Barah Aana (2009)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Social, Drama
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Total Reviews: 13
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Review Summary: BARAH AANA is a fairly engrossing fare. The problem is that the material as also its...

Average Critic Rating: (2.73)
Cast: Naseeruddin Shah , Vijay Raaz , Arjun Mathur , Violante Placido , Tannishtha Chatterjee , Benjamin Gilani , Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal , Jayati Bhatia
Director: Raja Menon
Release Date: 13 Mar 2009

Plot: Set in today's Mumbai, Barah Aana revolves around three friends: Shukla, a driver, Yadav, a watchman, and Aman, a waiter. Shukla is an older man, stoic and steady. Yadav, in his 30s, is meek and something of a pushover at work, but exhibits an underlying mischievous nature. Aman, on the Read more

Barah Aana - Top Reviews

BARAH AANA is a fairly engrossing fare. The problem is that the material as also its...
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
They have the actors.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
The script's smart the narrative taut the humour subtle and the irony stark.
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India
Barah Aana drags a bit in the second half and the portrayal of Shukla’s harridan memsaab is too simplistic. But these are minor quibbles. I strongly recommend that you watch Barah Aana. It will teach you in the best possible way to treat people with more
Anupama Chopra, NDTV 
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Movie Review : Barah AanaDirector : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Raja menon  Shri  Raja Menon  Naseeruddin Shah, Vijay Raaz, Arjun Mathur, Tannishtha ChatterjeeBarah Aana Movie Review March 21, 2009 12:18:44 PM ISTBy Martin D'Souza, Bollywood Trade News Net
Martin D'Souza, Glam Sham
Different and interesting but slow
Bharat Student
Watch it good efforts.
India Glitz
Barah Aana revolves around three people living in the slums of Mumbai's [Images] Dharavi.
Patcy Nair, Rediff 
Shukla the driver is abetted by a desperate watchman (Vijay Raaz) who no one is ready to loan Rs.
Shashi Baliga, Hindustan Times 
[an error occurred while processing this directive]Come to think of it, Barah Aana is more of an experiment. It offers entertainment - the kind the multiplex audiences enjoy - in its own simple way. It strives to strike a balance between real and surreal
If you’re one of those people who has been complaining of a lack of interesting films, Barah Aana is your best bet. The film is fun, appealing and even carries a social message and all this, in a 90-minute film. No unnecessary songs, no frills but a simpl
Roshni Mulchandani, Bolly Spice