The World of Apu
The World of Apufollows Apu's life as an orphaned adult aspiring to be a writer as he lives through poverty, and the unforeseen turn of events. But he sidetracked from this goal when he meets Aparna, whose impending wedding is canceled when the groom turns out to be mentally unstable. In order to save Aparna from a custom-dictated life of spinsterhood, Apu marries her himself.
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Ozus' World Movie Reviews
October 03, 2008 It's a classic filmed in an old-fashioned timeless way that never goes out of fashion.Read in Source
August 07, 2012 Great acting, remarkable use of locations, a humanistic ethos that's both wise and wary.Read in Source
March 21, 2001 What we sense all through The Apu Trilogy is a different kind of life than we are used to.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 An impressive capstone is put not only upon a touching human drama but also upon the development of a genuine artist's skill.
October 24, 2007 Director Satyajit Ray, with greater technical means, makes the truth of his relationships and the revelation of India the main trumps of the film. Wit, tenderness and intrinsic human revelations illuminate this unusual film.Read in Source
August 14, 2012 The World of Apu completes, in alternations of suffering and joy, one of the most vital and abundant movies ever made.Read in Source
October 24, 2007 Though the rhythm of the storytelling is choppy and Apu himself seems incompletely realized, the first appearance of the remarkable Sharmila Tagore as his well-to-do bride upgrades the film's middle section.Read in Source
August 14, 2012 Director Satyajit Ray forever changed the face of India's immense film industry with this uniquely personal, practically homemade, trilogy.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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