Critic reviews of

Jaane Tu...Ya Jaane Na  (2008 - Hindi)

Jaane Tu...Ya Jaane Na cumulative rating: 3.85 out of 53.85/5 (125 users)

Jaane Tu...Ya Jaane Na critics rating: 3.4 out of 5 3.4/5 (6 critics)

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It’s a zest fest. Fresh out of college, the graduates are chewing the air, streaking their hair, spinning around on double dates, swigging colas by the crates. And yeah, they have to get serious, quit being delirious and all that pop-rock-fusion jazzmore

Two decades ago, the Mansoor Khan-helmed QAYAMAT SE QAYAMAT TAK, starring two newcomers [Aamir Khan, Juhi Chawla], focused on teenage love, with parental opposition acting as an obstacle. The story wasn't new, but the treatment was fresh and inventivemore

Satyajit Ray once said about Jean Luc Godard that he knew the rules and that’s why he could break them. Forgive the parallel, but Abbas Tyrewala (who wrote Main Hoon Naa) knows the filmi pharmoola well enough to twist it, tease it and serve a real lip-smacker.more

IT'S the frivolity of the tale that does it in. Yes, Jaane Tu...could actually have been paisa vasool fare with it's coming-of-age tale of two college friends who discover they can be lovers too. In fact, the film has its moments: great restraint, some funny sit-com, a pleasant and youthful lead pairmore

Taare Zameen Par saw last year off and now Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na breezes in half way through an otherwise lackluster year making us thankful to Aamir Khan for producing two of the better films of the last seven months.more

My favourite moment in Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na -- and there are many -- comes early on, when Ratna Pathak Shah, playing Jai's mother, is shocked to see a sobbing Aditi being led into the house. Jai (Imran Khan) explains that she has just realised college is finally over.more