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Shootout at Lokhandwala

Directed by Apoorva Lakhia
India, 2006
Action, Drama, Crime

Synopsis

Based on a true story, this action film follows an incident that stunned a nation in the early 1990s. In Mumbai, India, the notorious gangster Maya holds off veteran cop Khan and a force of more than 200 policemen in a six-hour bloody gunfight.

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Shootout at Lokhandwala Directed by Apoorva Lakhia

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  • Nick Schwab's rating of the film Shootout at Lokhandwala

    Flat dialogue, static characterization, and awkward acting. The editing of the action scenes are jarring in their flow of the shot transitions, completely killing the rush of adrenaline. And these scenes also have one of the most annoyingly obtrusive music scores I have heard in a while. The plot sequencing is also irritatingly and uselessly done in flashback, destroying the stories in-the-moment sensibility.

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