Lakshmi (2014)

Hindi 1 hrs 55 mins Drama
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50%
Total Reviews: 12
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Review Summary: LAKSHMI is a heart-rending tale that ought to be told. It's a film that's sure to jolt you take you out of your...

Average Critic Rating: (2.63)
Cast: Monali Thakur , Shifaali Shah , Ram Kapoor , Satish Kaushik , Nagesh Kukunoor , Flora Saini , Vibha Chibbar , Gulfam Khan , Ramakrishna Shenoy , Vinita Joshi , Priyanka Vir , Sumit Sharma , Suresh Kumar , Subhash Gupta
Director: Nagesh Kukunoor
Release Date: 21 Mar 2014

Plot: Lakshmi is a 2014 Hindi social problem film, directed by Nagesh Kukunoor. The film deals with the harsh realities of human trafficking and child prostitution, which continue behind closed curtains in rural areas of India. It was earlier expected to release on 17 January 2014, but got delayed due to Read more

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LAKSHMI is a heart-rending tale that ought to be told. It's a film that's sure to jolt you take you out of your...
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
Worth a watch!
Mohar Basu, Koi Moi
, Ram KapoorDirector: Nagesh KukunoorIn Lakshmi, writer-director Nagesh Kukunoor takes the unfortunate true story of an underage girl sold off to the flesh trade, and delivers a deliberately disturbing film that’s often hard to watch. It’s a tricky slope,
Rajeev Masand, Rajeev Masand
Lakshmi is sold off and forced into prostitution but she has the grit and gumption to free herself from the bondage of the brothel
Madhureeta Mukherjee, Times of India

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Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor's work on sex trafficking comes as something of a shock where we discover that the final film is nothing but a force shocker a fake cinema.
Vishal Verma, India Glitz
'Lakshmi' Kannada film by Bharani Minerals the first launch of the banner releasing as second film after 'Ko Ko Koli Kothi' is a two years project made with lot of care.
India Glitz
Lakshmi is a movie that is the need of the hour
Teena Elizabeth, BookMyShow
Lakshmi is a story that's disturbing shocking and unsettling but a courageous effort. Watch this movie for stellar performances.
Mansha Rastogi, Now Running
Doesn,t she deserved a better treatment.. With all of the earmarks of being a serious and thoughtful drama written and based on the real life story of Lakshmi (played by Monali Thakur), a 14year-old girl who was kidnapped from her village in Andhra Pradhesh, forced into prostitution who fights back and wins the case against her traffickers.
India Glitz
The very talented director Nagesh Kukunoor is back with another realistic outing in the form of ‘Lakshmi’. Starring the Talented singer Monali Thakur, this film has hit the screens today and so let’s see how it turns out to be.
Neha Prashar Gupta, Bollywood 3
First half of the film is OK and the scenes before interval _x000D_ are good. The second half divulges into a entirely different _x000D_ flashback episode. There are certain good moments in _x000D_ the film and has got orientation towards masses and _x000D_ family crowds. However, the VV Vinayak could not blend _x000D_ in Venkatesh’s family image and Vinayak’s _x000D_ mass taking in a smooth way. The biggest advantage of _x000D_ this film is that Lakshmi is the only mass film for _x000D_ the entire season of Sankranthi which gives good market _x000D_ penetration in C and D centers as well in the first _x000D_ week itself.
Idle Brain
Family values and sibling love are themes that never go old in Telugu cinema. And if there is right treatment for it, it can also be very interesting. And it sure gets in Lakshmi.
India Glitz