Thursday, 21 October 2021

Tag Archives: Movie Review

Taapsee Pannu’s ‘Thappad’ movie review

BOLLYWOOD: Women who object to violence from their husbands get to hear these lines repeatedly, even when the man is a serial offender. If the protest is against infrequent physical abuse or a solitary episode, the volume of these degrading clichés rises manifold. In Thappad, Taapsee Pannu’s character elicits variations of these responses ...

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Housefull 4 Movie Review

Cast: Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Bobby Deol, Kriti Sanon, Kriti Kharbabanda, Pooja Hegde, Chunky Panday, Johnny Lever, Ranjeet, Jamie Lever and Rana Dagubatti. Director: Farhad ahem Sajid ahem Samji BOLLYWOOD: Respect for the writers, they’ve executed a ‘certain’ thing 15-20 times in the film & I laughed my heart every ...

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Article 15 Movie Review

Movie: Article 15 Director: Anubhav Sinha Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Isha Talwar, Sayani Gupta Ratings: 4/5 Bob Dylan’s Blowin’ in the Wind kickstarts Anubhav Sinha’s latest drama Article 15, with the single’s thematically appropriate opening words—“How many roads must a man walk before you call him a man?”—setting up the kind ...

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Huma Qureshi’s LEILA Review

Cast: Huma Qureshi, Rahul Khanna, Arif Zakaria, Sanjay Suri, Seema Biswas, Ashwath Bhatt, Anupam Bhattacharya, Akash Khurana, Jagjeet Sandhu Directors: Deepa Mehta, Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar Rating: 4 Stars (out of 5) Set in a foreseeable future, Leila, which premieres on Netflix on June 14, is about a nation ...

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“India’s Most Wanted” movie review

Film: “India’s Most Wanted”; Director: Raj Kumar Gupta; Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Rajesh Sharma, Gaurav Mishra, Prasanth and Aasif Khan; Rating: ** Inspired by true events, director Raj Kumar Gupta’s “India’s Most Wanted” (IMW) is an action thriller that fails to entice. Arjun Kapoor plays Prabhat Kapoor, an intelligence officer, who ...

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De De Pyaar De movie review

Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakul Preet Singh, Jimmy Shergill, Kumud Mishra, Jaaved Jafferi Director: Akiv Ali Rating: Two and a half stars De De Pyaar De is a mixed bag. Starting off as a breezy older man-younger woman sex comedy, tipping over into an emotional family drama, and trying to ...

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Bhaiaji Superhit movie review

BOLLYWOOD: Last week’s Mohalla Assi presented Sunny Deol as a ‘vidwaan’ (learned man). This week, Deol is back in Banaras as a ‘shaitaan’ (bad man). But because this is Bollywood and Deol is a hero, it is made clear that Dubeyji is nothing but a good-hearted don. Bhaiaji Superhit is ...

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Rhea Chakraborty’s Jalebi Movie Review

BOLLYWOOD: The film opens with the shrill wail of a distraught woman. It – the film, not the wail – continues down the same emotive path for the next nearly two hours with a girl, who is a successful writer of bestsellers, not only mourning a lost love, but also ...

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Tera Intezaar movie review: The curious case of hanging mango

Tera Intezaar Cast: Sunny Leone, Arbaaz Khan Director: Raajeev Walia Rating: 0/5 It’s another weird supernatural film featuring Sunny Leone. There isn’t anything to talk about its story, still I will enlighten you. Why should critics have all the fun? Veer Singh Rajput (Arbaaz Khan) – there are producers who ...

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SHAB Review: Keeps You Waiting Till The End

MUMBAI: A young lad Mohan (Suraj Bisht) from ‘Garhwal’ relocates to Delhi to become a model. He lands straight into a modelling competition where boys clad in undies are being asked lowbrow questions on why they should win the title. When Mohan calls his smile his biggest asset, the team ...

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