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8 Ratings

Umrao Jaan

Directed by J.P. Dutta
India, 2006
Drama, Romance


Aishwarya Rai stars in director J.P. Dutta’s remake about a poor girl who is sold into a brothel, where she’s transformed into the courtesan Umrao Jaan and falls in love with Nawab Sultan.

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Umrao Jaan Directed by J.P. Dutta

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  • ramosbarajas's rating of the film Umrao Jaan

    A complete spectacle. This is my first introduction to Blollywood so I do not know if the film is good or not, especially to Indian standards. There were many great moments and many that were not that good. At three hours, I get that it's a sight, but sometimes it dragged. I realized that all the music numbers accounted for 40 minutes of the film. It's definitely different, just not sure if that's a good thing.

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