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A Throw of Dice Reviews

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
February 21, 2014
[An] amazingly fluid silent-era Indian feature, with a breathtaking use of open air, space and lots of extras.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Philip French
Observer (UK)
February 21, 2014
A Throw of Dice is a remarkable silent movie.
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
July 26, 2010
The story itself is nothing special, but the lush jungle setting is magnificent and it gives the film a special feeling.
Full Review | Original Score: B

Daily Telegraph (UK)
August 31, 2007
Osten's film, which features more than 10,000 extras and 1,000 horses, is as excessive and beautiful as any scene from Antony and Cleopatra or Ben-Hur.
Peter Bradshaw
August 31, 2007
Extravagantly romantic, with a stirring score by Nitin Sawhney.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
August 31, 2007
Entrancing as it is exotic, silent classic A Throw Of Dice (1929) plays like a fairytale for adults.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5http://www.bbc.co.uk/films/2007/08/27/a_throw_o

Total Film
August 31, 2007
This silent Indian melodrama offers proof positive that America didn't have the monopoly on epic cinema in the '20s.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Wally Hammond
Time Out
August 31, 2007
A treat for Indian movie buffs and lovers of silent melodrama alike.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
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