Kapurush (The Coward)
Kapurush (The Coward) (1994)

This short feature by Satyajit Ray, based on a story by Premendra Mitra, stars Soumitra Chatterjee as Amitabha Roy, a Calcutta screenwriter whose car breaks down during a research trip out in the country. A local tea baron offers him a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 6, 2007
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Unremarkable moralistic drama.

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Doug Cummings
Filmjourney

A deeply felt and observantly rendered mood piece that pivots on setting, camera placement, actor positions, and an editing structure that incorporates flashbacks via emotional associations

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

...Kapurush has a great deal of charm, most notably in the wordless acting prowess demonstrated by the two lead characters. Through their subtle eye movements and small body gestures, we are able to discern their unspoken turmoil.

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Anthony Lawrie
A simple story, directed beautifully. It's the three lead actors and the great script that really make this film though, and the conclusion is harsh and… More