Madras Cafe

Madras Cafe
Madras Cafe
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Verdict: Madras Cafe is a well-made film with good performances. The gripping second half makes up for the sluggish first half. Watch it for a riveting history lesson mixed with intense drama.

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Runtime : 2 hours 10 min

Plot: An Indian Intelligence agent (played by John Abraham) journeys into a war torn coastal island, to break a resolute rebel group. He deftly maneuvers his resources to make significant breakthroughs, amidst a scenario where the enemy has no face and the only counsel is ‘don’t get caught’. At various junctions he meets a charismatic and passionate journalist (played by Nargis Fakhri) who is following her will to reflect the truth behind the civil war. The story unfolds as their quest for the truth reveals a deeper conspiracy, by a faceless enemy, united to seize a common nemesis – India



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Aneela Zeb Babar Movie Jockey
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124 4.0/5
Such a long journey, Mr Abraham. A journalist in post-Taliban Afghanistan. An American Muslim in post-9/11 New York. And now a RAW agent in the mon... read more
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Smita Vyas Kumar Smita Vyas Kumar Movie Jockey
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40 3.0/5
One of the big rules of storytelling is 'Show, don't tell'.  Normally, this advice is given to writers. Maybe, Shoojit Sircar would have done ... read more
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Nikhil Arora Nikhil Arora Movie Jockey
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Fragile Tension 7 months, 3 weeks ago
36 3.0/5
Madras Café is a political docu-drama. This is a euphemism for films, which have a thin story and rely more on real events and its dramatiza... read more
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Inspector VIjay Inspector VIjay Movie Jockey
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30 3.5/5
Many times there are films that intrigue you with their promos & disappoint when you watch them. Then there are those with half-baked promotion... read more
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Rony D'costa Rony D'costa Movie Jockey
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Caffeine Kick Aug 26, 2013
29 3.5/5
Plot:  John Abraham is sent on a covert mission to Jaafna in Srilanka to contain the LTF situation. His job is to reign in the leader of LTF. ... read more
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