Verdict: Critics have given Positive Reviews to Bombay Begums Web Series Starring Pooja Bhatt, Shahana Goswami, Amruta Subhash, Plabita Borthakur.
Bombay Begums Reviews
Ratings: 6.23/10

Score: 86%
Reviews Counted: 28
: 24 | : 4

Indian Hindi Netflix Original TV Show Bombay Begums Reviews.
Director: Alankrita Shrivastava
Writer: Alankrita Shrivastava
Genre: Drama
Release Date: 8 March 2021

Rohan Naahar | Hindustan Times: - | 7/10
Pooja Bhatt is brilliant in Alankrita Shrivastava's inelegant but empowering Netflix show ... Full Review

Anumpama Chopra: - | 6/10
Bombay Begums isn't lacking in its emotions. These are the women, I want to spend time on ... Full Review

Shubra Gupta | The Indian Express: - | 8/10
Flawed, real and laughing women make this Netflix series come alive. The most powerful element in Alankrita Srivastava’s films is the recognition of women’s desire, and how its absence can create permanent hollowness ... Full Review

The New Indian Express: - | 5/10
Bombay begums is intricate but underwhelming. None of the characters spell out their relationship with the city. Like their deepest bonds, they leave it all unsaid ... Full Review

Rohit Vats | News18: 2/5< | 4/10br /> The show seems to be in a rush to give a clean-chit to the women, who were themselves doing a lot of wrongs. A balanced approach might have found the viewers rooting a little more for them ... Full Review

Saibal Chatterjee | NDTV: 3.5/5 | 7/10
Netflix Series Rides On Top-Notch Performances, Not Least By Pooja Bhatt. Amruta Subhash, splendidly uninhibited, is a consummate scene-stealer. Shahana Goswami tackles a complex role with striking acuity, conveying gentility and assertiveness with equal flair ... Full Review

Koimoi: 3.5/5 | 7/10
Watch it to see some terrific actors and writers collaborate to give the never seen before details. Watch it for the battles they fight, just like Amruta Subhash in a scene that says, “Sapne Humesha Murda Hi Paida Hote Hain, Jo Chance Milta Hai Usko Cheen Ke Jeete Hain Hum” ... Full Review

The Hindu: - | 8/10
Director Alankrita Shrivastava’s ability to navigate through various layers of suppressed anger and the emotional volatility of her characters make for a most engaging watch ... Full Review

Sukanya Verma | Rediff: 3/5 | 6/10
It's a treat to watch Pooja Bhatt explode on the small screen ... Full Review

Anna MM Vetticad | FirstPost: 3.5/5 | 7/10
Bombay Begums is a cohesive, albeit formulaic show that manoeuvres all the possible themes urban women of all ages and social strata face on a daily basis ... Full Review

India Today: 3/5 | 6/10
The show ends on a cliffhanger, promising a second season. Watch it for its powerful performances and the important message that it conveys in the last episode ... Full Review

Lehren: 3/5 | 6/10
The saving graces: three watchable women led by Pooja, Shahana and Amruta Subhash keep the show going. If there is a point that’s made, however inadvertently, it is that actors like Pooja are unafraid of ageing and being menopausal ... Full Review

Scroll: - | 6/10
As forceful as the scenes in the banking world are, as heartening as it is to see women standing by other women, one wishes it were possible to un-see the several awkward scenes of bedroom intimacy ... Full Review

Mid-Day: 3/5 | 6/10
These performers keep your eyes hooked to the drama, keep you in the moment, carrying you on to the next episode, nonetheless. And the show stays with you, especially after ... Full Review

Binged: 3/5 | 6/10
Can A Woman Have It All, Asks This Electrifying Empowering Show ... Full Review

Decider: - | 6/10
STREAM IT. Bombay Begums is well-written and well-acted, and the first episode does a very good job of introducing us to all five main characters ... Full Review

Just For Movie Freaks: 3.25/5 | 6.5/10
However, there are a few narrative issues that might dampen your overall interest, but the sharp screenplay and the six-episode length make the show an easy binge from the beginning to the end ... Full Review

Sify: 3/5 | 6/10
Defined by its performances. Bombay Begums stops short of being pathbreaking fare ... Full Review

Filmi Beat: 3.5/5 | 7/10
Bombay Begums will turn the world against you from under you to show you the mirror. As much as the story may seem in the audience's face, the subject is such that it needs to be ... Full Review

Cinestaan: 2/4 | 5/10
Alankrita Shrivastava’s series raises crucial issues but is a laboured watch. With an inadequate script and turgid dialogues, the web-series does not allow its striking elements to resonate with the audience ... Full Review

WIONews: - | 6/10
Powerful performances with an over-used narration. 'Bombay Begums' ventures out with a bold story but ultimately succumbs to predictability and that is the biggest flaw of the series ... Full Review

Glamsham: 3/5 | 6/10
The show is defined by its brilliant performances, which make it worth a watch. More coherence in storytelling would have made it gripping fare ... Full Review

The Wire: - | 4/10
'Bombay Begums' Has a Point of View Which It Constantly Forces Down the Viewers’ Throat. Poor acting mars the sloppily written film, which could have offered so much more ... Full Review

The Quint: 4/5 | 8/10
‘Bombay Begums’ is an Evocative Portrayal of Strong, Flawed Women ... Full Review

Bollywood Life: 3/5 | 6/10
Be it a woman in Bombay or Bareilly, Bombay Begums celebrates every woman for being a Begum in her own right ... Full Review

Mashable: - | 6/10
Through a comprehensive exploration of female desires, ambitions, relationships etc. in the urbanscape, this Netflix show led by Pooja Bhatt, Shahana Goswami, Amruta Subhash, Plabita Borthakur and Aadhya Anand comes as a painfully familiar yet refined study of femininity ... Full Review

The News Minute: - | 6/10
Bombay Begums is an entertaining watch, but don’t expect to feel moved or empowered after watching it ... Full Review

Deeksha Sharma | Filmi Indian: 3.5/5 | 7/10
Unique and Intersting Storyline ... Full Review