Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola Synopsis
Indian comedic drama surrounding family and marriage.
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Variety

By Joe Leydon
Agreeably amusing but unduly extended, Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola suggests what might have resulted had Rodgers and Hammerstein lived long...
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60

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
For the most part "Matru" is neatly energetic, a mix of screwball whimsy and softball seriousness.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

What Vishal Bhardwaj's Indian comedy brings in star power, it lacks in humor.
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The New York Times

By Rachel Saltz
A mix of gently outraged populism and low-powered romantic comedy, Vishal Bhardwaj's Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola might have been better with...
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30

Village Voice

Save for a couple of visually engaging dance numbers, mostly shot with hand-held digital cameras, MKBKM is dishearteningly banal.
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Subtle comedy which will make you laugh more after you have left the theatre

By suraaj_vyas
I read the reviews on IBNLIVE and was expecting it to be mouth paining comedy but it was different. The acting is great, songs are good and they have captured the land scam issues and the nexus...

senseless and utterly boring

By vhonnur
I went to watch this movie after reading critics reviews. Boy, what were they thinking! Got to be one of the worst. The story telling is pathetic. It seems the director composed a couple of catchy...

Pankaj kapoor s show all the way

By SB_Movie_Goer
The movie has pankaj kapoor written all over it. The first half is a breezer with pankaj kapoor s heroics. Loved all the scenes between matru and mandola when mandola is drunk. The humor is dark at...

SKIP THIS INANE, PATHETIC BOLLYWOOD FILM

By Peneflix
Bollywood has cornered the Asian film market and the message so blatantly visited upon the Western audience with detritus such as “Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola” is how unnecessary, meaningless is our...

Fun movie

By desi_zombie
I liked everything in this movie except for the animal abuse part of it. Movie is a drag for first 45mins but it gets better till the end :)...

Was OK movie

By dstextras
Few comedy scenes were good. But couldn't bear Anushka's over action in few scenes. Overall its an OK movie to watch with not much expectations....

What a movie

By nish71in
Great movie after long time different story, and different kind of comedy....

one time watch, lot of messages for us

By sarunraj
the main intention of the movie is to depict the "netagiri" and how common man is exploited the rich, wealthy n the political leaders for their own. its a one time watch. some really comic scenes,...

By Asheeshtiwari
Pankaj kapur was awesome...

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