Delhi 6
Delhi 6 (2009)

A quick trip from the USA to India turns into a life-altering journey of self-discovery for a man traveling with his ailing grandmother. Upon arriving in Delhi with his grandmother, Roshan (Abhishek Bachchan) begins to experience an inner… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 20, 2009
DVD Release Date: June 16, 2009
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anil Sinanan
Time Out

Mehra's follow-up to his Bafta-nominated Rang de Basanti is another gritty slice of political Bollywood cinema.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

Compounding the problem, the film is light on those kitschy musical numbers that make Bollywood movies fun to watch.

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Michael Dequina

Bollywood masala pictures are a bit messy by definition, but this film is simply a disorganized muddle

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Michael Ordoņa
Los Angeles Times

Anchored by a fascinating score from Oscar winner A.R. Rahman, naturalistic performances and a wide cinematic palette, Delhi-6 is a fair introduction to Indian cinema for outsiders -- who will have no clue at times why the audience is laughing.

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

Delhi-6 can be maddeningly vague, which robs its ending -- a finale as joltingly (melo)dramatic as any in Bollywood -- of the impact it intends.

Maitland McDonagh
Miss FlickChick

Though admirably serious and ambitious, this fish-out-of-water comedy-drama ... is a jumbled collection of moments that range from the touching to the tedious.

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Joe Leydon

The narrative equivalent of urban sprawl undermines Delhi-6, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's admirably ambitious but ultimately frustrating musical dramedy.

Michelle Orange
Village Voice

It's pretty much irresistible and, in that sense, represents the enigmatic India of today as well as anything ever could.

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Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

An Indian drama with music, rather than a typical Bollywood musical, this ambitious story of a first-generation Indian-American discovering his roots in Delhi loses focus amid plots about patronizing Yanks, Muslim/Hindu relations and a media-fed legend of

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Leo L
An interesting movie that centralizes around a neighborhood where everyone's treated either as a friend, and/or a member of the family. Morals, ideals,… More