Delhi Belly

Metascore
66

Generally favorable reviews - based on 6 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6

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Critic Reviews

  1. Reviewed by: Lisa Tsering
    Jul 4, 2011
    70
    Director Abhinay Deo and producer Aamir Khan's gleeful experiment in "Hangover"-caliber humor delivers the laughs, and its young stars, including Khan's nephew, A-lister Imran Khan, rise to the challenge.
  2. Reviewed by: Rachel Saltz
    Jul 1, 2011
    70
    It also shows, perceptively and often sweetly, a broader slice of young, urban, educated life in India as the three deal with careers, love and happiness.
  3. Reviewed by: Kevin Thomas
    Jun 30, 2011
    70
    Akshat Verma's script is imaginative and funny, the film's stars are engaging and Delhi Belly adds up to pleasing escapist fare.
  4. Reviewed by: Ronnie Scheib
    Jun 30, 2011
    70
    A smartly paced, highly entertaining Bollywood gagfest. No comic masterpiece, perky pic nevertheless boasts likable characters, colorful villains, well-timed gags and Ram Sampath's extremely catchy tunes, all woven into a seamless, escalating whole.
  5. Reviewed by: Nick Pinkerton
    Jun 28, 2011
    70
    Delhi Belly's rare singing-and-dancing production numbers play classical Bollywood glitz for pure kitsch, the Ram Sampath–composed soundtrack otherwise tending toward up-tempo sing-along rock, including a hit song ("DK Bose") with a subliminally dirty chorus.
  6. Reviewed by: Simon Abrams
    Jun 29, 2011
    50
    In spite of its conspicuously crude sense of humor, Delhi Belly is much more family-minded and innocent than it would like its young target audience to believe.
User Score
6.6

Generally favorable reviews- based on 7 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Sep 10, 2011
    9
    Fun filled movie for those who don't mind obscenity. I personally loved it and laughed (quite shamelessly at points) through sections of theFun filled movie for those who don't mind obscenity. I personally loved it and laughed (quite shamelessly at points) through sections of the movie which other folks thought was gross.

    If you don't mind this kind of humour and obscenity, you'll love this movie. I know I did ;)
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  2. Oct 14, 2015
    9
    I wouldn't mind more Bollywood movies like this. Maybe it's plot is not perfect, maybe the obscenities are not for everyone but it's a step inI wouldn't mind more Bollywood movies like this. Maybe it's plot is not perfect, maybe the obscenities are not for everyone but it's a step in the right direction; towards smarter, cooler, more diverse and hopefully, better films. All that being said though, even if you don't take it as a bold slash to begin the bleeding out of the never-ending runt of "Hackneyed Bollywood", as I've come to call it, it still stands as a really funny film with some unique set-pieces and a terrific cast. It's, maybe, an 8. Full Review »