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10/10
One awesome mass movie full of heart and passion!
kirankumar-akki21 December 2018
With beautiful Background score, Cinematography, Action and direction, the movie is a treat for Mass fans across India with heavy power packed dialogues filled with all sorts of emotions. What seems like a Rocky's celebration has layers when looked closely. There are characters who want Rocky to win in the end and have made him easier to do do, That certainly gives an idea of how the past and uture story unveils in KGF Chapter 2. Enjoyed the movie with all heart :). Good luck and love to team KGF!
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10/10
KGF
vinay-mahesh-b21 December 2018
Yeah acting - 10 Story -10 Cinematography-10 Songs and bgm-10 Direction-10 Editing-10 Screen play-10 All the things in this film is just perfect. This team took almost 3 years to complete this movie .. you can see the detailing in the movie director prashanth Neel hats of without him this film would have been impossible. Yash your acting is ultimate.. Yash thanks for giving chance for all New comers please continue the same in future.. the whole world should watch this movie.. fans are going mad by seeing this movie on 21st December 2018.
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10/10
Best Action Movie in Indian Cinema
kadambaharsha21 December 2018
A movie that everyone must watch, Don't miss to Enjoy this Visual Treat....

Movie Rating =10/10 Background score =10/10 Visuals=10/10 Casting =10/10 Story =10/10 Direction =10/10 Cinematography =10/10 The list goes on....
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10/10
Yes it's a Hollywood level movie!
suzi-manh21 December 2018
Yash looks awesome. Great performance by director, cinematographer and music director. Narration is excellent. Dialogues are extremely good. Can't wait for chapter 2. Yash will be now Indian star. Director Prashant Neel will join league of Rajamouli and Shankar.
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10/10
Superb movie
ankit-8850221 December 2018
Superb movie After watching this i'm became a fan of yash
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10/10
Mind-blowing
subhakanta21 December 2018
This is a must watch movie . Yash has proved his potential
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10/10
Excellent movie with gripping screenplay
vinayks-8872421 December 2018
Fabulous movie, director has done a great job to keep the intensity throughout the movie. Nice bgm and nice acting by each and everyone.
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9/10
KGF have fulfilled its premise,, This film deserves serious critics..
BharathAmin22 December 2018
KGF exceeded all of my expectations.. There isn't really a love element in the film to spoil it too much.. I found the entire movie held my interest.. this will definitely be the film you're looking for.. This film has numerous memorable scenes that verge on the hysterical including the yash in the gold Fields.. Neel as a director is mind blowing and his secret, I believe, is his obvious respect for his audience,. Prashanth Neel And Rocking Star yash deserve a standing ovation.. I will always be remembered this...........BRAVO
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10/10
Powerful !!!
varun-hemaashok21 December 2018
Great depth to story and characterization . Sound and visual shots create wave of goosebumps . Must watch in theaters only !!!
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10/10
Superb
yash-4347621 December 2018
Really amazing movie with awesome cinematography and action
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10/10
Marvellous
shavaazkhan21 December 2018
Every one should watch the movie itz great spending 3hrs in theater looking all wow scene
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10/10
Kgf
kruthitinku21 December 2018
This movie is crown of kannada movie. What a great effort done by the entire team. Kudos to entire team of K.G.F. watched premiere show in USA. It was really really awesome feeling coming out of the theatre.. waiting for chapter 2..
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9/10
Breathtaking Movie.... Must Watch..
jagadishdm21 December 2018
#KGF Must watch movie.. Breathtaking, Benchmark in Kannada industry, Story, Screenplay, Casting full marks. Actors Screen presence is mind blowing. Cinematography is remarkable. Hats off to director's imagination. International standard movie
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8/10
Chapter 1 sets the stage for a Macro level showdown in Chapter 2.
bhargavi-6521322 December 2018
What's Passion? To work or put efforts on something repeatedly until you get it absolutely right, which one loves and holds close to the heart without getting distracted even for a second. In one of the interviews Prashant Neel, the Director had said that he has watched KGF more than 150 times while editing. He wanted to make his KGF, a near perfect craft. While shooting, Bhuvan Gowda, the cinematographer used to carry around 40kgs of the camera and its accessories on top while canning the sequences in windy and dusty region. The gigantic sets used to come down crashing after heavy wind and rains yet the Art Director, Shivakumar used to go back in erecting the same sets as they stood earlier. Yash, used to give multiple retakes with no sign of fatigue or feeling bored in that dust bowl.

