Movie Review: Sanju

#Sanju …. Rajkumar hirani never fails to evoke your Emotions and that’s what this movie is… Emotional. It does have its moments of fun, but it’s mainly emotional. This biopic of Sanjay Dutt is not actually his full story, but just shows his struggles in life, starting with living up to his father’s expectations, drugs, […]

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Should ‘Newton’ have been selected for the Oscars?

Much has been written about Rajkummar Rao’s Newton and the movie has been critically acclaimed to be one of the best movies of recent times. While I appreciate good films and good performances, I do have certain concerns about sending this movie to the Oscars. The movie is quite realistic and depicts an honest man’s […]

Movie review: A death in the gunj

It’s a unknown film. I don’t even know when it released. I just happened to see it on Amazon prime videos and found it quite interesting, because of its ensemble of cast and the director, Konkona Sen Sharma. Its cast includes the late Om Puri, Tanuja, Kalki Koechlin, Vikrant Massey, Ranvir Shorey, Tillotama Shome, Jim […]

Movie Review: Baadshaho

It’s a little late in the week, and most of you who desperately wanted to watch this movie, must have already seen it. Given a choice, I preferred to see Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, which released on the same day as this one. And it was the right choice. Because this one is a damp squib. […]

Movie Review: Shubh Mangal Saavdhan

Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhoomi Pednekar Its a funny movie about a “gents problem” with some fabulous performances by not just the lead cast, but all the characters. The movie begins with an engagement and goes into flashback telling us how the couple meet and fall in love. Its a sweet little tale with a […]