Om Shanti Om
Om Shanti Om (2007)

Love and dreams follow two starry-eyed actors across three decades and two incarnations in this splashy Hindi musical. It's the early '70s, and Om Prakash Makhija (Shah Rukh Khan) is a young would-be actor who has been playing bit… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 6, 2008
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gautaman Bhaskaran
Hollywood Reporter

As a spoof of the 1970s Bollywood, Farah Khan's Om Shanti Om is well-conceived and executed. As a story about reincarnation, it disappoints.

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Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

As visually dazzling and colourful as an explosion in a Crayola factory.

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Raam Tarat
Future Movies UK

If you like Bollywood for essentially what it is, you'll love this. If you don't like Bollywood, this may answer a lot of questions, and likely leave you with a smirk on your face regardless.

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David Chute
L.A. Weekly

The team of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and A-list-choreographer-turned-director Farah Khan have pushed the Main Hoon Na gentle masala movie parody to repetitive extremes.

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Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

Om Shanti Om reaches exuberant musical highs that outshine the melodrama surrounding the set pieces.

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Jason Ferguson
Orlando Weekly

While Om Shanti Om loses steam by its last act, the stylish, smart, hilarious ride to that point is rewarding enough.

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Derek Elley

Has a wow factor unequalled by any Hindi film in memory.

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Anil Sinanan
Times [UK]

Once you decide to suspend all belief in logic from the preposterous proceedings, there is much to enjoy in this witty and inventive camp entertainer.

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Tajpal Rathore

Both a homage to and parody of Bollywood, this cinematic feast delivered straight from the heart of the film industry will have you glued to your seats till the end.

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
familiar stranger
Not as good as I'd expected from Farah Khan, having liked her debut film as a director "Main Hoon Na" very much. Yet, not an absolute crap.
Leo L
Fantastic movie!! Great story plot. Shahrukh Khan gives a stellar performance in this movie about unrequited love and reincarnation. Amazing music, especially… More

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