David (2013)

Hindi 2 hrs 36 mins Comedy, Crime
Critics Score
50%
Total Reviews: 30
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Review Summary: DAVID is more style less substance. A few moments do stand out...

Average Critic Rating: (2.65)
Cast: Neil Nitin Mukesh , Chiyaan Vikram , Vinay Virmani , Lara Dutta , Tabu , Isha Sharwani , Rohini Hattangadi , Nasser , Nishan Nanaiah , Monica Dogra , Milind Soman , Ajinkya Deo , Pralhad Kakkar , Satish Kaushik , Sarika , Akarsh Khurana , Sanjeev Sharma , Prashant Prakash , Neil Bhoopalam , Adhir Bhatt , Vinod Sharawat , Manish Jha , Uday Chandra , Saurabh Shukla , Remo Fernandes , Ruby Chakravarthy , Shweta Pandit , John Vijay , Sheetal Menon , Abhijeet Deshpande
Director: Bejoy Nambiar
Release Date: 01 Feb 2013
Est. Box Office Collection: 4.1 CR

Plot: The story revolves around the lives of three Davids in three different parts of the world in three different eras. London, 1975: 30-year-old David ( Neil Nitin Mukesh ) works for Iqbal Ghani, a dreaded Mafia don who controls the London's Muslim community through his illegal activities. David is Ghani's protege Read more

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Cast:Neil Nitin Mukesh, Vinay VirmaniDirector:Bejoy NambiarThree stories set in three different time periods, each with a protagonist bearing the same name, is the central idea of director Bejoy Nambiar's David. The link between the three stories, reveale
Rajeev Masand, IBN 
The supporting cast is also a notch above the ordinary. Nasser (as the priest) and Tabu (as a spirited Goa massage parlour owner and David's wordly-wise confidante) make the most of the limited opportunities they are given. Monica Dogra (as Noor, the girl
Three eras, three stories, three Davids.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
DAVID is more style less substance. A few moments do stand out...
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
Three men from three eras and different parts of the world share nothing common but a name – David. They fight their inner demons which twist their beliefs and turn their destinies.
Madhureeta Mukherjee, Times of India

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Worth a watch!
Roshni Devi, Koi Moi
Bejoy Nambiar's second film is great-looking but has no soul
Vivek Bhatia, FilmFare
The plot revolves around the lives of three different men named David, who are about to take a step which is going to change their lives forever. The 1975 David (Neil) works for a mafia and is based
Bollywood Mixer
Finally though, it is a magnificent morality tale that tells us it is trendy to be bad, but being good is timeless.
IANS Team, India Today
Neil Nitin Mukesh is the only saving grace of the three dragging tales
Renuka Vembu, Bollywood Life
David Review by Indicine critic Joginder Tuteja.
Indicine
Movies is that they’re all named David. And what they really have going for them is that writer-director Bejoy Nambiar is the one telling their stories. He sets them up beautifully, and visually the movie is stunning.
Ravina Rawal, First Post
Dinesh Prakash, Rate Movies Here
Vikram disappoints, Neil Nitin Mukesh shines and Vinay is stereotypical!
Bollywood Life
Jiiva at his best; Vikram breezes through
India Syndicate, Bollywood Life
Well knit tale but improper handling and weak pace
Bharat Student
David becomes the lover, turns into a guitarist, springs as a friend, jumps into a sea of anger, rolls in laughter and all said hold the phone!, the climax is the surprise element in the movie.
India Glitz
David becomes the lover, turns into a guitarist, springs as a friend, jumps into a sea of anger, rolls in laughter and all said hold the phone!, the climax is the surprise element in the movie.
India Glitz
It is difficult to say what David is really about.
Janhavi Samant, Mid-Day
'Shaitan' famed Bejoy Nabira's next 'David' may not be an entertainer at its best but it's certainly an interesting, new and different cinema for the rest by the generation next.. the only problem is Bejoy's 'David' creates its own goliaths by the time it progresses in all style and flair shifting times like we are watching television on an arm chair and forgets to explain the logic, point behind this mash of bullets tears and beers in different years...
India Glitz
Bejoy Nambiar's David has a fair share of pros and cons but it definitely makes for a one time watch. If not for the flawed story go for it at least for its innovative execution experimental narration and stunningly stylish cinematography.
Mansha Rastogi, Now Running
Ironically for a film with three stories to tell, it is weak on content.
Vinayak Chakravorty, India Today
The story focuses on two persons with same name—David. One being Jiva and the other one being Vikram. As the plot unveils one sees a happy go lucky type teenager David (in the year 1999) (Jiva), a musician who lives with his parents in Mumbai. The second David (Vikram) is a fisherman who falls in love with a deaf and dumb girl Roma (Isha Sharwani) who will soon be getting married to his close friend. What steps these two persons will take and how it would change their lives forms the remaining part of the story..
Andhra & Telangana Wishesh
Written-Directed-Produced by Bejoy Nambiar, who made critically acclaimed movie 'Shaitan', 'David' has its own kind of expectations, especially who loved the former one. With zero promotions and lots of promising star-cast in the film, it raised a differe
Aakash Barvalia, Movie Zadda
Watching David on big screen will make you curious of as to what makes him choose such unusual stories.
Namita Gupta, Rate Movies Here
Director :Bejoy NambiarMusic :Prashant Pillai, Anirudh Ravishanker, Remo, Maati Baani, Modern Mafia, Light Years Explode, BramfaturaLyrics :Ankur Tewari, Maatibaani, Joyshanti, Pt. Laghulal, Remo Fernandes, Abhijeet Deshpande, Gopal Datt, Turaz, Aaron Car
Martin D'Souza, Glam Sham
On a whole, David falls in the category of new age cinema, which totally depends on the characters rather than the stars. Stunning performances by Neil Nitin Mukesh and some well designed thrills are sure shot plus points. On the flip side slow pace of th
Avad M, Bollywood 3
The soundtrack boasts of trendsetting music
IANS Team, Bollywood Life