Talvar Movie Review, Rating, Story: Irrfan Khan, Konkana Sen Sharma

Talvar is a 2015 murder mystery thriller which has Irrfan Khan and Konkana Sen Sharma in the lead roles. The movie is based on 2008 Delhi murder case of Arushi. The movie is directed by Meghna Gulzar. The movie is undoubtedly a winner with gripping story.

Talvar Movie Review, Rating, Story: Irrfan Khan, Konkana Sen Sharma


The movie also has Tabu in an important role. Produced by Junglee Pictures, Talvar is releasing on October 2nd, 2015.

The movie is written by Vishal Bharadwaj who also gave screenplay to the film and produced it.

The movie was originally titled Nyodda but later was changed to Talvar. The movie was taken to the 2015 Toronto Film Festival where it got amazing response.

Cast and Crew:

Directed by Meghna Gulzar
Produced by Vineet Jain, Vishal Bhardwaj
Written by Vishal Bhardwaj
Screenplay by Vishal Bhardwaj
Based on Noida double murder case
Starring Irrfan Khan, Konkona Sen Sharma, Neeraj Kabi, Sohum Sharma
Music by Vishal Bhardwaj
Cinematography Pankaj Kumar
Edited by A. Sreekar Prasad
Production companies Junglee Pictures/ VB Pictures
Release dates 2 October 2015 (India)
Running time 132 minutes
Language Hindi

Story Plot:

The movie is based on a murder case which took place in Noida in the year 2008. a 14 year old girl, Arushi Talwar was murdered. 45 year old servant of the home was first suspected to be the one who killed her, but later the police was shocked to find his dead body too.
After many investigations, who is finally proven guilty for her dealth is all about the story.


The movie recieved many appreciations for the gripping screenpay given by Vishal Bharadwaj. The narration of the movie got amazing appreciations from all over. The performances by the lead cast was also applauded by the critics.


Talvar gets a rating of 3.5/5

Final Verdict:

Talvar is an insight of the Arushi Talwar murder case. If you are interested in watching intense thrillers,  go for it.

Watch the trailer of Talvar here:

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