Kurbaan (2009)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Thriller
78 %
Total Reviews: 22
Sahi: 17 Nahi: 5

Review Summary: KURBAAN is the most powerful film to come out of the Hindi film industry in 2009 so far. The film has a captivating plot gripping screenplay

Average Critic Rating: (3.31)
Cast: , , , , , , , , ,
Release Date:

Plot: Avantika Ahuja ( Kareena Kapoor ) who lives in the United States returns to Delhi after her father has a cardiac arrest. While in Delhi she meets Ehsaan Khan ( Saif Ali Khan ), a University professor from Mumbai. Being in the same career field at the same place, love... Read more

Kurbaan - Movie Reviews

Worth a watch!
Love in the time of terror
Rajeev Masand
A compact soundtrack with a mix of sweet-sounding and soul-stirring melodies to offer, Kurbaan is worth sacrificing a few bucks at a music shop counter.
Post 9/11, there's anger, distrust, suspicion, uneasiness all around.
Once you set out to make a commercial film on a subject as sensitive as terrorism, it’s best to be careful.
Avantika falls in love with charmer Ehsan who follows her to New York on her stint at NYU. But her world falls apart when she discovers terrorism is closer than she thought...
Times of India
KURBAAN is the most powerful film to come out of the Hindi film industry in 2009 so far. The film has a captivating plot gripping screenplay super....
Bollywood Hungama
, the story is about Avantika (Kareena) who teaches at a university in New York but comes to India as her father (akash) is ill. She takes up a professor's job in Delhi and teaches psychology. Here comes Ehsaan Khan (saif), a professor of Islamic study an
Bharat Student
Fails to hold your attention
India Glitz
At the end of the day, it’s hard to walk out of the theatre and tell yourself that Kurbaan is just a film because it just feels so damn real. The film stays with you for hours, which is always a hallmark of a great movie. Kurbaan is likely going to be THE
Bolly Spice
Neither Fanaa nor New York, Kurbaan stands a ground of its own. Two strangers Avantika (Kareena) and Ehsaan (Saif) bump into each other trying to hail a cab.
Nothing bad that irks audiences. It's good.
Great Andhra
*** Typical nods to serious issues in Terrorism based movies is general jingoism carelessly balanced...
Kurbaan is worth the price of your ticket for the thrill it provides and for the performances and direction.
Now Running
Overall, the movie deserves everyone's positive response
Smash Hits
Director : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Rensil D'Silva  Salim Merchant and Sulaiman Merchant  Niranjan Iyendar & Irfan Siddiqui  Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Vivek Oberoi, Dia Mirza, Kirron Kher and Om PuriKurbaan Movie Review November 20, 2009 11:15:49 A
Glam Sham
Kurbaan is not Fanna, Fanaa was very romantic. Kurbaan is not Newyork(Thankfully), the actors are no...
The good news is that they were not only liked by the cine-goers but the film has been able to woo one and allTerrorism and love story both the factor blend into one and this two factors are accomplished finelyThe story starts with a love story but soon t
Bollywood Mantra
And a strong one at that.
It is only after the critically and commercially successful New York that directors have started seeing a new light on the whole Muslim-terrorist factor, though I cannot deny that even New York almost started creeping into jingoism in the second half of t
Planet Bollywood
Real life couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor come together for Rensil D’Silva’s Kurbaan produced under the Dharma Productions banner. No publicity is bad publicity and hence the controversy surrounding the film right from the time Karan Johar reveale