Nanhe Jaisalmer - External Reviews

wogma rating: Add to 'must watch' list (?)
quick review:

A child artist who can act, , a plot that is different, a kids' story that is given a mature treatment, and a Bobby Deol who can be ignored - all good enough to make it worth a watch!



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19 reviewers have given Nanhe Jaisalmer an average rating of 1.8/5.0 (?)

5 yays
10 nays
4 so-so

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Thumbs up by Raj Kumar, All Bollywood ...Bobby is given space to reveal how a star, given a chance, can open up to a fan.... full review

So-So by Aparajita Ghosh, Apun Ka Choice ...could have done better without the songs of Himesh Reshammiya... full review

Thumbs down ...Editing drags like nobody's business.... full review

Thumbs down by Fatema H Kagalwala, Business of Cinema ...powerless screenplay and loose, common dialogues both of which are lost on the audience due to their sheer inanity... full review

Thumbs down by Indu Mirani, DNA ...the songs sound like they were written for a romantic interlude... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...Gratifyingly, the bonhomie between the two is life-affirming.... full review

So-So by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...There’s a simple charm to the story, and the supporting characters lend credibility, but alas, the screenplay moves at a snail-like pace... full review

Thumbs down by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...appeals in bits and spurts. But that's not enough... full review

Thumbs down by Renuka Vyavahare, indiatimes ... Scenes are highly repetitive and thus the story drags enormously.... full review

Thumbs up by Abhijit Mhamunkar, ...No mandatory masala fare trappings, no heroines and a total focus on the main plot, Karnik's script is well mounted... full review

Thumbs down by Shradha Sukumaran, MiD DAY’re weary of the sugary-sweet lines, the high-pitched acting, the dull pace and the inconsistent production values... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...Binod Pradhan's cinematography is definitely one of the pluses... full review

So-So by Ashok Nayak, Now ...How many people can actually identify with Bobby as a huge star?... full review

Thumbs down by Jahan Bakshi, Now ...Child actor Dwij Yadav...bravely tries to carry the film on his little shoulders, with little help from his mostly inert co-star in the film... full review

Thumbs down by Jahan Bakshi, Now ...The mood of the film is also alarmingly loud at times... full review

Thumbs down by Hanumant Bhansali, Radio Sargam ...child actor Dwij Yadav stands out as the lone winner in the film.... full review

Thumbs up by Sukanya Verma, Rediff quite a well-meaning children's film.... full review

So-So by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...the film ends up as a docu-drama on literacy. Where's the entertainment quotient?... full review