Barfi!

2012, NR, 150 min. Directed by Anurag Basu. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D'Cruz.

Not reviewed at press time. This heartwarming Bollywood tale shifts between the present and the past to tell the life story of a man who is deaf and mute but hasn't allowed these problems to impede his love of life.

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