Jhoom Barabar Jhoom
Jhoom Barabar Jhoom (2007)

Shaad Ali Sahgal's Bollywood musical romance Jhoom Barabar Jhoom begins when Rikki (Abhishek Bachchan) meets Alvira Khan (Preity Zinta) at a train station. Each one tells the other the history of how they met their significant other.… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 15, 2007
DVD Release Date: August 7, 2007
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rachel Saltz
New York Times

A giddy romantic comedy with star power, wanderlust, and a charming can-do, why-not-the-kitchen-sink spirit.

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Khalid Mohamed
Hindustan Times

Only about 10 minutes of this 14-reeler add up to entertainment -- and that is the splashy, kitschy title dance number rambunctiously choreographed by Vaibhavi Merchant.

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Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

It would be a spoiler to describe the specific complications those crazy kids get into, but it's a ball.

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Joshua Land
Time Out

The nonsensical plot that follows somehow culminates, in singular Bollywood fashion, with a climactic dance-off.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

The deliriously exhilarating twenty-minute dance climax plays like an open dare to the audience to not jhoom, barabar, jhoom--and only the most severe of grumps won't succumb to the spell of the siren song.

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Jason Ferguson
Orlando Weekly

Jhoom is an empty, frivolous and thoroughly calculating bit of fluff; it's also ridiculously enjoyable.

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David Chute
L.A. Weekly

Flirtatious repartee between glamorous stars in travel-poster international locations; a gratifyingly simple plot with puzzles and sleight-of-hand surprises; and, at regular intervals, outbursts of gaudy, energetic dancing infectiously exploding.

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Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

Now that's entertainment.

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Poonam Joshi
BBC.com

While the humour is at times contrived, the curiosity factor and the slick style keeps you engaged.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
Great movie. Amitabh Bachchan and Preity Zinta are great in this movie. Intriguing story plot that centralizes around a fascinating love story theme, a chance… More