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Om Dar-B-Dar (1988)

A carefully constructed nonsense about a teenage boy named Om in a small Indian village.

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Gopi Desai ...
Gayatri
Manish Gupta ...
Om as Young Boy
Anita Kanwar ...
Phoolkumari
Aditya Lakhia ...
Om as Older Boy
Lakshminarayan Shastri ...
Om's Father
Lalit Tiwari ...
Jagdish
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One of the best, if not the best piece of cinema from India
18 August 2014 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The movie takes you on a prolific and entertaining journey which will not make sense to in it's entire length. Only a true masterpiece of cinematic excellence can bind you throughout its totality, without making any apparent or hidden sense. Watch it and enjoy it, its probably the most "Indian" movie you will ever watch. Surreal experience of the highest quality put together and woven into what can be called a simple narrative of common people of a town. It offers everyone their share of takings whatever they can take, sarcastic will find their dark sarcasm, surrealists will discover unreal happenings, critics will find their charm and common people will find their head spun, the move has everything to offer, yet it claims of nothing. A must watch movie which clearly symbolizes the shear art of cinema making. 10/10 without a shade of doubt.


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