Jalpari - External Reviews

Not rated by wogma

Jalpari did not release in Pune, so I wasn't able to watch it. I Hope to catch it when it's out on DVD. :(

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15 reviewers have given Jalpari an average rating of 4.8/5.0 (?)

14 yays
0 nays
1 so-so

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Thumbs up by Subhask K Jha, Apun Ka Choice ...the film follows a scattered craggy path culminating in a finale which doesn't quite hold up, but nonetheless offers us a heartwarming insight into the harsh reality of life in many parts of rural India ... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...Panda is one amongst a handful of film-makers who has the skills to formulate a statement most understatedly.... full review

Thumbs up by Keyrun Rao, Bollywood Life ...an educational entertainer that packs a punch... full review

Thumbs up by Nandita Dutta, DearCinema ...The characters in the film are endearing and natural... full review

Thumbs up by Smita, Desi Martini ...Jalpari is a childrens movie with an adult message and it manages to combine the two quite well without being preachy... full review

Thumbs up Free Press Journal ...Nila Madhav Pandas tempered narrative flows smoothly from event to event without being preachy or heavy handed.... full review

Thumbs up by Shaheen Parkar, MiD DAY ...Though there may not be any fancy production values, the adventure and mystery keep it going... full review

Thumbs up by Aakash Barvalia, MoviezADDA ...should appeal to both, adults and children... full review

Thumbs up by Mansha Rastogi, Now Running.com ...Jalpari doesn't quite match up the brilliance of I Am Kalam, but still remains an endearing watch. ... full review

Thumbs up by Namrata Joshi, Outlook India ...Warm and empathetic: an engaging story which sustains the viewer’s, especially children’s, interest ... full review

Thumbs up by K N Gupta, SmasHits.com ...A must watch!... full review

Thumbs up by Sonia Chopra, Star Blockbuster ...Lehar Khan who plays the feisty Shreya is simply superb... full review

Thumbs up by Swati Rohatgi, STARDUST ...Nila showcases his prowess over extracting commendable performances from his actor.... full review

Thumbs up by Madhureeta Mukherjee, Times of India ... Krishang Trivedi adds dollops of cuteness, and Harsh Mayar adapts perfectly to this rural-setting and is entertaining as the gaon-ka-chhota-gunda. ... full review

So-So by Mayank Shekhar, theW14.com ... Leave aside some loud acting, or poor casting choices (the children in particular), a few odd notes here and there (an over-informative background score, for one), the audience is reasonably entertained. ... full review