KGF will be made in two chapters. The chapter 1 is out and at the outset, it traces with pre-historical chronology world of events letting the audience know the importance of owning Gold and the battles for it. The chapter 1 deals with micro level of unorganized crime, Mafia and underworld. The Chapter 1 depicts about the greed and the race for one-up man-ship within many characters in getting the control of Goldmine, KGF. To enter into the Macro level of an orbit of world crime syndicate, one has to clear his way at the micro level. The dirt has to be cleaned to make way to the top. The chapter 1 ends at the doorstep of Chapter 2, which is meant to open for the Triangular battle between International mafia (for Gold), The interruption of India's Govt and Rocky (who valorously emerges out of KGF slavery, as a Messiah)

The film is narrated through the author's (Played by Anantnag) First hand experience to a News Editor (Played by Malvika Avinash) As his book gets banned by the Central Govt. He traces the journey of rocky from his birth to establishing himself as the feared crime lord from Mumbai docks to Bangalore to finally his destined place KGF. The mother sentiment is well crafted and placed appropriately throughout the film. Though the story line is predictable and replicates Ugramm template. In KGF also just like Ugramm, many characters get introduced and thus challenges one's memory to remember the count of characters. Yash's introduction in an elaborated action sequence keeps everyone engaged and makes glued to the screen. KGF falters at few places in the first half. Yash-Srinidhi scenes could have been better. The army of supporting characters may be revealed more in the Chapter 2. It's the second half, which meets the expectation and ends with retaliating climax, leaving multiple threads open only to be tied later in Chapter 2 on another day.

KGF, from start to finish, is full of high octane action sequences, The dialogues are sharp and effective, Music is average, but gets compensated through an outrageous BGM (some influence from the soundtrack of Hams Zimmer's "The Oil"(Dunkirk).

On Technical front: The captain of KGF mines, Prashant Neel, the Director should take a bow for bringing his vision on screen. Editing is very sharp, multiple scenes are played parallel and also intellectually blurred at few places to showcase that the character had no idea about the things to come. Ravi Basrur's music is a downer, but his BGM raises the milieu in all the sequences. The cinematography by Bhuvan Gowda is top-notch and world class (he will get all the awards if nominated functions PAN India level in 2019). The never say die attitude of Art Director Shivakumar should get all the accolades for erecting such massive sets of mines, in the midst of the dust bowls. KGF has used 90% of sets and just 10% of VFX for filming. KGF- Chapter 1 sets the stage for a macro-level showdown in chapter 2.
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10/10
KGF MOVIE
sridharsavadatti21 December 2018
It's not a movie , it's a experience. The Cinematography, music and the whole movie is good.
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10/10
Will be Milestone like Bahubali- A Must Watch Indian Cinema
sanjays-7585921 December 2018
One of the wonderful making I have seen in recent times. Gripping Fast paced screenplay will hold your nerves. There are plenty of goosebump moments in this movie. Tremondous effort from whole team. Hats off to director Prashant Neel and his passion ,amazing acting by Yash ,Ravi basrur's background music will keep you in vibration .Waiting for KGF Chapter 2. A must watch for all language movie goers.
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10/10
Awsm movie
noushad-5049421 December 2018
Warning: Spoilers
Realy great movie and bgm effect awsm , yash actng awsm and direction realy great
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10/10
Director brilliance .....waiting for chapter 2.
odiawep21 December 2018
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Let me tell you the truth ... I'm rating this movie 9/10 Why less 0.5.... Only for ... Extra brilliance of the director who narrated this film in multi dimensional advanced version... For which Kannada audience are not ready yet...

