Mission Istanbul (2008)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Action, Adventure
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Total Reviews: 12
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Review Summary: Mission Istanbul belongs to the esteemed genre of deliciously bad films such as Jaani Dushman Shakalaka Boom Boom Aitraaz; or what I prefer to call the 'So bad

Average Critic Rating: (2.04)
Cast: Zayed Khan , Vivek Oberoi , Shabbir Ahluwalia , Shriya Saran , Sunil Shetty , Suniel Shetty , Nikitin Dheer , Abhishek Bachchan , Shweta Bhardwaj
Director: Apoorva Lakhia
Release Date: 25 Jul 2008

Plot: The story is based on the life of India's top news reporter Vikas Sagar ( Zayed Khan ). He would do anything for his news report, even risk his life. Ambitious, popular and professional, Vikas is considered one of the most promising journalists in the business. Due to this reason, Read more

Mission Istanbul - Top Reviews

We’re all aware of this kind of film — lots of maar-dhaad, swaggering heroes impossibly taking on an army of bad guys, hot women, a misleadingly attractive film title that almost leads you on to believe that the film could be hat-ke.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
The snazzy shots, hot women, helicopters and blazing guns, Mission Istaanbul is a cheap ticket to Istanbul but not much else
Anupama Chopra, NDTV 
The director chooses a topical theme: terrorism but loses the plot midway and blames a media channel for creating most of the terror in the world.
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India
MISSION ISTAANBUL rests on action and only action to salvage the show. But that's not enough.
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama

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Mission Istanbul - All Reviews

How the underworld terrorist group carry out their function has been depicted in the movie but in spite of all those researches and depiction of real character into reel, the film falls short and marked as another debacle of the yearApoorva Lakia has incl
Bollywood Mantra
In that way at least, the filmmakers seem to have managed to become international.
Elvis D'Silva, Rediff 
The Shootout At Lokhandwala team is back with Mission Istanbul. Director Apoorva Lakhia directs this film on terrorism. Vivek Oberoi, Zayed Khan, Nikitin Dheer (of Jodha Akbar fame) and Shabbir Ahluwalia form the lead cast. Suniel Shetty, Shriya Saran and
Purely for action fans, otherwise the Mission has failed.
Bharat Student
Movie Review : Mission IstaanbulDirector : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Apoorva Lakhia  Shamir Tandon, Chirantan Bhatt, Anu Malik, Mika Singh  Shabbir Ahmed, Hamza Faruqui, Sameer, Ishq Bector, Mika Singh, Virag Mishra  Zayed Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Shabbir Ahl
Martin D'Souza, Glam Sham
Mission Istanbul belongs to the esteemed genre of deliciously bad films such as Jaani Dushman Shakalaka Boom Boom Aitraaz; or what I prefer to call the 'So bad it's brilliant' genre.
Jahan Bakshi, Now Running
To sum up the experience of Mission Istanbul we’d call it a non-stop thrilling roller coaster ride! It’s thoroughly entertaining and keeps you engrossed. Audiences are most likely to ignore the minor flaws and enjoy the movie. As for our recommendations,
Prathna Tiwari, Bolly Spice
Bombed with car chases, aerial stunts, explosions and other unique traits of a typical action-packed...
Sulekha Reviewer, Sulekha