Verdict: Film Critics have given Mixed Reviews to The Ghazi Attack Movie Starring Rana Daggubati, Atul Kulkarni, Kay Kay Menon, Taapsee Pannu, Rahul Singh.
The Ghazi Attack Reviews
Ratings: 5.96/10

Score: 59%
Reviews Counted: 32
: 19 | : 13

Read Telugu Hindi The Ghazi Attack Movie Reviews.
Director: Sankalp Reddy
Producer: Anvesh Reddy, Venkataramana Reddy, Prasad V Potluri, NM Pasha
Writer: Azad Alam, Gangaraju Gunnam
Genre: War
Release Date: 17 February 2017

Gautaman Bhaskaran | Hindustan Times: 4/5 | 8/10
Really, an engaging piece of cinema ... Full Review

Renuka Vyavahare | Times of India: 3/5 | 6/10
While the visuals and special effects lack finesse, the film compensates for it with its riveting story. The second half keeps you on the edge of your seat as the submarines go head-to-head ... Full Review

Rohit Vats | News18: 1/5 | 2/10
Poor Script, Flawed Direction Dilutes The Impact ... Full Review

The Indian Express: 1.5/5 | 3/10
Rana Daggubati and Kay Kay Menon film could have been an engrossing crisis-at-sea drama but the film is so busy slaying Pakistanis that it loses sight of its core strengths ... Full Review

The New Indian Express: 3.5/5 | 7/10
A gripping underwater battle. Ghazi grips you from the first frame to the last and stays true to the genre, which is a rarity in Indian cinema ... Full Review

Saibal Chatterjee | NDTV: 2.5/5 | 5/10
The film delivers many a riveting moment and is bolstered by the talent of a few capable actors. Its plot however, is devoid of any mystery ... Full Review

Bollywood Hungama: 3.5/5 | 7/10
THE GHAZI ATTACK is a gripping war drama that leaves a stunning impact. At the Box-Office, the positive word of mouth will help the film in a big way. Definitely, a must watch ... Full Review

Koimoi: 3/5 | 6/10
The Ghazi Attack has a riveting story and good performances from its lead cast. It lacks perfection in terms of its visual appeal ... Full Review

FirstPost: 2.5/5 | 5/10
The Ghazi Attack is an ambitious film for a first-timer and director Sankalp Reddy does capture the frenzy of an underwater confrontation with some finesse ... Full Review

India Today: 4/5 | 8/10
Stripped of all the saturated fats that we associate with Indian war films (courtesy JP Dutta) such as sentimental backstories of soldiers, romantic subplots that only serve to bore and unrealistic heroism, The Ghazi Attack, helmed by first-time filmmaker Sankalp Reddy, deserves kudos for its smart, smart filmmaking ... Full Review

The Hindu: 3.5 | 7/10
Most of the time you are looking at characters in submarines. But it’s still a worthy trip to take, with cinematographer Madhie and K’s background score adding to a fine cinematic experience ... Full Review

Rediff: 4/5 | 8/10
The Ghazi Attack is a riveting telling of a war story and absence of any unwanted distraction is only justified ... Full Review

DNAIndia: 2.5/5 | 5/10
Watch it once. More so, if you haven’t watched the likes of Hollywood films Crimson Tide or U-571. Watch this one for Rana and some great underwater action sequences ... Full Review

Reuters: - | 5/10
The Ghazi Attack is stylishly shot and employs technology on screen better than many other Bollywood films, but its story-telling is reminiscent of patriotic films from the 60s and 70s ... Full Review

Nandini Ramnath | Scroll: - | 4/10
The Ghazi Attack is billed as the first Indian movie to be set on a submarine. It is also the first Indian movie to mine nationalism at the very depths of the ocean ... Full Review

Deccan Chronicle: 2.5/5 | 5/10
Don’t expect the chills you get after seeing films like Border, Chak De India, Rang De Basanti or Dangal. Watch it for its performances and technicalities ... Full Review

Mayank Shekhar | Mid-Day: 3/5 | 6/10
Yup, you don’t take your eyes off the screen. The production design appears exceptional, because it’s unexpected. We don’t make such movies in India, even while we’ve been watching such from the West since forever ... Full Review

Filmfare: 3/5 | 6/10
This taut thriller has a no nonsense approach. There are no songs, masala twists and over the top action. This is a good clean thriller that makes good with history and the naval setting ... Full Review

Subhash K Jha: 2/5 | 4/10
The Ghazi Attack Looks Patriotic But Mediocre ... Full Review

Sify: 4/5 | 8/10
A brilliant film…Three rousing cheers to producer PVP Cinemas for pumping in so much money, effort and technical expertise into this movie ... Full Review

Filmi Beat: 3/5 | 6/10
If you ain’t in the mood for some lovey-dovey watch, then ‘The Ghazi Attack’ is a perfect pick for you to turn back the pages of the Indian history and revisit a gripping tale of unsung heroes who risked their lives to rescue the tricolor! ... Full Review

Friday Moviez: 2.5/5 | 5/10
It’s been long since we have had a war film and what’s better is that debutante director Sankalp Reddy’s ‘The Ghazi Attack’ is a complete underwater affair, in fact its India’s first underwater war film. So go watch it ... Full Review

Cinestaan: 3/4 | 8/10
Though sailing into debatable history, debutante director Sankalp Reddy's Indo-Pak naval war drama is highly compelling and entertaining. Kay Kay Menon, Rana Daggubati deliver a powerful performance ... Full Review

India Glitz: 3.5/5 | 7/10
‘The Ghazi Attack’ is a meticulous attempt with some great performances by the lead actors. Such movies are different and deserves to be seen and should be supported for the betterment of our film industry ... Full Review

Glamsham: 3.5/5 | 7/10
THE GHAZI ATTACK is a rare phenomenon on Indian screen. We don’t have much war epics and further its shows underwater submarine combats and most important in today’s Bollywood days – this ode to Mother India doesn’t feature the current poster boy of patriotism Akshay Kumar and still its satisfyingly entertaining cinema that rings the right bells on our macho patriotisms meter ... Full Review

The Quint: 3.5/5 | 7/10
While the high drama sometimes takes away from the real action, the performances by all three are so restrained and sincere that you know the film will be anchored to safety ... Full Review

India West: 4/5 | 8/10
Terse, Crisp, Edge-of-Seat Narration of Dramatized History ... Full Review

Bollywood Life: 3.5/5 | 7/10
If you want to see an inspiring story into which great effort has been put in to make it as real as possible, The Ghazi Attack is definitely for you. Also, there’s Kay Kay Menon ... Full Review

PinkVilla: 70% | 7/10
Rana is in top form but Kay Kay Menon wins your heart in this scintillating watch. If you don’t nitpick and want to watch a genuinely uplifting film, this should be your go-to stop ... Full Review

Wogma: - | 5/10
An uncomfortable, edgy watch. If only, the consistency in tone had stuck through the other departments of the film – especially the writing ... Full Review

Now Running: 2/5 | 4/10
Shoddily made, with terrible special effects and worse physics, you will be bombarded with melodrama and patriotism that will make you upchuck. Completely avoidable ... Full Review

The News Minute: - | 5/10
‘The Ghazi Attack’ has moments of thrill, but ends in a damp squib. The film takes care to stay true to the undersea context, and that’s half the battle won at least ... Full Review