Story starts with a interview in a press premises secretly of a author/ Ananth sir.. For why government wants to ban on his work " Now the actual story starts within that four walls .... That will be your eyes n ears... To climax... Thou"/ it seems within this understanding Still There is another angle to it "a local reporter goes on recording in writing from ordinary man who knows about mumbai rowdy Rocky"... Out of that four walls (actually isn't)......

One should gave little bit more attention to the narration then you will swim in kgfs ocean.... easily or else you may have to watch it in better screen

Hero's mother character (from a small village near Mysore called baira) is still kept a secret in chapter 1... Who why where when what to whom all ... It may unfold only chapter 2

Who is surya vardhan(from kgf???) " who invents gold in kgf"... Needs little details in ..chapter 2.

I bet every character is in this film will haunts you... Main to small they all have same importance n significance ... n bike n drinks bottles in first half or hand written story telling posters in second half...

No unnecessary hype to Hero character.... The force n content of the film is such that one can feel his presence in such a manner... Heroin.... Character strikes at first sight From Vashista to Suresh Or Achyuth to children characters ... Will occupy your imaginations.... No nonsense scene or characters u may come across"

BGM n songs .... Are well thought crafted..each characters have their own signature sounds in this movie ... and special about the songs are come only in background and are situational don't have lip sinking scenes except the item song .. at the par with Hollywood standard...... Grueling sound of kgf villain character or eagles sound like craft for hero are just osm

Cinematography .... Bow one word ... Not justified I've seen many big English franchise n few Chinese movie makers of this level.... Entire movie seems to be rushing on screen but it is deliberately done master craft... Just you need a sophisticated screen n sound systems To experience it.... Blink u gone it" Which pulls you to the edges of the seats From beaches of Mumbai to streets of then Bangalore to dark n dust of kgf forbidden hills" let it be Aerial to underground shots ... Wow

Production.... No vfx... It is real n actual story telling film Any fool can estimate n feel it on screen ..

Direction... He is from other planet.... If not India We all should be proud he is from our Karnataka...... Words can't explain his work... Any film lover will admire n Adore his work after watching kgf film
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10/10
Kgf movie Reviem
anilparappanavara21 December 2018
Its an amazing movie. Wow,what a cinematography and prashant neel work is simply awesome and yashgaru acting is at peak level. Ravigaru music and bgm is superr and climax is very interesting and villains acting is also superr. One word for movie is :ultimate
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10/10
An amazing visual treat
harishk-5240821 December 2018
Excellent movie just mind-blowing....! Yash screen presence is treat to watch
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10/10
Blockbuster
mukthar-7002521 December 2018
Blockbuster movie, great direction and action, superb acting, awesome cinematography, gripping story
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10/10
What a mind-blowing movie...!!
mahanteshd21 December 2018
This is an awesome movie I've seen after a long time...Kannada industry need movies like this...the film making is just superb... after the interval...the film feels a bit boring like 10-15 mins..but over all the movie is damn good...
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10/10
Blockbuster...!!!
chandrumadhu56521 December 2018
An amazing movie with solid story and awesome action sequences. Yash's screen presence is too good to watch.
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10/10
Just One word: Magnificent!!
kamblekau11 February 2019
One of the best movies of 2018. Action scenes are to the best. Story scores 100/100 marks. This movie is above bahubali 2. Great concept! Great action scenes! Slow motion has been used to the limits which is excellent!
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10/10
HATSOFF ROCKY BHAI!!!!!
suhas_bt21 December 2018
I fall short of explaining how epic this movie is!! This movie deserves to be the best movies 2018 in Indian cinema. Be it the emotions in film, action, direction, acting, songs, music everything is almost perfect. This movie was successful to keep the audience to edge of the seats through out the movie.

I am not going to ruin or spoil the show by revealing more about the movie!! If you love movies, then don't even think of missing this EPIC movie. This deserves to be watched on BIG SCREEN.

I would have given 9 star, but i am giving 10 star because its coming from Kannada film industry. This is the first step by KFI to give world class Cinema. 1 extra star for directors and actors commitment and hard work. Total 10/10 from me
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