Ghare-Baire (The Home and the World) Reviews

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.