Omkara (2006)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Romance, Social, Drama
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77%
Total Reviews: 17
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Review Summary: On the whole OMKARA is a brilliant film from the making point of view and is also embellished with topnotch performances.

Average Critic Rating: (3.84)
Cast: Ajay Devgn , Vivek Oberoi , Saif Ali Khan , Kareena Kapoor Khan , Konkona Sen Sharma , Bipasha Basu , Naseeruddin Shah , Deepak Dobriyal , Manav Kaushik , Rahul Kumar
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
Release Date: 28 Jul 2006

Plot: Omkara Shukla or Omi ( Ajay Devgan ) is a bahubali, a sort of political enforcer. He is the leader of a gang which commits political crimes for the local politician Tiwari Bhaisaab ( Naseeruddin Shah ). Ishwar 'Langda' Tyagi ( Saif Ali Khan ) and Keshav 'Kesu Firangi' Upadhyay Read more

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On the whole OMKARA is a brilliant film from the making point of view and is also embellished with topnotch performances.
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
Intense and profound are the keywords of filmmaker and composer Vishal Bharadwaj's latest offering, as his fascination with The Bard continues.
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 
The much-hyped, keenly-anticipated OMKARA, an adaptation of Shakespeare's OTHELLO, hits the screens today.
Taran Adarsh, SIFY

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Omkara - All Reviews

Vishal Bharadwaj certainly is a man with confidence and after adapting two of Shakespears's popular plays to the Hindustani milieu one must admit that his confidence is not misplaced.
Saif has eaten the whole film
India Glitz
director was successful is bri......
Sulekha Reviewer, Sulekha
The film is a tragic love story and above all depicts the varied negative human emotions that accompany the feeling of loveVishal Bharadwaj who made his foray into bollywood as a music composer has directed the filmVishal is known to favour Shakespeare cl
Bollywood Mantra
Shakespeare would have smiled.
Lindsay Pereira, Rediff 
Adapting Shakespeare classic t......
Sulekha Reviewer, Sulekha
Where the Bard used race to initiate the romantic conflict between Othello and Desdemona, Bharadwaj employs caste between Omkara (Ajay Devgan) and Dolly (Kareena Kapoor). Omkara is the leader of a gang consisting of Kesu Phirangi (Vivek Oberoi), Langda Ty
Ron Ahluwalia, Planet Bollywood
Eros and Big Screen's OMKARA is adapted from Shakespeare's 'Othello' with a rural backdrop
Vikas Mohan, MSN India
this is one of the best movies......
Sulekha Reviewer, Sulekha
On the whole, 'Omkara' will be remembered as another good work by a brilliant director, but it may not find a place in the hit films of the year
Pankaj Shukla, Smash Hits
Bipasha Basu (Billo – Bianca) only had two songs and a few scenes. She did well with what little she had. Most importantly she was looking hot! She looked amazing in both songs. She was in the film, obviously for the glamour quotient, or else she would ha
Razeen, Bolly Spice