Standby (2011)

Hindi 2 hrs 10 mins Sports
Critics Score
50%
Total Reviews: 10
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Review Summary: Several interesting films on sports/sportsmen have been made the world over.

Average Critic Rating: (2.60)
Cast: Sachin Khedekar , Dalip Tahil , Avtar Gill , Nagesh Bhonsle , Siddharth Kher , Surendra Pal , Manish Choudhary , Yana Gupta
Director: Sanjay Surkar
Release Date: 26 Aug 2011

Plot: After reading a newspaper article about the death of his old friend, author Gordie Lachance recalls a childhood journey to find the body of a missing boy near the town of Castle Rock, Oregon, over Labor Day weekend in 1959. Young Gordie was a quiet, bookish boy with a penchant Read more

Standby - Top Reviews

The film's finale, which has prominent sport personalities ruing the state of sports in newspaper articles - the lack of transparency in team selection, political interference, and lack of resources - make you understand why an otherwise regular film is i
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
Rahul Narvekar and Shekhar Verma two prominent players in the Maharashtra football team happen to be great buddies too but with a difference.
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India
Several interesting films on sports/sportsmen have been made the world over.
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama

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Standby - All Reviews

Standby has some good moments but they aren't enough to make the film stand at the box-office. Given the lack of face value on the one hand and the poor start it has taken on the other, its chances at the ticket windows are low.
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Stand By has its moments but they are very few and now enough to hold your attention. The entire film is fizzles out even before it takes off. Watch it if you have nothing else to do.
Mansha Rastogi, Now Running
Movies about sports are very, very difficult to make. Veteran journalists will remember how film magazines left nothing to the imagination when they wanted to flay Aamir Khan for making a movie about cricket. Before Lagaan became Lagaan, all we know was t
Roy Daniel D'Silva, Movie Zadda
Dir: Sanjay Surkar Cast: Adinath Kothare, Siddharth Kher, Sachin Khedekar, Dalip Tahil
Shaheen Parkar, Mid-Day
Director : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Sanjay Surkar  Aadesh Shrivastav  Swanand Kirkire  Adinath Kothare, Siddharth Kher, Avtaar Gill, Dalip Tahil, Manish Chaudhary, Nagesh Bhosle, Reema Worah, Sachin Khedekar, Surendra PalStand By Movie Review August 25,
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You could skip it!
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