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Mother India Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    53

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 60

    out of 100

    The New York Times Dave Kehr

    The film is at once a sort of Indian "Stella Dallas," which finds the heroine making sacrifice after sacrifice on behalf of her family, and a "Gone With the Wind"-style epic of social change.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Village Voice J. Hoberman

    The performances are broad; the comedy is mainly slapstick. The politics are nationalist and vaguely left-wing.

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