Movie Review: Kidnap (2008)

1.5 Stars (out of 4)

Buy or rent the movie at iTunes
Buy the DVD at Amazon
Buy the soundtrack at Amazon

After a wealthy businessman’s daughter is kidnapped, he jumps through the kidnapper’s hoops to get her back. The melodramatic story is entertaining at first, until the tasks assigned by the kidnapper  (e.g., robberies, jailbreaks, and murders) become increasingly unrealistic and tedious. Kidnap also ends on a morally unfathomable note. Still, there’s something satisfying about seeing paunchy 49-year-old Sanjay Dutt (as the businessman) nimbly running, jumping, and motorcycling like a man half his age.

No Rating (violence); 149 minutes

This review originally appeared in The Naperville Sun on October 9, 2008

Advertisements

6 thoughts on “Movie Review: Kidnap (2008)

  1. Pingback: Movie Review: Blue (2009) « Access Bollywood

  2. Pingback: Streaming Video News: September 19, 2013 | Access Bollywood

  3. Pingback: Streaming Video News: September 18, 2015 | Access Bollywood

  4. Pingback: Streaming Video News: June 16, 2017 | Access Bollywood

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s