Alif
2D

Alif

Hindi
Drama
03 Feb, 2017
2 hrs 00 mins
74%
154 votes
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Narrated by Jaya Bachchan, Alif is a movie about a father, his son and his ambition to make him a doctor. His fight with the orthodox seminary education and his fellow neighbours.
Marketed as a festival film, Alif has many good points, along with a strong story, which shows how an orthodox approach to education, in this case in Islam, can ruin lives; both young and old. However, execution and performances fail this film from rising above being anything more than a film with a message. The actors are shrill and over the top in their performances barring Danish, who plays it so understated that his emotions barely come through. Neelima is the only saving grace, as she brings a certain warmth and humanity to this bleak landscape. ...Read full review
Alif has a strong message that loses its impact in a half baked script and poor execution. ...Read full review

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