Fanaa (2006)

Choices... to choose between right or wrong is simple, but what defines one's life is the decision between the greater of two goods or the lesser of two evils. This is the advice that Zooni Ali Beg receives from her father just as she… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 26, 2006
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2006
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Nathan Lee
New York Times

Fanaa mines this conceit with an operatic extravagance -- and a body count -- that the Korean pulpmeister Park Chan Wook would envy.

Ethan Alter
Film Journal International

Anyone who feels that the summer's first few blockbusters have been overly predictable should give Fanaa a try.

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John Anderson

To resort to strictly ethnocentric references, Fanaa is equal parts MGM extravaganza, Shakespeare lite and James Bond. In their heart of hearts, isn't that what movie audiences really want?

Poonam Joshi

... Fanaa falls into the realm of disposable melodrama, yet is rendered strangely entertaining thanks to Aamir and Kajol.

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David Chute
L.A. Weekly

The sheer exuberant star power of this movie's early scenes of romance and lip-synching among the national monuments is irresistible.

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Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Steven Vincent Gee
<i>"May my breath find shelter in your heart... / may me life be destroyed in your love."</i> - <i>Zooni Z. Baig</i><br>… More
Leo L
A great movie. Fascinating love story with intriguing story plots. Aamir Khan, Kajol, and Tabu are all remarkable in this movie. Great music.