Guru - External Reviews

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11 reviewers have given Guru an average rating of 4.1/5.0 (?)

8 yays
1 nays
2 so-so

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Thumbs up by Naresh Kumar Deoshi, Apun Ka Choice ...For the first time, ‘Guru’ offers something to write about chemistry between Abhishek and Aishwarya... full review

Thumbs up by Deep, Deep's Home ...Everything is just on the right place and very well balanced... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...Put your hands together for one of the most courageous attempts on the Hindi screen... full review

Thumbs up by R. Krishna, J.A.M ...Mani Ratnam is like the Australian team. Both generate a lot of hype; pundits declare that success is implicit. Yet the public, deep within its heart, wants them to make a mistake. It adds masala to life, innit? But both behave exactly as expected of them - they deliver a winning performance... full review

Thumbs up by Hemant Shivakumar, Joie De Vivre ...So many instances in the film remind us of ourselves... full review

Thumbs up by Murphy, Murphy's Movie Reviews ...Even if you have never heard of Ambani … you can still appreciate GURU for its terrific cast and its strong direction and script.... full review

Thumbs up by George, Pacem In Terris ...Mani has a unique way of portraying relationships on screen. Be it husband-wife, father-children or friends, all relationships he films are so real and unique... full review

So-So by Raja Sen, Rediff ... The film stops a few inches short of being a biopic, but the director bestows his character, Guru Kant Desai, with enough depth to make him feel as flesh-and-blood as you or me.... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...he suddenly cowers in the end and creates a hero out a man who justifies every fraud in the name of public good... full review

Thumbs down by Mysorean, Mysorean ...A typical rags to riches story is what we all knew it was about. But then with Mani Ratnam wielding the microphone you expected better stuff... full review