The Bodyguard (Kaavalan)
The Bodyguard (Kaavalan) (2011)

When it comes to being punctual and doing his duties perfectly, Lovely Singh is unmatchable. Taking great pride in what he does, he spares no effort in giving his everything to his profession. Summoned for an assignment of guarding Divya,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 31, 2011
DVD Release Date: December 26, 2011
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anil Sinanan
Time Out

Forget the plot, this is a shameless showcase for its ageing, A-list lead.

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Maitland McDonagh
Film Journal International

This spin on the 1992 Kevin Costner/Whitney Houston movie about a bodyguard who falls for his difficult charge is silly and derivative, but sneakily entertaining nonetheless.

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Nick Schager
Village Voice

Even more than its overwrought music-video numbers and needlessly complicated finale, Khan ups the movie's ridiculousness.

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Phelim O'Neill

Here the fight and stunt sequences are afforded as much care and attention as the song and dance scenes; it's all top-notch stuff.

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Andy Webster
New York Times

A twist near the end sends this contrived movie into a maudlin stratosphere from which it doesn't recover.

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Ali Shahid
Bodyguard, another one of Salman's Bollywood masala movie doesn't really catch you as a good one. It has a good story but the songs make it a torture… More