Tashan (2008)

Producer Aditya Chopra teams with writer/director Vijay Krishna Acharya for this bullet-strewn action flick starring Akshay Kumar, Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, and Anil Kapoor.

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 25, 2008
DVD Release Date: October 28, 2008
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Derek Elley

Yash Raj's quality-control department seems asleep at the switch in the high-gloss caper-actioner Tashan.

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Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

Crowded with dizzying visuals, dry humor, cartoonishy violent set-pieces that play like Indian spaghetti Westerns, and gorgeously shot musical numbers.

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

The giddy camera work and busy visual effects would be exhausting if their excess didn't fit so well with the movie's tongue-in-cheek tone.

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Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

A nutty, ridiculously entertaining neo-noir pastiche with lavish musical numbers.

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R. Paul Dhillon
Georgia Straight

Despite the superstars, the high production values, and abundant gloss from leading Indian studio Yash Raj Films, the film fails.

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Flixster Audience Score: 19% Flixster User Reviews
JY Skacto
The translation of <i>Tashan</i> is style, and this film from Vijay Krishna Acharya definitely has its own style.<p>The story is entertaining… More
Leo L
Here's a movie that is not so bad. Fairly well story plot. The world of stealing, lying, and cheating does not fall short of as it does in the world of… More