Talaash: The Answer Lies Within Synopsis
Following the suspicious death of a popular film star who plunged into the waters in his car, Inspector Shekhawat (Aamir Khan) investigates in order to determine whether it was an accident, or a crime. *Note: Hindi with English subtitles...
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By Ronnie Scheib
This thoroughly engrossing, highly anticipated picture boasts assured direction by sophomore helmer Reema Kagti, a well-constructed script...
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The Hollywood Reporter

Some thrillers are described as taut. Talaash isn't taut, but loose and messy, the better to allow life's jagged edges to disturb the...
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The New York Times

By Rachel Saltz
It's very much a Hindi film, but updated and delivered with conviction and style.
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Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
The provocative noir experience that Talaash promises, with its jazzily scored, moodily lighted opening montage of a Mumbai red-light...
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Good acting. Screenplay could be tighter

By log_deepak
The movie starts promisingly with a realistic portrayal of Mumbai avoiding the glamorized versions presented by the typical movies. The suspense is held tight till the intermission despite the...

Unexpected from Amir, but concept well presented

By amol
Acting by all three whoswho starcast is great. Usually Kareena has a plastic coat over her acting, but here she has shed that routine. Amir & Rani are spot on .... Great work. Must watch!!...

Predictable simple nothing great

By rkpantangi
had hight expectations from Aamir. THis is simple and straight story.. no big suspense thriller.....

Uncompromising... Not your typical Bollywood fare

By apranga
Fantastic performances by Aamir, Nawaazuddin Siddiqui and Rani Mukherjee. A break from the typical song-dance routines...Disciplined and effective screenplay and direction. Definitely a GO......


By devarshiu
This was by far one of the best moving this year from Bollywood. Amir Khan at his best, one of those movies that keeps you on the edge of the seat. This one is for the theater.....

Good suspense Movie

By Sumukha
Excellent movie to watch. Everyone acted really well, especially Nawazuddin Siddiqui did an awesome job. As usual Aamir is a thinking persons actor. The movie is just the opposite of what most...

FInd out if the answer indeed lies within..

By sandeepish
The good: The film is replete with good performances, very good screenplay, enthralling screenplay and backgroiund music. The bad: A could-have-better performance from Aamir. The direction of the...

90% of Movie went wonderful

By Kheri
Movie was Good ... Actors were Awesome ... Aamir and rest - all met the expectation ... Ending could have been better/different. ... a Psyco or an undercover cop - could have been better twist...

Good Movie - Mature Content

By mashomashi
The movie keeps you going till the end. Good storyline and music. The girls have acted well and more emotional content, shows that its directed by a woman (a good thing). Always good to see Bombay on...

So- So

By taruni52
Nothing new about the story line. Kareena looks glamorous as always. Aamir has acted well, but after Taare zameen par, expectations from him have been raised. Not a must see movie....