in all of cinema.
January 9, 2014
While in the wake of heart attack, the breadth of Satyajit Ray's final films was reduced, his dedication to civilian struggle amid an increasingly compromised and uncaring cultural institution remained.
August 29, 2006
This graceful film by Ray is as much a tragic love story as an examination of political turmoil in 1908 India.
July 12, 2005
Page 1 of 11