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Raajneeti Reviews

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June 10, 2010
Its adult and hard-hitting subject matter probably won't bring in masala-loving family crowds, but it offers a lesson with long-lasting emotional and moral impact for thinking audiences.
April 15, 2019
Prakash Jha has the rare ability to spin stories which are raw and grounded. `Raajneeti' should have been all this and more, given that it is about dynastic politics, and a much-publicised representation of real-life figures.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
July 3, 2016
Once you settle into the film, it veers from its original promise and descends into a bloody and incoherent mess.
June 7, 2010
More pulpy than political, this Godfather-ripoff Hindi electoral drama is a candidate for oblivion in U.S. theatres.
June 5, 2010
A contrived, overlong, convoluted and emotionally hollow political thriller that's high on production values and style, but low on substance, palpable suspense and poignancy.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.42/10
June 4, 2010
The film -- full of romance, intrigue and fraternal strife -- is too diffuse to score political points. Or to have much impact.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
June 4, 2010
Prakash Jha aims for something trenchant about thwarted destiny and ugly ambition in modern Indian democracy but mostly winds up with a convoluted and tonally awkward Godfather rehash, with nary a character worth rooting for.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 3, 2010
The partly stiff-acting and tear-inducing reveals shroud the film's more earnest efforts at dissecting the bureaucratic, back-alley dealings.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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