Kai Po Che!
Kai Po Che! (2013)

Synopsis: Best friends Ishaan, Omi and Govind - young, ambitious and restless - are trying to make a mark in the India of the early 2000's. These are exciting times - a new millennium has just dawned, India's a nuclear power and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 22, 2013
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kate Taylor
Globe and Mail

A film that might be the next Bend It Like Beckham - if it did not have the sensibilities of the next Dr. Zhivago.

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Bruce Demara
Toronto Star

It's a sprawling tale of friendship during a tumultuous time of sectarian strife in India.

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Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Three friends fight for careers in a rapidly changing India in this smart adaptation of a best-selling novel.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Its performances are enjoyably boisterous, and director Abhishek Kapoor refuses to linger on clichés for too long ...

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Aaron Hillis
Village Voice

The dramatic stakes are so puny that every obstacle can be overcome with a simple work-it-out montage, a cheap device prevalent enough in this movie to start a drinking game.

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

Mixes, not quite successfully, traditional Bollywood storytelling with something less conventional.

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Priya Joshi
Digital Spy

Thought-provoking, moving and ultimately heart-warming, Kai Po Che! is what great cinema is made of.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
familiar stranger
A friendship drama that would appeal more to the Indian audience rather than that over the world at large. Maybe Chetan Bhagat will have now realized that… More