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District 9 cumulative rating: 3.65 out of 53.65/5 (20 users)

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  • Aakash Barvalia

    District 9 rating: 10 out of 10

    By Aakash Barvalia(18 Sep 2009)

    I am just speechless!

    This movie is way…way above than the usual of our Terminators, Transformers, or any other Sci-Fi movie.

    District 9 is one of those movies which should not be missed by any chance. Especially for those who love to watch any kind of Sci-Fi or thriller kind of films.

    I am just amazed watching this film and just…speechless. Don’t know what to say. Thoroughly impressed right from the beginning. And till the last frame completed, I said, “Phew!!!! What a movie man!!”

    As always we know that the start of the film is the ... » read more

  • Mitesh Shah

    District 9 rating: 10 out of 10

    By Mitesh Shah(24 Sep 2009)

    Sci Fi with a difference!

    There are few genres in film that have become as stale as sci-fi. It usually a go to when the producers want to make a cheap action movie, a snide social commentary or make a nonsensical make sense. It has become riddled with clichés and over all bad story telling.

    While District 9 seemed unique, I was quite confident that it was to be a usual alien invasion movie: peaceful aliens pushed to the breaking point, cowardly protagonist becomes macho hero, and all is well as the aliens sail off into the sunset. This could not be further ... » read more

  • Niti Parekh

    District 9 rating: 8 out of 10

    By Niti Parekh(25 Sep 2009)

    The best movie you will see this year!

    The movie has a lot of different elements that make it work. I think the way Peter Jackson messes with the idea of empathy is genius. I fought with myself through the movie, trying to decide what emotions to feel--or what emotions were "right" to feel. This movie messes with you in a very powerful way. It is, in a lot of ways, very disturbing--and yet, in the same way, powerfully moving. Perhaps, even possibly...beautiful!

    I saw District 9 with my friends I didn't want to see it but they pushed me into it. After ... » read more

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