Movie Reviews
Lifestyle  /  Published 11.01.22

Like the team, greater than the sum of its parts

I had entered the hall thinking that I wouldn’t be moved by any of the so-called emotional scenes. However, the sight of a five-year-old waving the Tricolour in the midst of opposition flags inv...
By Somok Sengupta

Entertainment  /  Published 22.12.21

83 seamlessly melds the real with reel

Director: Kabir Khan Cast: Ranveer Singh, Pankaj Tripathi, Saqib Saleem, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jatin Sarna, Jiiva, Harrdy Sandhu, Ammy Virk, Nishant Dahiya, Chirag Patil, Dhairya Karwa, Sahil Khattar, Ad...
By Priyanka Roy 

Lifestyle  /  Published 12.12.21

Raveena Tandon’s 'Aranyak' is a juicy thriller

I don’t know about you but the viewer in me does feel a tad cheated when a whodunit plucks a character out of nowhere in its penultimate moments and pronounces them as the killer. The killer, wh...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 07.11.21

Hit or miss: Meenakshi Sundareshwar

Director: Vivek Soni Cast: Sanya Malhotra, Abhimanyu Running time: 141 minutes ...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 06.11.21

Sooryavanshi review: Paisa-vasool experience

The saviour — in plainclothes in the first half and then inexplicably slipping into khaki post-interval — is top cop Veer Sooryavanshi, who will stop at nothing to bring these criminals to...
By Priyanka Roy 


Entertainment  /  Published 23.10.21

Dune a visual and aural spectacle

When David Lynch adapted Frank Herbert’s Dune — now widely acknowledged as the world’s best-selling science fiction novel — into his much-talked-about film, the result was a cr...
By Priyanka Roy 

Lifestyle  /  Published 19.10.21

Film review: Sardar Udham

Film: Sardar Udham Director: Shoojit Sircar Cast: Vicky Kaushal, Amol Parashar, Shaun Scott, Stephen Hogan, Banita Sandhu, Kirsty Averton Running time: 163 minutes The screams come late in Sardar Udh...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 13.09.21

Thalaivii functions best as an entertainer

A persistent problem that plagues the biopic genre in India is its predilection to whitewash its protagonist. Warts, if at all made even remotely visible, are justified by a backstory earlier or a red...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 27.08.21

Chehre attempts to be a slow-burn thriller

Director: Rumi Jafry Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Emraan Hashmi, Dhritiman Chaterji, Annu Kapoor, Raghubir Yadav, Rhea Chakraborty, Krystle D’Souza Running time: 138 minutes ...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 17.07.21

Review: Toofaan says nothing new

There is a scene in Zoya Akhtar’s directorial debut Luck By Chance, when Farhan Akhtar’s Vikram, an aspiring actor doing the daily grind of auditions, takes a long, hard look at himself in...
By Priyanka Roy 


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