Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi Reviews

January 31, 2019
When talent is matched with mediocrity in a project, talent can only take it so far.
January 26, 2019
The film is only set on making Laxmibai a hero (but we already knew that). A little insight into her mind would have been nice.
January 26, 2019
The Manikarnika production isn't lavish enough to suggest a grand sweep of history, and the focus on its heroine is too narrow to accommodate a larger conversation about the efficacy of Lakshmibai's actions.
January 26, 2019
The fact that Manikarnika, in an opening disclaimer, lays no claims to historical accuracy cannot, however, absolve its makers of the blame for producing a film so astonishingly inept.
January 25, 2019
If you are a fan of warrior epic that's solely Ranaut's battlefield, this one is for you. Others can safely duck this nationalism-fuelled saga.