Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! - Twitter Reviews

wogma rating: Watch when on TV (?)
quick review:

A decent attempt at an authentic setting and intense plot distracts this thriller from thrilling you.



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95 tweeters have given Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! an average rating of 4.2/5.0(?)

78 yays
13 nays
4 so-so
  • yooday: Reworked review of #DetectiveByomkeshBakshy, still not convinced. Loved the film, though. Plots are for pedants.
  • winnypatro: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is a good watch if you are interested in history, world wars etc.. #ColonialTimes
  • whyrus_: Byomkesh Bakshy is super stylish and sleek film with amazing performance by the antagonist and equally terrible job by Angoori Devi.
  • VivekComet: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is probably one of the best movies ever to come out of Bollywood. Made my weekend surely.
  • visshy_it: Oh man, this Detective Byomkesh Bakshy was SO much fun. Must see if I can write a blog post from a crazy fan perspective.
  • Vinodh_V: Totally loved Byomkesh Bakshy. Proper crime drama in a beautifully built setting. Hoping to see more of this...Great ending!
  • Vibhootiwari: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy (2015) This was one of my most awaited movies this year and I was not disappointed....
  • VGLICIOUS_: Stop whatever you're doing and go watch Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. It's fucking brilliant. The devil is in the details.
  • vc_vidhi: Saw Byomkesh Bakshi ..The movie was jst phenomenal!! Deserves a Oscar!! Congrats @itsSSR for enacting byomkesh bakshi so well!! :D
  • vajir: Some performances are beyond 'praise' and I'm taking about @itsSSR Apna Byomkesh Bakshy :) Prou of you Bhai
  • ThisIsSkand: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi was extremely disappointing. The camera and art was great, but poor story and musical score.
  • TheVijard: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is hands down, one of the most intelligent Hindi films in recent years. Superb stuff!
  • thebhokalibong: Dibakar Banerjee gave us a superb detective thriller, a great Byomkesh Bakshy and a revelation of a villain. Wah! So good! 9/10
  • theawesomesingh: Super like byomkesh bakshy! Great film you concentration of a surgeon
  • tejaskolhe: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is absolutely stunning. Must watch.
  • talli_redux: I found Byomkesh Bakshy pretty meh.
  • Sweet4rush: Detective Byomkesh damn amazingg
  • swarupdas: The Byomkesh Bakshi movie is a complete let down.
  • swapnapillai: Liked Detective Byomkesh Bakshi. A bit slow, but fine filmmaking, detailing. Loved Neeraj Kabi! Marvellous actor!
  • Sushh: Liked Byomkesh Bakshi....good watch!
  • sreekanthp: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is a lovely movie about a mediocre detective.
  • sonupii: Byomkesh Bakshy is bloody boring
  • somaniash: Byomkesh Bakshi - easily the best detective Indian movie in ages!! Great direction - loved Kolkata of the old!! Must watch!!
  • SHJBHTHL: byomkesh bakshy the first brilliant indian movie of 2015, dibakar banerjee officially joins the ranks of anurag kashyap & vishal bhardwaj
  • shetesandesh: ब्योमकेश बक्षी या चित्रपटाची चित्रिकरणाची बाजू अतिशय उत्तम 1942 चा कलकत्ता खुप सुंदर दाखवल आहे संगीत पण एकदम उत्तम आहे #byomkesh bakshi
  • sharmabhupende1: Must watch detective byomkesh bakshi....
  • ShadowsGalore: Byomkesh Bakshi was amazing ! And Calcutta ... sigh ... my eternal love ...
  • senaditi: Byomkesh Bakshy has been watched. It's simply brilliant. Absolutely loved it.
  • seemantinibose: Byomkesh Bakshi- loved loved loved it! Brilliant background score, casting, acting, comic timing - superb!
  • saurabhdas1609: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is the coming of age noir movie in Bollywood. Amazing plot brilliant acting direction...
  • satyaki1567: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi ... Above expectations and really good!! Must watch #ByomkeshBakshy
  • sanjeevpareek21: Byomkesh Bakshy. आज देखी। मुझे तो अच्छी लगी। पुराना कलकत्ता बहुत ही अच्छा । nostalgic. मुझे काफी बरस हो गए देखे। अब कैसा दिखता होगा?
  • sandeep_bbm: #Detective #Byomkesh #Bakshi think twice if you are a purist. Highly recommended if you are not.
  • sagarcasm: Byomkesh Bakshi the movie, is okayish. But @byomkesbakshi the tweep, is awesome. A must follow. #FF
  • Rushes: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy keeps you at the edge of your seat all through out. Go watch it #movies #Bollywood
  • rudyindrali: Byomkesh Bakshi. I like. #fb
  • roy_debsie: Byomkesh Bakshi is a nice movie. One time watch!
  • RKBB10: Byomkesh bakshi is fabulously made! Simply awesome! Dibaker banerji rocks
  • RKalltheway: So I watched Byomkesh Bakshy. It was something of freak show towards the end. I like freak shows.
  • Rima_B: Watched NH10 and Byomkesh Bakshy in past two weeks. Great movies. New directors and story writers are changing Bollywood.
  • Riddhi_Bhosale: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! review: Don’t even think of missing a minute: Dibakar Banerjee’s Byomkesh Bakshy is...
  • richakiduniya: Nice movie 'Detective Vyomkesh Bakshy'.Good job Dibaker Banerji & Yes Sushant Singh Rajput acted maturely. 3 cheers for the team.
  • ravidatt13481: बढिया फिल्म है, देखनी चाहिये.
  • raul_07: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi, a well made crime thriller with subtle humour!
  • ram_k27: Utterly clueless after first half of Byomkesh Bakshy. Film seems to be too pretentiously intellectual at times.
  • prashantdash100: Saw the movie "Detective Byomkesh Bakshi". It shouldn't have been made into a movie. Rather, it should've been restricted to the books.
