70

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
It is Mr. Akhtar whose understated performance holds together this far-ranging, cameo-filled film.
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70

Los Angeles Times

Where "Slumdog," with its signature "It is written" take on fate, implies that things happen because they must, Luck by Chance concludes that we each have a hand in determining our own destiny.
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50

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Bursting with the usual colorful pop music numbers and lighter-than-a-soap-bubble quandaries, the film is a typical Bollywood entry, not likely to win over many new converts
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50

Village Voice

Remains a fluffy fantasy as trivial as an episode of Entourage.
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58 out of 100
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