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Shaitan critic rating (Hindustan Times): 3
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Shaitan critic rating (Times of India): 3.5

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Shaitan  (2011 - Hindi)

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Shaitan critics rating: 3.3 out of 5 3.3/5 (11 critics)

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  • Divya Solgama


    Shaitan rating: 7 out of 10

    By Divya Solgama(08 Jun 2011)

    In 1974 A small budget film got released with a name ‘Shaitan’ starring Anil Dhawan, Sharmila Tagore and Shatrughan Sinha. Later several films having this word in their names got released but most of them were ‘B’ grade flicks or crap horror films. Films like Pyaasa Shaitan, Insaan Aur Shaitan, Shaitan Mujrim, etc associated the name of devil with the horror genre. Decades later Anuraag Kashyap brings the Devil name back in his production, but this time associating the devil name with the human, exploring the devil within. Let’s find out what lays beneath this flick?

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  • Plaban

    Shaitaan: This one's a good devil!

    Shaitan rating: 8 out of 10

    By Plaban (11 Jun 2011)

    Any movie that has some association with Anurag Kashyap does start with an additional baggage to deliver at the intellectual level and Shaitaan definitely does that.

    Bejoy Nambiar has taken up a story which draws quite a few similarities to that of PAANCH. But is this PAANCH - Reloaded, well I dont think so. Where it is different from PAANCH is, it doesnt only follow the 5 youngsters, it also details the evils in police department, it talks about the candy floss existence of certain portion of the society and the way it has been made, these are things that makes ... » read more

  • varun kumar


    Shaitan rating: 0 out of 10

    By varun kumar(11 Jun 2011)


    This could have been a superb piece of cinema with more control, a more interwoven script and an unflinching engagement with evil. Ultimately, it seems like a lukewarm follow-up to Kashyap’s Paanch and Dev.D. Even so, Nambiar is one of the brightest debuts in Hindi cinema in recent times. Watch Shaitan only for Nambiar’s imagination and pluck for visual orchestration. » read more

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