Raavan: Review of reviews

Mani Ratnam

The film Raavan/Raavanan/Villain has seen mixed reviews, most of them concluding that Mani Ratnam’s magic failed this time.

Here is the snapshot of reviews, tweets of much awaited movie. Ram Gopal Varma already declared it as flop by comparing with his Aag!

Indian Epic Romance “Raavan” Is Breathtaking – ABC News:http://bit.ly/9pTyG9

The Times of India – http://toi.in/aVoaYh’

‘Raavan’ Updates An Ancient Indian Epichttp://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2010/06/17/raavan-updates-an-ancient-indian-epic/#

Two stars by Guardian http://gu.com/p/2hmd3/tw #raavan

taran_adarsh http://bit.ly/beOEVL ‘Raavan’ review

Economic Times: Movie Review: ‘Raavan’ a feast for the senses

Rating *** 1/2

mihirfadnavis As a tech demo Raavan is a masterpiece. As an adaptation of an ancient tale, it is a disaster. Peace.

pragmatic_d Now that Reuters-Hollywood reporter says ‘Indian Epic Romance “Raavan” Is Breathtaking’, it is bound to sink in India. http://is.gd/cTDjR

filmicafe Raavan Review [ 3/5 ] http://bit.ly/dkvQBu

Raavan: Bollywood breakthroughhttp://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/movies/bollywood-breakthrough-20100617-yhxf.html #raavan

Livemint : A radical spin on mythology and spectacular imagery can’t rescue ‘Raavan’. The @mint_lounge review: http://bit.ly/cOfSpz

Raavan – Movie Reviewhttp://tinyurl.com/3ylanwq Poetry of visuals
Hindu: Raavan: High on atmospherics, low on magic
Sify: Raavan review: There’s drama in every frame!
‘Raavanan’ – compelling tale of modern-day Sita’s plight (IANS Tamil Film Review, Rating: *** 1/2)
Daily News & Analysis: Film Review: Raavan – ravishing but not high art

Livemint: Raavan | The demon’s doomsday
Ibnlive: ‘Raavan’ beheaded by the audience

Gautaman Bhaskaran’s Review: Raavanan

Rating **

Mayank Shekhar’s Review: Raavan

Rating * 1/2
Indiaglitz: Mixed Talk for ‘Raavanan’
First14news: Raavan Review: Raavan movie hits with great effects

Stunnin visuals..mind blowin background score,outstandin photography..mani,rahman n santosh at their best…
@urstrulyMahesh Saw raavan in pune..caught d morning 9am show!!yes yes..it was that early..wud do it only 4a mani rathnam film..

@taapsee :Beautifully shot movie. M jst gettin e1 more eager 2 wrk under mani ratnam’s direction. But somethin was missing. 1 time watch fr me.

@AkhilAkkineni8 just saw Raavan. wow never seen such visuals. it made reality seem better than it is. congrats to the Raavan team. :) goodnight all.

@samanthaprabu Loved raavan…something about the movie.so much depth..can’t even put my finger on what about it I loved.I guess that’s what makes it great

@chetan_bhagat I saw Raavan. I liked it.
‘Raavan’ earns Rs 20 crore worldwide on opening day

One Response to “Raavan: Review of reviews”

  1. viswanath says:

    worst movie??who said?????you know wats the hard work????its an excellent movie and will nominate for oscar and nattional award………..best film by mani ratnam sir……