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Year
1988
Runtime
113 min.
Director
Mira Nair
Genres
Crime, Drama
Rating *
8.0
Votes *
6,811
Checks
987
Favs
73
Dislikes
6
Favs/checks
7.4% (1:14)
Favs/dislikes
12:1
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  1. GoonerCinephile's avatar

    GoonerCinephile

    Oh I love realism films ... this one was magnificent. 6 years 3 months ago
  2. Rohit's avatar

    Rohit

    Kicks Slumdog's ass 9 years 7 months ago
  3. Rosenrotta's avatar

    Rosenrotta

    Agreed. Salaam Bombay is a genuine masterpiece of Indian/world cinema. Bravo Mira Nair. 6 years 8 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #36 in Outlook India's Best Bollywood Films
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  2. This movie ranks #50 in BBC's The 100 Greatest Films Directed by Women
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  3. This movie ranks #172 in Academy Award - Best International Feature Film Nominees
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  4. This movie ranks #279 in Harvard's Suggested Film Viewing: Narrative Films
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  5. This movie ranks #348 in Tom Vick's Asian Cinema: A Field Guide
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  6. This movie ranks #558 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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  7. This movie ranks #740 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  8. This movie ranks #771 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  9. This movie ranks #994 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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