New York - External Reviews

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quick review:

Audience is sensitized to the circumstances that create a terrorist. But, it is padded with fluff that is typical of Hindi cinema - songs, colors & happy faces. And this fluff is more in the narration rather than the basic plot itself. That with the predictable dialogues and turn of events makes this a little less watchable than it could have been. All set right in the second half though.

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30 reviewers have given New York an average rating of 3.9/5.0 (?)

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Thumbs up by Noyon Jyoti Parasara, AOL INDIA ...New York has good performances from the central actors... full review

So-So by Bharadwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...New York comes to possessing a soul.... full review

Thumbs up by Roshni Mulchandani, Bolly Spice ...The strength of the film is the chemistry between the actors.... full review

Thumbs up by Daliya Ghose, Bollywood Mantra ...Speaking about direction, Kabir Khan handled the script flawlessly.... full review

Thumbs up by Abhishek Mande, Buzz18 ...New York is a film with a heart.... full review

Thumbs up by Pooja Sudhir, DearCinema ...The spot where “New York” falls feeble is on its ideological ground.... full review

Thumbs up by Deep, Deep's Home ...This movie might just break the chain of flop movies.... full review

Thumbs up desi hits ...Undoubtedly, the hero of the script is the screenplay.... full review

Thumbs up Filmiholic ...Your curiosity will get the better of you anyway, so go see it.... full review

So-So fullhyd.com ...New York is a slow, depressing and rather pointless movie.... full review

Thumbs up by Martin D'souza, Glamsham.com ...What's more, the film stays with you the morning after as well.... full review

So-So by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...The film doesn't quite work on an emotional level... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...NEW YORK is, without doubt, one of the finest films produced... full review

Thumbs up by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...Neil’s naïve immigrant is a nice turn... full review

So-So by Gaurav Malani, indiatimes ...The film turns the villain into more of an antihero imparting him no character change... full review

Thumbs up by Amit R Agarwal, merinews ...An average fare, but watchable... full review

So-So by Sarita Tanwar, MiD DAY ...Music is average but two songs stand out Junoon and Mere Sang.... full review

So-So Movie Talkies ...It could have been a brilliant film, but falls a bit short.... full review

Thumbs down by Mr. Inkenti, Mr. Inketis Weblog ...The movie is crappy with several nonsensical direction moments... full review

Thumbs up by Mayank Shekhar, NDTV ...It's the sort of films that take Bollywood forward.... full review

Thumbs up by Ashok Nayak, Now Running.com ...Cinematography is first-rate and so is the editing.... full review

So-So by dr. mandar, Passion for Cinema ...This film fails big time at that human level- it just doesn’t touch you!... full review

Thumbs up by Goher Iqbal Punn, Radio Sargam ...The direction by Kabir Khan is extremely fantaistic.... full review

Thumbs up by Sampurn, real bollywoood ...The best film to come out of the Yash Raj stable after Chak De India... full review

So-So by Raja Sen, Rediff ...New York could still have been a tolerable film if the actors were the only problem... full review

So-So by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...New York is brilliant in bits and parts.... full review

So-So by Janhvi Patel, StarBoxOffice ...New York is a serious and moving film... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ...New York is an extremely taut and highly emotive piece of political drama New York is an extremely taut and highly emotive piece of political drama... full review

So-So by The Third Man, Upper Stall ...Story full of logical loopholes... full review