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Movie Review; Beauty and the Beast 

Plot  Belle is a young girl who lives with her father in a small French  village of Villeuneve. Her whole village feels she is beautiful but odd. She too hates her old fashioned village life and wants more from life. The village soldier Gaston is a strong handsome young man who is so vain and proud of his looks that ...

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Movie Review; Trapped 

Plot  Shaurya Rajkummar Rao accidentally locks himself up in his new rented apartment almost for a week. The story revolves around his struggle of being claustrophobic and survival without food, water and electricity. What’s Good  The movie depicts a survival drama and portrays how we take our modern amenities for granted, Director Vikramaditya Motwane manages to make a dark ghory ...

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Kong Skull-Movie Review

This is the 12th and among the best in the King Kong series of movies, the first one made in 1933 and this latest one released 11th March 2017.   I felt that the 2005 Peter Jackson made version was the best with this 2017 version following as a close second. Well the King Kong series  has been inspired from the ...

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Movie review; Lion

We come into the world alone and leave alone. Yet, in our time on earth we form innumerable relationships. Notably, our affiliations are based on either one, a shared interest or affinity for each other’s company, or two, consanguinity. It really is difficult to comment with certitude as to which type trumps the other. Yet, having said that, one cannot ...

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Movie review; Rangoon

Plot- This movies theme is heavily borrowed from the classic 1942 film Casablanca as is Director Vishal Bharadwaj’s style he heavily indianises the story for the Indian audiences like all his movies. The year is 1943 and World War II is at its worst phase and  all the countries in the world are at war. India meanwhile is fighting for its ...

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Movie Review; Hidden Figures

This movie is a biographical drama based on the book by the same name written by Margot Lee which she wrote based on the apartheid  and discrimination against black women in NASA.They were not considered equal, were given a separate building with a separate  wing set apart from the main building with segregated facilities such as toilets and canteens. How ...

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Movie Review; The Ghazi Attack

The Ghazi Attack is inspired by true events from the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war.  The story is about an executive naval officer of the Indian Submarine S21 and his team, who remain underwater for 18 days. The film explores the mysterious circumstances under which the PNS Ghazi sank off the coast of Visakhapatnam in 1971. It is an underwater tale of ...

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Movie Review; Running Shaadi.com

A matric-fail migrant Bharose used to work at Singh ‘n’ Singh bridals as the owner’s right-hand man. Being close to the family, he also becomes a confidant to the owner’s daughter Nimmi. Although he is not well read, he is smart and business minded. His background makes his character comic. He is a dependable yet impulsive lad, who despite facing ...

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Movie Review; Jolly LLB 2

Enter Jagdeshwar Mishra aka Jolly LLB. The 15th assistant to a big shot lawyer in Lucknow, more of a peon than a lawyer. However Jolly has big dreams of buying his own chamber, respectable practice and a Rolls Royce. He loves his  family, wants to give them all the happiness, which he can’t afford Jolly is the son of a  Munshi, and ...

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Movie Review – Raees

In a fictitious city in  the state of Gujarat lives a small  boy called Raees as the state of  Gujarat is under alcohol prohibition many bootlegging cartels are active who make and sell illicit liquor. Once in school he is unable to read from the blackboard  and after a medical checkup the doctor tells him that he needs spectacles once ...

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