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Jagga Jasoos Film Review: Collapses Under Its Own Weight

| July 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

As is my routine, I could not catch First Day First Show of a main movie releasing this Friday, due to mild indisposition. Watched Jagga Jasoos yesterday,that’s Saturday. By this time the reviews have already poured in. Even the Box office verdict too. But here is my take on the movie. As I had mentioned […]

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MOM Film Review: Ma Ma Matchless

| July 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

You had a feeling after watching the trailers that what to expect from MOM. As such daughter-mother relationship is a complicated one. And if daughter is a growing teen with a step mother,it is a very tenuous bond indeed. Arya Sabharwal (Sajal Ali) is not able to forget her now deceased biological mother and gives […]

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Jagga Jasoos :Trailer Review

| July 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

One thing that hits you the most while watching the trailer of Jagga Jasoos.The whole color pallette is different from the regular candy floss spectrum of Bollywood potboilers. This one is rich and saturated. The premise is no great shakes. There has been a death.Whether that death has been an act of suicide or a […]

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Tubelight Film Review: Go For LED Bulbs Instead

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Twenty years ago, a war drama unfolded on single screens across India. J P Dutta’s Border (1997) captured the imagination and struck right emotional chords among the viewers. In an era where multiplexes were few years away, it got a booming response. It’s song sandesh aate hain, humein tadpate hain, ki ghar kab aaoge,likho kab […]

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Mubarakan : Trailer Review

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Oh in these rain starved days, one so much craves for jhamajham baarish. Instead you are being showered by inanities like Double The Celebrations, Triple The Confusion, Craziest family in town,blah blah, blah. Its greeting time for Anees Bazmi’s yet another mindless, meaningless extravaganza. You may be tempted to say so what?. At least entertainment […]

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BANK CHOR Film Review: UnBankable

| June 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

What to make of a situation(as any incident out of the ordinary is called in police circles), when a bank heist is underway, Cops are sidelined, instead an investigation agency CBI is pressed into service. An investigation agency? To solve a crisis situation!Weird stuff. Anyway,lets take it further. Things seem to be going out of […]

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Toilet-Ek Prem Katha Trailer Review

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Let me make it very clear. Toilet-Ek Prem Katha has no connection whatsoever with Gaddar-Ek Prem Katha, except for the tagline. Two films are as disparate as Tolet is from Toilet. Its a story set in rural heartland of our Bharat Mahaan. Based on true incidents it tells the story of a girl Bhumi Pednekar […]

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Behen Hogi Teri Film Review : Your Brotherly Neighbourhood

| June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are certain common societal characteristics that define the Hindi belt of our Bharat Mahaan. With its patriarchial system refusing to loosen its grip, there are certain givens, so far gender equations and matters of heart among young boys and girls are concerned. Like making an ownership statement : Ye teri honay waali bhabhi hai. […]

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Dear Maya Film Review: Say Yes To Life

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

It happens many a time that you go out on your limb to do someone good, your intentions too are genuine, but the consequences are just not what you desired. Instead of doing good, your actions jeopardise other person’s well being. Anna(Madeha Imam) and Ira (Shreya Singh Chaudhary) are two 16 year old teens who […]

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Sachin: A Billion Dreams (Bio-pic) Review: ‘Ten’acious And ‘Ten’der

| May 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Most of the bio-pics and docu-dramas on sports icons are generally an amalgamation of grit, commitment, dedication, struggles,hard-work, discipline and focus of the protagonist who marches on against the wind, bounces back from every fall, never gives up and lives to see his dream come true. Sachin-A Billion Dreams is no different. It traces the […]

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