  • pediatriks: Watched Detective Byomkesh Bakshi. Very well shot and story is nicely layered, but falls short of 'mind blowing'.
  • patkini: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy was a pretty decent movie... Pretty thrilling n fast faced... Gets very violent at the end though..
  • parasrishi: Really enjoyed Detective Byomkesh Bakshi. Bollywood should make more such movies, loved the British-era Calcutta feel! :D
  • PankilAgrawal: #Byomkesh Bakshi a such a good movie . Very well written.
  • Pallavisms: LOVED Byomkesh Bakshy! The plot, the characters, the suspense, the unravelling - everything. Take a bow Dibakar Banerjee - you rock!!!
  • OB_noxious: Highly recommend Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. Brilliant watch. Edge of the seat stuff. Lots of twists.
  • neeharv: Byomkesh Bakshi was so disappointing. Had so much promise and is gripping right till the end, where it all falls apart.
  • MirnaliniV: What a boring movie this byomkesh bakshi was! I slept off in between
  • Mekhla_Mitra: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is mind blowing
  • mausami_24: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi 6 out of 5 stars @itsSSR is phenomenal
  • manju34: Watched Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. Decent movie. My rating 3/5
  • ManishPajan: Absolutely the slickest, most cerebral detective film to have come out of India... Dibakar sets the bar higher... Byomkesh Bakshy rocks!
  • manasi_meghnani: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi, again. Cause ek baar mein pett nahi bhara. Lulz
  • mainbhiengineer: Byomkesh Bakshi is a brilliant movie, it's not easy to convince audience that look of Calcutta in 1940s was exactly same as Kolkata of 2015
  • lovesblueink: Byomkesh Bakshy! Boss, whattey film. Thank you Dibakar Banerjee.
  • KKushh7: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is your best performance @itsSSR. An incredible movie. Glad to see Indian Cinema breaking new bounds. #MustWatch
  • Kazarelth: Hey Detective Byomkesh Bakshy wasn't too bad.
  • karthik132: Its just the beginning of April and already a glut of good Hindi movies. Badlapur, Dum lagake haisha and now Detective Byomkesh Bakshi.
  • kadam_pp: Byomkesh bakshi is total cinematic experience.. Don't miss it..Sushant singh will surprise you..dibakar banerjee at his best...
  • joychwdhry: A completely different take on Byomkesh Bakshi! Well done!#DetectiveByomkeshBakshy
  • joshiadi227: Detective byomkesh bakshi is so water tight that I almost forgot to eat my popcorn through the film.. Take a bow dibakar banerjee
  • JohnDsouza: #Watched Detective Byomkesh Bakshy...Good Mystery!
  • JerozNishanth: 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' review: A film that deserves to be watched
  • iPratik_HRD: Watched Detective Byomkesh Bakshi Yesterday.Film was Good.Was Intriguing, Thriller.Very well Shot and Loved the way they recreated Calcutta.
  • iMayavi: Slept through the movie 'vyomkesh bakshi'. Never go to a ac movie hall when you are dead tired.
  • iamtarunmahajan: Amazing is d word for byomkesh bakshi
  • iamshaarif: Watched Byomkesh Bakshi,very well directed movie & director and team have recreated Kolkata of 1940s Minute attention to detail.
  • HitheshDS: Not impressed with Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. The only character that has any development in this origins story is Byomkesh.
  • Hannu_Man: Detective byomkesh bakshy- a few things here and there, but above average movie overall. Good plot and direction. Expect a sequel.
  • GoonerReserve: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is a must watch for Sherlock Holmes lovers.
  • GaneshJagtap3: Raftar ka junoon chodho, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy dekho, its an exceptional movie, I repeat exceptional
  • gaanemann: Bakshi babu, you rocked. Loved byomkesh bakshi..
  • fakepunju: Byomkesh bakshy movie was quite a waste of time.
  • EkChutkiNamak: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi- what a gripping tale! Thank you @BeardWeird
  • drnngujarathi: Must watch movie Byomkesh Bakshy.. Keeps u guessing till the end. #dibakarbanerjee #SushantSinghRajput #ByomkeshBakshy
  • CALL_ME_ANNYA: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is really a good film and all are good, but what is exactly? I don't know..
  • Bhayankur: Dibakar Bannerjee is just fantastic. Way ahead of the rest. Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is superb. Brilliantly crafted. Don't miss.
  • Bhaskar8883: Watched Detective Byomkesh Bakshi! A very well made intriguing film with good Art direction! 3.5/5
  • bavlichhori: Byomkesh Bakshi Blah!!
  • bankerrahul: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is worth a watch this weekend. 4/5. #review
  • arpitpathak: Laughing while reading the so called 'expert's reviews' of Detective Byomkesh Bakshi. 'Lacks thrill-falls short..." go2hell morons! 4.5/5
  • ArjunChopra_8: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy would have been a great film if I hadn't been so spoilt by Sherlock..#WeekendWatch
  • arjunattam: Loved Dibakar's Detective Byomkesh Bakshy—for the noir, Calcutta and the music.
  • anandxyz876: Vyomkesh bakshi is a useless movie..its a total money n time waste
  • amritaIQ: Halfway through Detective Byomkesh Bakshy and I firmly love it. Cc @bethlovesbolly
  • amey_4: Byomkesh Bakshi....a must watch film...
  • abhinabab: Detective Byomkesh Bakshi is a good thriller but an average Byomkesh movie.
  • aarshvora: Damn, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy bleeds cool! Such a passionately crafted, delightful experience!
  • 1yrold: detective byomkesh bakshi had few good scenes... but somewhere it lost me. still watch it once..for the (retained) truth.