Padmaavat (2018)

Hindi 2 hrs 44 mins Drama
65 %
Total Reviews: 28
Sahi: 18 Nahi: 10

Review Summary: 'Padmaavat' has immense scale, beauty and some great performances. But it lacks the cohesion of an epic tale.

Average Critic Rating: (3.23)
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Release Date:
Est. Budget: 200.0 CR
Est. Box Office Collection: 232.0 CR

Plot: Set in 1303 AD medieval India, Padmaavat is the story of honor, valor and obsession. Queen Padmavati is known for her exceptional beauty along with a strong sense of justice and is the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh and pride of the Kingdom of Chittor, a prosperous kingdom in the... Read more

Padmaavat - Movie Reviews

A relentlessly opulent, magnificently-mounted paean to Rajput ‘aan baan shaan’
Indian Express
Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Boring Film Doesn't Do Justice To Deepika Padukone
This is a film so inured in irradiance and so steeped in splendor you will come away from the experience exhilarated and satiated.
Khaleej Times
The story of a beautiful, faithful queen and a lustful invader who will stop at nothing is told in three very long hours. The costume drama is beautiful and Rajasthan is a great setting for this tale of Rajput valor. But the talk of pride and glory is so endless, it makes you want to run into your sword out of sheer boredom. But Ranveer Singh makes a brilliant hammy villain, and Deepika is luminous.
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‘Khilji’ Ranveer Singh’s brutal act is a sure shot winner
Zee News
A breathtaking homage to valour of Rajputs
Free Press Journal
A not-so-historical masterpiece
Deepika-Shahid’s fresh chemistry & Ranveer as evil Khilji will leave you spellbound
Times Now News
It's pretty and partly absorbing but not quite exhilarating
Deccan Chronicle
Ranveer Singh is a scene stealer as the villain in Bollywood epic
Straits Times
an insipid love letter to Rajputs
The Hindu
Rajput pride played out on a loop
An Intoxicatingly Beautiful, Lavishly Mounted & Terrifically Performed Magnum Opus
Glam Sham
राजपूतों का शौर्य दिखाती हैं 'पद्मावत', ऐसी है फिल्म की कहानी
Sanjay Leela Bhansali's epic may remind you of a stunning mannequin cutting a pleasing figure
Sanjay Leela Bhansali, We Are Proud To Have You!
Koi Moi
A mediocre mess saved by its fabulous performances
Pink Villa
A breathtaking homage to valour of Rajputs
Business Standard
Ranveer, Deepika, Shahid's splendid performances save an otherwise predictable film
First Post
PADMAAVAT Is Another Typical Sanjay Leela Bhansali Period-Drama
Box Office Capsule
खिलजी नहीं, राजपूतों के पराक्रम की गाथा है भंसाली की 'पद्मावत'
Aaj Tak
Ranveer Singh Steals The Show, While Sanjay Leela Bhansali Creates A Cinematic Masterpiece
Granted, it could do with a tauter screenplay and shorter run-time but 'Padmaavat' is an entertaining, large canvas experience, brought to life with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's stroke of visual brilliance.
Times of India
Ranveer Singh Shines In Bhansali’s Magnum Opus
bloomberg quint
Padmaavat' and All That Useless Beauty
new york times
Indian drama that sparked riots is a fabulous tale of love and plunder
The Guardian
A visual treat sans a soul
Peninsula Qatar
Nothing new to offer