Thar movie review: The location is the real star of this Anil Kapoor, Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor film.
The Thar movie review: This is one of those movies with a setting that is the real protagonist—a vast ‘marusthal’ (desert) stretching as far as the eye can see, crumbling fortifications, bare trees with little shade, and implacable, harsh beauty.
There are many elements competing for our attention in Thar: a tiny settlement within a border town, a strange individual, a pair of police officers, and several corpses, which have lost their vitality. This is one of those movies, however, in which the scenery is truly breathtaking– a “marusthal” (desert) stretching out for miles with crumbling strongholds, sparse trees with little shade, and implacable harsh beauty. As a key character puts it, this beautiful environment and the terrifying soundscape become the location of a ”
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Duration: 1hr 48m
Audio: English (India), Hindi – Audio Description, Hindi [Original], Tamil, Telugu
Subtitles: German, English, Spanish, French, Hindi,
Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
Cast and Crew
Director: Raj Singh Chaudhary
Cast: Anil Kapoor, Harshvarrdhan Kapoor, Fatima Sana Shaikh,
Satish Kaushik, Jitendra Joshi, Sanjay
Bishnoi, Sanjay Dadhich, Mukti Mohan