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A WELL INTENTIONED PIECE, ‘MAATR’ FAILS TO LEAVE A MARK…!

After watching Maatr, a story set in the capital of India (also termed the rape capital), you ask one question- how could it go so wrong? It is a film that misses the tag of…

DESPITE BEING HIGH ON THEMES AND BRILLIANT WORK BY VIDYA AND CHUNKY, BEGUM JAAN MIGHT NOT HAVE A MASS APPEAL

In the form of one more addition to the ‘films celebrating womanhood’ list, Begum Jaan in one sentence is- a very sincere attempt in its capacity. With the evergreen theme of independence and the situation…

NOT AS GOOD AS BABY, ‘NAAM SHABANA’ SHOULD BE WATCHED FOR TAPSEE…!

It’s the media that’s responsible for Naam Shabana for the character that was a near-cameo in Baby called for a full length feature dedicated to her. And yes, it’s good fortune that it happened so.…

JUST SO THAT WE RECOGNISE THEM, ARE HEROES WAITING FOR A FILM TO BE MADE ON THEM?

Who is P T Usha? Do you know the achievements of Karnam Malleshwari? Who is the first female amputee in the world to climb Mount Everest? Who was the first Indian to go in space?…

POORNA SHOWS US THE MIRROR… IT’S A MUST WATCH FOR EVERY INDIAN…!

The youngest girl in the world to summit Mount Everest happens to be an Indian- the biggest reason why you should watch POORNA. It’s a rags-to-riches story of will power, confidence, determination, and self-confidence- all…

PHILLAURI MAKES SENSE, BUT ONLY FOR THE EMOTIONAL SOULS…!

It’s the second by producer Anushka Sharma and just like the expectations, Phillauri is a very earnest attempt at showing a love story with a difference. Yes, it’s the difference that matters- difference in story…

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.…