Apna Asmaan - External Reviews

wogma rating: Buy the DVD already (?)



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13 reviewers have given Apna Asmaan an average rating of 1.9/5.0 (?)

4 yays
7 nays
2 so-so

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Thumbs up by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...Apna Asmaan works because the sci-fi trappings remain at an allegorical level.... full review

Thumbs down by Manasi Paresh Kumar, Deccan Herald ...adman Kaushik Roy is so used to telling his story in 30 seconds that he fails to translate it into a three-hour movie... full review

So-So by Shubhra Gupta, Express India ...But the end, even if a trifle improbable, brings the film back on track... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...it quickly disintegrates into an outlandish, exaggerated, melodrama... full review

Thumbs down by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...Director Kaushik Roy knows the technicalities right, but it's the writer in him that lets the director down... full review

So-So by Praveen Lance Fernandes, indiatimes ...The initial portions remind you of a few Iranian films but then Bollywood takes over after a point of time... full review

Thumbs down by Shradha Sukumaran, MiD DAY ...the story jerks into a hundred implausible directions... full review

Thumbs down by Anupama Chopra, NDTV ...Stalwart actors like Irfan Khan and Shobhana try to make this mumbo-jumbo believable but it is too big a challenge.... full review

Thumbs up by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...Kaushik makes no calculated moves for tears... full review

Thumbs down by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...the film fails at the scripting stage... full review

Thumbs down by Patcy N, Rediff ...Considering the film was born out of his own autistic son, Orko, he should not have commercialised the subject.... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ... Both Irfan and Shobhana lend a genteel grace to the characters... full review

Thumbs up by Shoma A Chatterjee, Upper Stall ...The film takes serious potshots at our ruthlessly brutal social system that ignores a good-hearted, innocent child... full review