Agyaat - External Reviews

wogma rating: Add to 'must watch' list (?) - Only for thriller buffs who don't mind absense of substantial story
quick review:

Weird camera angles used wisely, wish background score was used miserly. Nevertheless, the pace and visuals used are well placed to thrill and create curiosity. Alas, the climax is pretty predictable and that takes away a lot from the enjoyment of the film.

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20 reviewers have given Agyaat an average rating of 1.1/5.0 (?)

2 yays
13 nays
5 so-so

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So-So by Chanda Gohrani, AOL INDIA ...Ramu tries to push his luck and humour a little too far. The movie ends in a rather questionable manner, finishing all the thrill and fear that it could have created in people’s minds.... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, aslibaat.com ...all Varma sir now gives you is a heroine of sorts breaking into turn-on yoga ... full review

Thumbs down by Roshni Mulchandani, Bolly Spice ...The supporting actors provide a tad bit of solace to the film but for the most part everyone looks lost in the film and the jungle.... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...Every actor in the film makes an impression, but Ishteyak, Kali Prasad Mukherjee and Rasika Duggal stand out. ... full review

So-So by Daliya Ghose, Bollywood Mantra ... If not first grade but some instances of Agyaat are praiseworthy.... full review

Thumbs down by Anand Vaishnav, Buzz18 ...Varma continues his fixation with making her do aerobics on screen. So there's enough screen time devoted to her arms, thighs, abs and so on.... full review

Thumbs down by Aniruddha Guha, DNA ...It's been a while since you've seen a good comedy film and this one could fill in that gap.... full review

So-So by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...Varma taps into that fear to the fullest, and banks on the expressions of the characters to convey just what they've got themselves into.... full review

Thumbs down by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...The lack of sane performances is substituted by Mr. Camera and Mrs. Background music.... full review

Thumbs down Movie Talkies ...The songs seem to be just thrust into the movie meaninglessly, and there is also a remake of the popular song 'kahi deep jale kahi dil' in the most tasteless manner.... full review

So-So by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...The repressed spotboy's outburst against the spoilt superstar played by Gautam Rode, every inch the despicable brat, is a masterly manoeuvre designed to show how fear melts all class differences. ... full review

Thumbs down by Aditya Savnal, Passion for Cinema ...The D.O.P does a nice of job of creating an eerie jungle feel but nowhere do you feel like it’s shot in Sri lanka. ... full review

Thumbs up by Gohar Iqbal Punn, Radio Sargam ...Screenplay is well written that keeps you interest level alive all through. ... full review

Thumbs down by Great Bong, Random Thoughts of a Demented Mind ...through petrifying sound effects like “Boooooooo” “Wooooooooo” RGV displays the supreme control of his faculties that have characterized his movies of late.... full review

Thumbs down by Chandrima Pal, Rediff ...You want to see how a director gets to bastardise a classic scarefest such as the Predator, and have the gumption to promote it the way he did.... full review

Thumbs down by Aalekh Kapoor, StarBoxOffice ...Nitin Reddy hardly gets any time to perform in his Bollywood debut... full review

Thumbs down by Anupama Chopra, The Asian Age ...All Varma had to do was copy but apparently even that was too much of a challenge. Agyaat is relentlessly foolish. ... full review

Thumbs down by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...it takes more than the rustle of the leaves, the growl of the night creatures and the howl of a beast to scare the die-hard film buff... full review

Thumbs down by The ThirdMan, Upper Stall ...Technically, barring some admittedly dynamic compositions which sadly fall flat due to the non-existent storyline, there is nothing worth shouting about... full review