Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013)

Award-winning filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (writer/director of the BAFTA-nominated Rang De Basanti starring Aamir Khan) returns with his newest film BHAAG MILKHA BHAAG telling the true story of the "Flying Sikh" - world… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: July 12, 2013
DVD Release Date: January 12, 2015
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Foundas

The conflation of sports and politics in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag always feels strained, with Singh's story remaining most absorbing as a story of personal -- rather than national -- triumph.

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Nicolas Rapold
New York Times

The way the movie strikes its chosen couple of notes resoundingly, making clear what makes Singh run.

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Sarit Ray
Hindustan Times

For a film about sprinting... Bhaag Milkha Bhaag moves at a snail's pace.

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Lisa Tsering
Hollywood Reporter

Farhan Akhtar's intelligent performance is a highlight of the film.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Often an engrossing example of the sweeping, stirring biography.

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Michael Dequina

Farhan Akhtar's performance here puts his still-young acting career on equal weight with his justly celebrated one as a writer, director, and producer.

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Stephanie Merry
Washington Post

There are triumphs, both in front of and behind the camera, but they often get overshadowed by a story that tries to do too much.

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Priya Joshi
Digital Spy

It is a blessing that this film was made and the inspiring story of India's greatest sporting hero told to a generation who might otherwise never have known the legend of 'The Flying Sikh.'

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Nora Lee Mandel

Thrilling epic true story of the Sikh who surmounted the horrors of 1947 violent partition. . .via Bollywood catchy music and dance, featuring a terrific central performance.

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