Mirzya

Mirzya

Mirzya

An epic love story spans two parallel worlds in this contemporary rendition of the legend of Mirza Sahiban. Directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (Rang De Basanti).

2016Rating: M, Mature themes and violence132 minsIndiaHindi with English subtitles
Bollywood & Indian Cinema
Director:
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra ('Rang De Basanti', 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', 'Aks')
Writer:
Gulzar
Cast:
Harshvardhan KapoorSaiyami KherAnuj ChoudhryOm PuriArt MalikK.K. Raina

Mirzya / Reviews

Variety

Variety

An essentially simple tale of love across the class divide grows too diffuse and distracted to stir the heart, while its two parallel stories ... never coalesce into a satisfactory mythic dialogue.

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Times of India

Times of India

If you are drawn to stories that are high on aesthetics with lyrical narratives, Mirzya is a portrait that deserves a long look.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Sure, the filmmakers overdo their work. But it's all in the service of love, and somehow that makes it O.K.

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Huffington Post

Huffington Post

... a gorgeous-looking drama let down by a threadbare script, amateurish acting, and unbearably laboured storytelling.

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Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times

Visually stunning, but mediocre storytelling.

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