Movie Review - Mom: Sridevi at her impactful best in this brutal yet riveting revenge drama! 

Movie Review – Mom: Sridevi at her impactful best in this brutal yet riveting revenge drama! 

A black jeep speeds its way through a deserted New Delhi road on a pitch dark night, after a happening farmhouse party. An aerial shot shows it halting at a lonely crossroad. Two doors open, and the driver swaps his seat with a person in the rear. A heart wrenching background score gives you the…

Movie Review: Badlapur – Dark, Gritty and Engaging

There are revenge dramas and then there is Badlapur. I am saying this, simply because while most revenge dramas have finite timelines, this one is somewhat of a thriller spread over a period of 15 long years. Sounded rather unbelievable to me when I first read about the film, but it made sense when you…

Movie Review: The Lunchbox – A Collector’s Piece

Could a simple lunchbox and its contents change lives? We think that this is one of the best films to come out of India in a long time (In the year of the “Yeh Jawaanis and SDRs”), debutant Director Ritesh Batra answers all these questions through his little (simple yet different!) masterpiece, The Lunchbox. There’s…

Movie Review: Shorts – Too Short Yet Intense

The first movie starring Huma Qureshi, Shweta Tripathi, Satya Anand & Aditya Kumar helmed by Shlok Sharma begins with a rather shocking scene. This is how it opens… a very young boy picks up the dress of his “sister” who is hardly a few years old (yeah a small kid). So our eyes go big and hereon…