Chamku (2008)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Drama, Social, Action
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Total Reviews: 15
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Review Summary: CHAMKU rests on an outdated plot and given the blood-gore-brutality in the film will face an uphill task.

Average Critic Rating: (2.20)
Cast: Bobby Deol , Priyanka Chopra , Ritesh Deshmukh , Irrfan Khan , Danny Denzongpa , Rajpal Yadav , Aarya Babbar , Akhilendra Mishra , Pratap Singh , Sulbha Arya , Suhasini Mulay , Ninad Kamat , Abhay Bhargava , Deepal Shaw , Rajendra Gupta , Rozza Catalano , Vishnu Sharma
Director: Kabeer Kaushik
Release Date: 29 Aug 2008

Plot: The film tells the story of Chandrama Singh ( Bobby Deol ), who was raised by Baba ( Danny Denzongpa ), a Naxal leader based in the southern interiors of Bihar, after his family was brutally murdered. He later gets picked up under a covert Governmental program jointly conceived by Read more

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The romance between our male Nikita and Priyanka Chopra is strictly sing-song-sang. The project could have been a gutsy, feel-angry actioner like Ghayal. En route, Kaushik lost himself in the back alleys of the screenplay and couldn’t find his way out. S
Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times 
This film didn’t quite know what to make of itself.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
CHAMKU rests on an outdated plot and given the blood-gore-brutality in the film will face an uphill task.
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
Bobby Deol as a Naxalite requires serious suspension of disbelief but with impassive eyes and grim mouth, he strives hard to make it convincing. But both Kaushik and Deol are hobbled by the screenplay. The plot movement is jerky, the characters are half-b
Anupama Chopra, NDTV 
The film begins on a promising note with some imaginative frames capturing the action as Bobby goes about his business with deadpan glee.
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India
By the end, so do you.
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 

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Chamku - All Reviews

Movie Review : ChamkuDirector : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Kabeer Kaushik  Monty Sharma  Sameer  Bobby Deol, Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan Khan , Danny Denzongpa, Ritesh Deshmukh, Rajpal Yadav and Arya Babbar.Chamku Movie Review August 30, 2008 8:41:30 PM ISTBy
Martin D'Souza, Glam Sham
Overall Chamku is watchable ones if you don't mind watching those typical Bollywood Stories that have been told a million times before.
Ashok Nayak, Now Running
Vijayta Films Pvt Ltd celebrates its 25 years in the Indian Film Industry a Silver Jubilee by presenting 'CHAMKU' which is scheduled for release on August 29, 2008.  The banner proudly owned by the Deol family brings forth director Kabeer Kaushik of the 'Sehar' fame.
India Glitz
told, the film is about Chandrama Singh more known as Chamku (Bobby) and the location is the dense and deep forests in Bihar. Apparently, Chamku is an orphan who grows up in the rough environment and believes in the philosophy of gun which leads him to be
Bharat Student
Although ‘Chamku’ (the film and the character) had the potential to be a perceptive movie about a cruel system, but the film manages to be only sporadically engaging
HaribabuBolineni, Chirtamala
Vijayta Films' 'Chamku', directed by Kabeer Kaushik, who had earlier made 'Sehar', is a moving saga about a man trapped and hounded by the system, which is supposed to protect the rights of the individual
Movie Talkies Team, MSN India
Agreeably, Chamku is a smart film made by a talented director who has the potential to go to great heights if he keeps experimenting. All performances are brilliant, and technically speaking the film is nothing short of a Filmfare. Everything has a natura
Shannan, Bolly Spice
.k.a CHAMKU, who moves from southern Bihar to Mumbai, where he gets entangled in the world of crime once again  A Dharmendra production, CHAMKU stars Priyanka Chopra as the female lead along with Irrfan Khan, Danny Denzongpa, Ritesh Deshmukh, Arya Babbar
Bollywood Mantra
It is wondered if these players were obliged even though they do nothing in the movie
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