Mangal Pandey - The Rising (2005)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Drama, War
Critics Score
90%
Total Reviews: 10
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Total Votes: 0

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Review Summary: MANGAL PANDEY is a film of epic proportions. A genuine attempt at bringing alive a great hero on celluloid

Average Critic Rating: (3.33)
Cast: Aamir Khan , Ameesha Patel , Rani Mukerji , Kirron Kher , Toby Stephens , Coral Beed , Mona Ambegaonkar , Varsha Usgaonkar , Dibyendu Bhattacharya , Mukesh Tiwari , Anupam Shyam , Lalit Tiwari , Shahbaaz Khan , Murli Sharma , Ram Gopal Bajaj , Tom Alter , Sulbha Arya , Rohit Raj , Dinesh Lamba , Richa Sharma , Ravi Jhankal , Kailash Kher , Sohrab Ardeshir , Alyssa Fountoutalis , Subrata Dutta , Ehsan Baksh , IRFANOUZZAMAN , Chirag Vohra , Abhijeet Lehiri , Ajay Rohila , Deepraj Rana , Srirang Godbole , Sanjay Swaraj , Tarun Kumar , Om Puri , Habib Tanvir , Sanjeev Wilson , Pankaj Jha , Prathmesh Mehta
Director: Ketan Mehta
Release Date: 12 Aug 2005

Plot: The film begins in 1857, when India was ruled by the British East India Company. Mangal Pandey ( Aamir Khan ) is a sepoy, a soldier of Indian origin, in the army of the East India Company. Pandey is fighting in the Anglo-Afghan Wars and saves the life of his Read more

Mangal Pandey - The Rising - Top Reviews

With the release of Mangal Pandey: The Rising, Ketan Mehta's historical epic exploring India's First War of Independence in 1857, it's rewind time for Bollywood.
Raja Sen, Rediff 
The most consistent aspect of A R Rahman's music is its gradual appreciation.
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 
With the release of Mangal Pandey: The Rising, Ketan Mehta's historical epic exploring India's First War of Independence in 1857, it's rewind time for Bollywood.
Raja Sen, Rediff 
An Aamir Khan film is special.
Taran Adarsh, SIFY
MANGAL PANDEY is a film of epic proportions. A genuine attempt at bringing alive a great hero on celluloid
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
With the release of Mangal Pandey: The Rising, Ketan Mehta's historical epic exploring India's First War of Independence in 1857, it's rewind time for Bollywood.
Raja Sen, Rediff 

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Mangal Pandey - The Rising - All Reviews

On the whole, 'Mangal Pandey: The Rising' is a sure winner at box office and its success is going to give jitters to the forthcoming films
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Aamir Khan is a rabble-rouser.
Lindsay Pereira, Rediff 
It´s painful watching great opportunities being thrown away. "Mangal Pandey", with its stellar cast, crew, budget, and platform had just about everything going for it - almost.
Rakesh Budhu, Planet Bollywood