Saawariya (2007)

Hindi 2 hrs 18 mins Romance
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Review Summary: SAAWARIYA lacks soul. It's SLB's weakest film to date in terms of writing.

Average Critic Rating: (2.44)
Cast: Ranbir Kapoor , Sonam Kapoor , Salman Khan , Rani Mukerji , Begum Para , Achla Sachdev , Zohra Sehgal
Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Release Date: 09 Nov 2007
Est. Budget: 40.0 CR
Est. Box Office Collection: 35.0 CR

Plot: The story is narrated by Gulabji ( Rani Mukerji ), a prostitute who frequents RK Bar, the town's most luxurious club. The bar's lead singer, Ranbir Raj ( Ranbir Kapoor ), whom she affectionately calls 'Saawariya' (' blue lover '), is a free-spirited and kindhearted guy. Despite knowing what Gulabji Read more

Saawariya - Top Reviews

Considering the unrealistic expectations Saawariya has / and is bound to generate, well done, Monty!
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 
The event has begun.
Taran Adarsh, SIFY
A case of the blues
Rajeev Masand, Rajeev Masand
As Gulabjee, lady of the night, would say, I don't likes.
Raja Sen, Rediff 
Ranbir is the hero of the film. And quite a winsome one too. The boy can dance emote and win your heart the Rishi Kapoor way.
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India
SAAWARIYA lacks soul. It's SLB's weakest film to date in terms of writing.
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
Sonam Kapoor is marvellous too – gamine and self-possessed. The kids are top class but their first premiere out isn’t. Considering the fact that you dozed off a few times, Saawariya should have been titled Jagte Raho!Astonishingly, Saawariya is as incompr
Khalid Mohamed, Hindustan Times 
Early on in the film, you are told that the name of Ranbir Kapoor’s character in the film is Ranbir Raj and he works as a singer at RK Bar (notice the familiar font); you know right away that this film is part ode.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
Actually, that pretty much sums up Saawariya.
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 

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