Read the Section 375 Movie Reviews Starring Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadda, Meera Chopra.
Section 375 Reviews
Ratings: 6.17/10

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Bollywood Hindi Movie Section 375 Reviews and Ratings from Top Film Critics.
Director: Ajay Bahl
Producer: Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, SCIPL
Writer: Manish Gupta
Genre: Courtroom Drama
Release Date: 13 September 2019

Monika Rawal Kukreja | Hindustan Times: 3/5
Akshaye Khanna and Richa Chadha’s courtroom drama is a brave film that makes you think and raises important questions ... Full Review

Sreeparna Sengupta | Times of India: 4/5
‘Section 375’ is an audacious effort. It is a relevant film that tackles a complex issue and one that will engage, inform and open up debates ... Full Review

Shubra Gupta | The Indian Express: 3/5
Section 375 is a solid courtroom drama, with good performances all round, which keeps us engaged right through, even through some of the film’s hiccups ... Full Review

Shilajit Mitra | The New Indian Express: 2/5
A sneaky courtroom drama that pretends to be neutral. Akshaye Khanna delivers an involved performance in a film that uses impartiality as a front ... Full Review

Rohit Vats | News18: 3/5
For most part of it, Section 375 keeps you confused about the possible outcome of the case, and that’s a moral victory the director can claim ... Full Review

Rajeev Masand | News18: 3.5/5
Section 375 is a well-made film with a persuasive argument that is nevertheless disturbing ... Full Review

Bollywood Hungama: 3/5
SECTION 375 is a hard-hitting courtroom drama that raises some important points ... Full Review

Umesh Punwani | Koimoi: 3.5/5
Cinema Beyond Entertainment! It demands your attention and you'll not mind giving every minute of it ... Full Review

Kennith Rosario | The Hindu: 1/5
Myopic, ignorant and a train wreck ... Full Review

Karan Sanjay Shah | Rediff: 3/5
Section 375 is an engaging courtroom drama that deserves a watch ... Full Review

Sonali Kokra | FirstPost: 3/5
Section 375 isn't a bad film, but furthers a dangerously toxic 'message' in the garb of being nuanced ... Full Review

Nandini Ramnath | Scroll: 2/5
It is necessary to hear the support for patriarchy laid out by Section 375 – just as it is possible, in a democracy, to decide for yourself whether the movie is an effective legal drama or a bilious defence of deeply entrenched sexism in Bollywood ... Full Review

Mohar Basu | Mid-Day: 4/5
Akshaye-Richa's Impassioned Courtroom Drama Is One Of The Best Films Of The Year ... Full Review

Devesh Sharma | Filmfare: 3/5
Purely on cinematic merit, it's a well-crafted, well-acted film ... Full Review

Rahul Desai | Film Companion: 3/5
A Heavy-Handed But Effective Riff On The Discourse Of Sexual Abuse. The film does an effective job of contextualizing the collateral damage – the “MenToo” fallout – without explicitly taking sides ... Full Review

IANS | Sify: 3.5/5
Akshaye, Richa shine in this courtroom drama. Section 375 is a brave and relevant film that tackles the laws made to protect women ... Full Review

Madhuri | Filmi Beat: 3/5
While the film does have its set of flaws, it still makes up for a well-researched, relevant and hard-hitting watch ... Full Review

Baradwaj Rangan: 3/5
A well-made courtroom drama that careens provocatively between #MeToo and #MenToo ... Full Review

Suyog Zore | Cinestaan: 5/5
Well-executed courtroom drama that gives timely message. Each revelation in the case makes you question your own judgement about right and wrong ... Full Review

Shalu Singh | India TV: 3.5/5
Not just another courtroom drama; pertinent and gripping. Akshaye Khanna and Richa Chadha's Section 375 raises some serious questions and asks whether you know the difference between will and consent ... Full Review

Economic Times: 3/5
Sensitivity of writer-director is impressive; Akshaye Khanna shines throughout. The film doesn’t get preachy or flippant, and will revive fresh debate on the issue ... Full Review

Sameer Salunkhe | Cine Blitz: 3.5/5
Akshaye Khanna spearheads Section 375 with his brilliant performance but the film’s real strength lies in its clever writing and direction ... Full Review

Vishal Verma | Glamsham: 4/5
Intensely Powerful, Well Etched & Relevant ... Full Review

Piyasree Dasgupta | The Huffington Post: 1/5
Which World Do This Film’s Makers Live In? This Akshaye Khanna-Richa Chadda starrer is an irresponsible, and dangerous film ... Full Review

The National: 3.5/5
Section 375 is a gripping ride that keeps viewers engrossed in a courtroom drama as two lawyers debate a high-profile and highly-publicised rape case ... Full Review

Tanul Thakur | The Wire: 2/5
Another Bollywood Movie That Upholds the Status Quo. As Ajay Bahl's film is unraveling its plot, it is also (inadvertently) revealing itself. ... Full Review

Suresh Mathew | The Quint: 3.5/5
‘Section 375’ Is a Tricky But Compelling Watch ... Full Review

Manjusha Radhakrishnan | Gulf News: 3.5/5
While the developments in the second half require you to suspend belief and is frustratingly convenient, it’s not wholly unbelievable. While you may not be thrilled at where the film is headed, the right thing to do is to give the searing ‘Section 375’ a fair trial ... Full Review

R.M. Vijayakar | India West: 4.5/5
Outstanding Issue-Based Courtroom Drama that Does a Reality Check ... Full Review

Vaibhavi V Risbood | PinkVilla: 3/5
Section 375 is a riveting courtroom drama that highlights ‘legality and technicalities of law’ takes prominence over ‘perceived justice’ ... Full Review

Arnab Banerjee | Asian Age: 2.5/5
It has its subtleties, and invites us to think, not only about justice and the law but also about guilt and complicity. That it also gives us a skewed perception of the rapist or the victim’s powerless rage is a derivative that viewers leave the theatre with ... Full Review

Poulomi Das | Arre: 2/5
Section 375 is a sneaky, smug, and ignorant proclamation of "Not All Men" that comes at the expense of the Me Too movement. It doesn't just argue that the system is corrupted to a point where justice is a foregone conclusion. But that women seek revenge by filing false rape charges and the system enables them ... Full Review

Pramit Chatterjee | Mashable: 3.5/5
Section 375 is one of the most relevant films in existence that boasts of Akshaye Khanna and Richa Chadha's powerful performances. However, the script's weird moral stance stops it from being truly brilliant ... Full Review

Meetu | Wogma: 3.5/5
Well-made? Sure. Good performances? Absolutely. Well-written? Crisp. Did I like it? No. But then, shouldn’t a movie be made on men’s rights? Oh absolutely. And a round of slow-clap for that ... Full Review

Subhojit Ghosh | IWM Buzz: 3/5
However, one must watch the movie and understand that it is of utmost importance for every Indian to be 200% aware of rape laws in the country. And Section 375 will definitely work as a bonzer forerunner for the same ... Full Review