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A visually rich story of greed and gold

Tumbbad is a bit like that - which really isn't a bad thing. Barve is a director with vision and a voice, and his film will undoubtedly spawn a cult of admirers. And, ideally, imitators. If there's one thing Tumbbad has to say, it is that all gods need believers.(more)

Source: Raja Sen., Hindustan Times


A gorgeous looking, intriguing morality tale

Debutant director Rahi Anil Barve has a distinct voice. Tumbbad is a gorgeous looking, intriguing morality tale which both entrances and repulses: it's not something I will forget.(more)

Source: Shubhra Gupta, Indian Express


A psychological horror film with strong visuals and metaphors.

umbbad is a moody and atmospheric film. Some viewers may find the film a little too deep and disturbing, but fans of Hollywood horror films will be reminded of memorable movies in the genre like Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and Eraserhead (1977). This one is genuinely scary.(more)

Source: Rachit Gupta, Times Of India


A fairytale for grown ups

The parable of Tumbbad is out to de-humanise Vinayak Rao, but Sohum Shah preserves his humanity. The film is straight Church Work. But Shah keeps even his curses close to prayers.(more)

Source: Sreehari Nair, Rediff.com


TUMBBAD rests on a unique concept but the disjointed narrative spoils the show.

TUMBBAD's first few minutes should not be missed at any cost. The entire legend of the village and Hastar is explained here and missing this bit would prove detrimental. The film is divided into three chapters. The first chapter, involving Vinayak�s childhood, is disturbing and needlessly gory. It d...(more)

Source: Bollywood Hungama News Network, Bollywood Hungama


Ship of Theseus team redefines horror with this genre-defying folksy fantasy flick

Tumbbad comes from the fact that Barve and his co-writers offer no answers, making this a delightfully intriguing film.(more)

Source: Anna MM Vetticad, Firstpost.com


Never Knew Fear Could Look So Beautiful!

Tumbbad is one magnificent looking film. A dark fusion of horror, fantasy, drama and thriller - the story of Tumbbad is surely to haunt your thoughts even after you leave the cinema hall. A treat for the lovers of this genre.(more)

Source: Umesh Punwani, Koimoi

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Arun Sundar

Good film.. visually well presented and reasonably engaging watch. BGM is subtle and presentation is realistic. Some portions are not very convincing enough including the climax. (more)

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