The Lunchbox Image
Metascore
76

Generally favorable reviews - based on 29 Critics

User Score
7.9

Generally favorable reviews- based on 32 Ratings

Summary: A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an old man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Gradually, this fantasy threatens to overwhelm their reality.
Runtime: 104 min
Rating: Rated PG for thematic material and smoking
Official Site: http://www.cinemosaic.net/films/dabba.html
Production: Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg
Genres: Drama, Romance
Countries: USA, Germany, India, France
Languages: English, Hindi
Home Release Date: Jul 1, 2014
Director Credit
Ritesh Batra Director
Writer Credit
Ritesh Batra Screenplay
Rutvik Oza Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Irrfan Khan Saajan Fernandes
Lillete Dubey Ila's Mother
Nimrat Kaur Ila
Nowaz Shaikh
Cast Credit
Aarti Rathod Saajan's Neighbor
Akash Sinha Himself
Bharati Achrekar Mrs. Deshpande
Denzil Smith Mr. Shroff
Irrfan Khan Saajan Fernandes
Krishna Bai Toothless Woman
Lillete Dubey Ila's Mother
Lokesh Raj Duke's Owner
Nakul Vaid Rajeev
Nasir Khan Ila's Father
Nimrat Kaur Ila
Nowaz Shaikh
Raj Rishi More Ila's Brother
Sadashiv Kondaji Pokarkar Dabbawallah At Ila's House
Shruti Bapna Mehrunnisa
Swapnil Shirirao Duke's Waiter
Yashvi Puneet Nagar Yavshi
Producer Credit
Anurag Kashyap Producer
Arun Rangachari Producer
Benny Drechsel Co-Producer
Cédomir Kolar Co-Producer
Danis Tanovic Co-Producer
Guneet Monga Producer
Irrfan Khan Executive Producer
John F. Lyons Associate Producer
Karsten Stöter Co-Producer
Lydia Dean Pilcher Executive Producer
Marc Baschet Co-Producer
Meraj Shaikh Line Producer
Nina Lath Gupta Co-Producer
Nittin Keni Co-Producer
Ritesh Batra Executive Producer
Sahab Narain Associate Producer
Shaan Vyas Associate Producer: AKFPL
Shahnaab Alam Co-Producer
Shivani Saran Supervising Producer
Siddharth Roy Kapur Co-Producer
Smriti Jain Line Producer
Sunil John Co-Producer
Vikramjit Roy Executive Producer
Vivek Rangachari Co-Producer
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