Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love
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In this visually striking saga of one woman's search for personal and sexual freedom in 16th century India, Maya (Indira Varma) is a servant girl who is a handmaid to Tara (Sarita Choudhury), a princess. Maya and Tara have been close friends since childhood, and when Rasa Devi (Rekha), an elegant courtesan, is brought in to instruct Tara in the lessons of the Kama Sutra, the handbook of the art of physical love, Maya is allowed to observe. Rasa teaches Tara the Dance of Enticement as a prelude to her upcoming marriage to the King, Raj Singh (Naveen Andrews), but the beautiful Maya turns… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Mira Nair's film fails as a melodrama as well as erotic fantasy; the sexul material had to be toned down due to censorship."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Celebrates women's sexuality as a liberating and healing force."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Kama Sutra, while easy to look at, is even easier to laugh at."
‑ Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com
"It all seemed inane."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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