Yuvvraaj - External Reviews

wogma rating: Watch if you have nothing better to do (?)
quick review:

Preachy lines about family bonding and brotherly love are doze-worthy especially considering you have almost 3-hours of time to squeeze a snooze in.



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36 reviewers have given Yuvvraaj an average rating of 1.7/5.0 (?)

7 yays
18 nays
11 so-so

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Thumbs down by Noyon Jyoti Parasara, AOL INDIA ...Overall, Yuvvraaj could have been made into a much more sensible movie if it didn't have three people involved in it – Salman Khan, Zayed Khan and the biggest culprit of them all Subhash Ghai himself!... full review

So-So by Nikhil Kumar, Apun Ka Choice ...‘Yuvvraaj’ has terrific cinematography (Kabir Lal) and a few soulful tunes by A R Rahman .... full review

Thumbs down by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...Estranged siblings negotiate the ups and downs of blood ties in a ridiculously plotted drama.... full review

Thumbs up by roshni mulchandani, Bolly Spice ...The movie is a visual treat to the senses. Ghai has paid attention to the most minor of details that sometimes it shocks you.... full review

Thumbs down by Rony D'Costa, BOXOFFICE INDIA ...Subhash Ghai should be whistling in his woods instead of making a film.... full review

Thumbs down by Sanjay Ram, Business of Cinema ...All said and done Yuvvraaj is a fair watch, especially if you don't mind the preaching... full review

Thumbs down by Abhishek Mande, Buzz18 ...Yuvvraaj is like a saas-bahu saga that you can't even switch off even though you've paid through your nose for it.... full review

Thumbs down by R J Mallika, DearCinema ...It is nothing but a tale of money vs morals!... full review

So-So by Angel Rani, Deccan Herald ...Katrina Kaif looks beautiful and plays the instrument pretty convincingly, though the same can’t be said about her acting.... full review

Thumbs down by Deep, Deep's Home ...Anil Kapoor had nothing great to offer, the character was like the one he played in Eeshwar.... full review

Thumbs down by Aniruddha Guha, DNA ...AR Rahman has given a score he would be proud of. Ghai, on his part, has done full justice to it.... full review

Thumbs down by Bollywood, eTalkIndia ...Finally I will call it a let down as it fails to fulfill most of the expectations associated with. Watch it if you like Katrina or you are fan of Salmaan.... full review

Thumbs down by Deepa Garimella, fullhyd.com ...Rahman's Western-classical-inspired music set to Gulzar's lyrics is already a hit, but the minimal background music is unnatural for a Subhash Ghai movie... full review

Thumbs up by Martin D'Souza, Glamsham.com ...Subhash Ghai's YUVVRAAJ is a little bit of HERO and a little bit of RAM LAKHAN... full review

Thumbs down by Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times ...The direction is much too stagey, sir. Still, this film should never ever be your last one, Subhashji.... full review

Thumbs down by Rajeev Masand, IBN Live ...Ghai borrows the premise of Rain Man for his latest, but packages it with his own brand of 80s melodrama and emotional overdose.... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM ...Honestly, YUVVRAAJ isn't Ghai's best work, but post YAADEIN, KISNA and BLACK & WHITE, YUVVRAAJ salvages him, even redeems the storyteller.... full review

So-So Indicine ...Ghai proves with Yuvraaj that he has not completely lost his golden showman touch!... full review

Thumbs down by Janhvi Patel, indya.com ...The production values are first rate right from Salman's house to Anil's bedroom and Katrina's mansion.... full review

Thumbs down Intermission, The Bookeazy Blog ...On of the best things to watch in Yuvvraaj is dance sequences……they’re huge, they’re grand and they’re beautifully synchronised... full review

Thumbs up Movie Talkies ...Katrina, as Salman's love interest in the film, looks divine and ethereal, but has yet to mature as an actor.... full review

Thumbs down by Mayank Shekhar, Mumbai Mirror ...Kapoor has played somewhat similar roles before; the sorts of Eeshwar or Kishen Kanhaiya. Still, in this performance, he rarely misses a beat... full review

So-So musicNmovies.info ...the movie is NOT SPELL BINDING - culprit screenplay and storyline.... full review

Thumbs up by Subhash K Jha, Now Running.com ...Subhash Ghai's loveliest film in years has a symphonic texture, feel and movement to it.... full review

So-So by Ashok Nayak, Now Running.com ...Yuvvraaj is Subhash Ghai's best work this decade, but the director doesn't manage to hold your attention throughout the enterprise.... full review

Thumbs down by Jahan Bakshi, Now Running.com ...I sincerely hope Yuvvraaj is the last film we see from Subhash Ghai.... full review

So-So Planet Bollywood ...Ghai always tries to bring something more to his films but you might feel disappointed that his story gets lost in translation... full review

So-So by Goher Iqbal Punn, Radio Sargam ...On the whole, you can not claim it Subhash Ghai’s best work so far of his long career but the film holds values.... full review

So-So by sampurn, real bollywoood ...Amongst the actors, Anil Kapoor impresses the most with his innocent act.... full review

Thumbs down by Raja Sen, Rediff ...the songs are far too long to captivate. Despite the bright colours and choreography, we're not falling for this Moulin ruse.... full review

Thumbs down SearchIndia.com ...Yuvvraaj is an ugly, pitiful Bollywood copy of Rain Man that offers nothing but dollops of misery to unsuspecting moviegoers.... full review

So-So by Shailesh, shailesh-blog ...A.R.Rehman has given a so-so kind of music. On the musical aspect movie has one or two songs to offer, rest are avoidable.... full review

So-So SmasHits.com ...Technically too, the movie is likely to fare well. Kabir Lal's cinematography is commendable.... full review

Thumbs up by Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India ... Yuvvraaj , a grandiose film that has lots to boast about, even though it falters here and there in terms of script and narrative.... full review

So-So by pratik dogra, ZEENEWS.COM ...Katrina Kaif surprisingly, is required to act…and more surprisingly, delivers!... full review