Talaash (2012)

Following the suspicious death of a popular film star who plunged into the waters in his car, Inspector Shekhawat (Aamir Khan) investigates in order to determine whether it was an accident, or a crime. To find the truth in this complex… More

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Release Date: February 27, 2013
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lisa Tsering
Hollywood Reporter

The film grabs on tight and doesn't let go.

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

It's very much a Hindi film, but updated and delivered with conviction and style.

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Roger Moore
Tribune News Service

This patchwork script had a certain promise to it, packed with characters and story threads that don't really lead anywhere. But the film has a decidedly Eastern sense of pace. It's slower than slow...

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Ultimately the movie's many strands come together for a final twist, but it's too little too late for this regrettably mediocre Bollywood import.

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Michael Dequina

A moving and quietly powerful study of the ongoing yet not always obvious damage suffered in the long wake of loss.

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Priya Joshi
Digital Spy

Talaash will confound, bewilder, intrigue and enthral you. A film worth thinking about.

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Simon Abrams
Village Voice

Kapoor naturally exudes a kittenish charm that not even a violet, skintight, leopard-print dress and equally purple dialogue can entirely diminish.

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Stylish and initially intriguing with a decent performance by Aamir Khan (and his mustache), but underwhelming, banal, tedious and lacks palpable suspense.

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Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Polished and seductive

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