Chander Pahar Synopsis
In Africa, a Bengali lad rescues a Portuguese explorer and hears a tale about a fabled adventure.

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New York Post

By Sara Stewart
Shooting in South Africa and Botswana, director Kamaleshwar Mukherjee never lacks for atmosphere, but his film is painfully awkward in...
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Washington Post

By Stephanie Merry
The movie’s editing mishaps, unbelievable scenarios, overuse of music and computer-generated fakery distract from what should be a great...
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Village Voice

By Simon Abrams
Chander Pahar is an unfocused adventure-cum-travelogue.
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The New York Times

By Rachel Saltz
One reason Chander Pahar seems so plodding is that Mr. Mukherjee has a habit of telling us what he doesn’t know how to show.
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One of the best Adventure movie in made in history of Indian film industry

By aristro
This is an amazing movie based on a famous novel (Chander Pahar - Mountain of Moon) from eminent Bengali litterateur - Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay . Set in the breathtaking backdrop of Dark continent...

Must watch movie

By rajibpathak
Must watch movie...

Fantastic one!

By amitavha
A beautifully made film, made out of a classic Bengali story. Dev suited well in the role, and except for the Bunyip fiasco, the whole thing is fantastically made, a pleasure to watch....

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Rated NR