Saawariya
Saawariya (2007)

"Saawariya" is a story of innocent teen love.

Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 6, 2008
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Critic Score
39%
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User Score
46%



Critic Score: 39% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Chute
L.A. Weekly

Comes this close to sweeping us off our feet.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

How can it be that a movie as beautiful to look at as Saawariya is so...boring?

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Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

Ranbir Raj is a charming presence with moves that suggest a cross between Justin Timberlake and Gene Kelly, but the screen really comes to life when it's full of dancers.

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Abigail Deutsch
Village Voice

See this movie if you need to get some sleep.

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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

For audiences unaccustomed to the format, the film runs too long -- though it is short by Bollywood standards -- and is repetitive, sentimental and cliched.

Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

With its lavish production design, extravagant sets, poetic musical numbers and photogenic stars, Saawariya is ravishing to look at, but disappointing overall

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Derek Elley
Variety

Saawariya entices, fitfully springs to life but finally outstays its welcome by a good half-hour.

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

Saawariya is 2 hours 11 minutes of wide-screen close-ups, fanciful sets, colorful costumes, bellybuttons, almost-kisses and 10 pumped-up, achingly sweet songs.

John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

Entertaining ... Not all that different from America's love affair with MTV, American idol, and prime time TV offerings

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Flixster Audience Score: 46% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
This is a movie that has you captivated with complete interest from beginning to end. Although the story plot dwindles a bit, it's the characters that… More
Marion Ravenwood
I really wanted to see this film. what a disappointment. You think it is going to be some visual masterpiece with great songs, instead you get okay visuals with… More