Pankh (2010)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Social
24 %
Total Reviews: 17
Sahi: 4 Nahi: 13

Review Summary: A lot of bizarre experiments are being made in the name of art house/experimental cinema.

Average Critic Rating: (2.35)
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Plot: The film is the story of the repercussions that have happened to a boy - a child artist who once played girl roles in films as Baby Kusum - once he becomes an adult and wants to be launched as a hero. Baby Kusum is a child star, a cute... Read more

Pankh - Movie Reviews

Pankh’s protagonist is a National Award-winning child star who grows up into a psychologically damaged young man because his ambitious mother forced him to masquerade as a girl to get roles.
NDTV 
Maradona Rebello grows up playing a girl in popular Hindi films on the behest of his ambitious and dominant mother Lillete Dubey. This results in a confused gender identity for the young boy who tries to build his film career once again when he grows up.
Times of India
A lot of bizarre experiments are being made in the name of art house/experimental cinema.
Bollywood Hungama
The story tugs at your heartstrings momentarily; but doesn’t add up.
SIFY
Rajeev Masand
Maradona Rebello grows up playing a girl in popular Hindi films on the behest of his ambitious and dominant mother, Lillete Dubey
Bollywood Mantra
"Tum ladka ho ya ladki?" asks Bipasha
Mid-Day
Expect the unexpected with Sanjay Gupta's White Feather Arthouse bold and shocking 'Pankh'.
India Glitz
The writer of the disastrous Dus Kahaniyaan makes his directorial debut with the much-delayed Pankh produced by Sanjay Gupta. The film stars Maradona Rebello, Lelette Dubey, Ronit Roy, Bipasha Basu, Mahesh Manjrekar amongst others.
Indicine
he story is about Baby Kusum, a child actor doing girl roles but in reality it is a boy Jerry. His film name is Master Jai. He grows up to be a handsome man (maradona) but due to the several girl roles that he has been doing, a doubt emerges about his sex
Bharat Student
Smash Hits
Director : Music : Starring :Sudipto Chattopadhyay  Raju Singh  Bipasha Basu, Maradona Rebello, Amit Purohit, Lilette Dubey, Mahesh Manjrekar, Ronit Roy, Daya Shankar Pandey, Kiran Karmarkar, Asha Sachdev, Raj Magnani, Bharat Kaul, Johny Bakshi, Sanjeeda
Glam Sham
'PANKH' STARRING  Bipasha Basu with debutant Maradona Rebello along with an experianced star ca...
Sulekha
Parents who force their own lofty ambitions on little kids is not a new theme for Bollywood.
Rediff 
Pankh do not have any entertainment value nor could it be completely passed as an art film. Works in bits but not for the faint hearted.
Now Running
Pankh had potential but somewhere down the line changed from being impactful to rather odd. The subject is sensitive and interesting even. However, it moves from trying to deliver a social message to a complicated film, which tries, too hard. The only son
Bolly Spice
Let''s give the credit where it''s due. The premise - of a young boy being cast in girl''s roles in movies - is interesting, but the screenplay and direction [Sudipto Chattopadhyay] are so abstract that I was actually wondering, how could a reputed film-m
OneIndia