Movie Reviews: Talvar
Talvar movie directed by Meghna Gulzar is a bollywood documentary movie based on a real life based story of Arushi Talwar’s Murder. This movie is a thriller murder mystery drama written and produced by Vishal Bhardwaj. This movie is based on a real incident that took place in year 2008 at Noida Location. This drama has a twist of double murder case, in which a 14 year teenage girl and her family servant were found dead in the morning. It was a clear double murder case where both girl and servant were killed with a same instrument. In the whole drama, girl’s parents were convicted for the murders.
This movie has also released in abroad countries with English title “GUILTY”. In the movie, CBI has suspected the other servants as the murderers and portrayed the parents as guilty and innocent in this double murder case.
Actor Irfan Khan and Sohum Shah played role of CBI investigators, actress Konkona Sen and actor Neeraj Kabi played role of victim’s parents and actress Tabu was seen in a guest appearance playing role of Irfan Khan’s wife.
Talvar movie was produced by The Times of India Group and Junglee Pictures. Originally movie’s title was set as Nyodda which later on changed to Talvar/Guilty. Movie’s premier was released in September 2015 at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Director of the movie Meghna Gulzar when asked about the idea of the movie stated that her script of Talvar is completely neutral and objective. Her main aim to bring this case in front of the whole world is to make people aware about the case. There were so many reviewers who mentioned that the movie is totally designed to donate sympathy towards the parents.
Full Cast of the Movie ‘Talvar’:
• Irrfan Khan as Ashwin Kumar, role played as CBI officer.
• Tabu as Reema Kumar, wife of Ashwin Kumar (Guest Appererence)
• Ayesha Parveen as Shruti Tandon(Girl who was murdered)
• Neeraj Kabi as Ramesh Tandon(Victim’s father)
• Konkona Sen Sharma as Nutan Tandon, (Victim’s mother)
• Sohum Shah as ACP Vedant Mishra, an assitant of Ashwin Kumar
• Gajraj Rao as Inspector Dhaniram
• Atul Kumar as Paul, the investigator who replaces Ashwin Kumar
• Sumit Gulati as Kanhaiya (Suspected servant)
• Prakash Belawadi as Swamy,
• Shishir Sharma as JK Dixit(role played as CBI Chief)
According to our daily rport, the movie was overall reviewed as a very perfectly picturized double murder drama. Although it doesn’t had perfect end but it was enjoyed by the viewers.