Sarbjit Reviews

May 9, 2019
Even if these exclusions were to be excused as cinematic licence, the problem remains that this film fails to flesh out the people at the heart of this true story.
February 6, 2019
Every minister and every guard is a robotic caricature; they exist only to give a voice to the script, instead of providing vision to it.
March 28, 2018
It makes you cherish your loved ones - and appreciate others too.
October 31, 2017
The loud and insistent melodrama takes away from the pathos of the central character's story.
October 30, 2017
... like an old school, middle-of-the-road movie, Sarbjit wants to spell it out for the viewer. In doing so, it makes a meal out of its subject.
August 31, 2017
Sarbjit feels too contrived and never becomes powerfully evocative.
January 9, 2017
From this solid material, director Omung Kumar fashions a film that is structurally clumsy and overtly high-pitched but also strongly enacted and genuinely moving.
November 14, 2016
Sarbjit is at times genuinely moving and features a family reunion sequence that will reduce you to tears.
May 19, 2016
The film picks up momentum as the focus shifts to Kaur's campaign, but becomes heavy-handed as it attempts to frame Singh's plight in the context of Indo-Pakistan relations.