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Author: Rochak Saxena

Rochak Saxena

Rochak Saxena a Mass Media Teacher, former journalist at DNA and an ardent lover of Hindi films - literally. The blog derives its name from the popular term ‘Willing Suspension of Disbelief’, most commonly used in the world of literature and cinema. Meaning to immerse yourself in an unreal world (where you know what you see on screen is fake) with a self-proclaimed/declared belief/wish to consider it real, the willing world becomes magical. It’s the same magic every Friday that drives Rochak to share things in the perspective that it needs to be observed with. Every film is different. And the difference needs to be cherished.

TRAPPED IS SYMBOLIC, YET REAL… GRIPPING !!!

It’s not that you haven’t seen films with solo actors and ‘survival’ as the theme before. Who can forget the classics ‘Cast Away’ or ‘127Hours’ just to name a few??? But Trapped is different, for…

BADRINATH KI DULHANIA… SCORES WELL ON ENTERTAINMENT ALONG WITH A SOCIAL MESSAGE !

Helmed by the same director with a similar title, Badrinath Ki Dulhania is one step ahead of the first installment of its franchise Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and is exactly what the trailers suggested. A…

COMMANDO 2 SHOULD HAVE EXCELLED THE FIRST INSTALLMENT, FAILS TO SCORE EVEN HALF THE MARKS…!

While COMMANDO (released in 2013, directed by Dilip Ghosh) made a mark in the audience’s minds despite being not-so-good on the story front (courtesy- its fresh and raw action sequences), COMMANDO 2 directed by Deven…

RANGOON: Love for your nation, love for beloved- A perfect parallel

After you have watched Rangoon in its entirety, there’s one thing you are not sure about- if it’s a love triangle or a patriotic film. And that’s precisely where the beauty of the film lies.…