No One Killed Jessica
No One Killed Jessica (2011)

April 1999, New Delhi. Jessica, a young attractive model hired as a celebrity bartender for a night, is shot dead at a private party. Her crime - refusing to serve a drink after closing hours. The culprit Manish, son of a prominent… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 7, 2011
DVD Release Date: March 8, 2011
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Andy Webster
New York Times

At a time when Indian officials are immersed in kickback scandals and violence against women remains endemic, No One Killed Jessica deserves to be seen -- and heard.

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Nikhat Kazmi
The Times of India

The film has an impeccable first half and could do with some editing in the second half. But the high drama, the arresting performances and the spunky audio track make NOKJ a memorable viewing.

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Gautaman Bhaskaran
Screen International

No One Killed Jessica, which starts on a sombre note, styled more like a documentary, gets increasingly affected towards the end, losing much of its early fire.

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Richard Kuipers

One of the most infamous miscarriages of justice in Indian legal history is dynamically dramatized.

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Mayank Shekhar
Hindustan Times

The narrative is gripping, the music score uplifting, the screenplay tight enough to allow for very few slippages.

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Lisa Tsering
Hollywood Reporter

A hybrid of fact and fiction, this Delhi-based thriller packs a punch no matter the label.

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Michael Dequina

Even when the two leads finally join forces after the intermission break, they still seem like they are inhabiting two different films.

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Sajin P A
Based on the true story of Jessica Lal murder case in 1999, this film points finger at the corrupted and outdated justice system in India. The plot and theme of… More
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Just for denying to serve the drinks since it was past the bar time, Jessica Lal gets shot by a politician's son - Manish (aka Manu), accompanied by his 2… More