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WITH GOOD ACTORS ON BOARD, ‘NAIL POLISH’ IS DECENT

Rating: 3.5/5 Director Bugs Bhargav Krishna makes a film on the lesser travelled road of split personality and gives you an interesting film Not many films in Bollywood have been made on split personality. This…

THIS VERSION OF ‘COOLIE NO. 1’ DOESN’T ACTUALLY FIT TODAY’S TIMES

Rating: 2.5/5 The only way you can and should watch this film is without making any comparison with the original classic If you think you can stand by the strapline above, you are probably wrong.…

STORYTELLING IN ‘SHAKEELA’ LACKS PUNCH

Rating: 2/5 Indrajit Lankesh’s direction is evidently pretty weak in conveying the struggling story of a popular film actress Films like these tell us how difficult and tricky filmmaking as an art is. The Dirty…

WITH A MIND BLOWING EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH, ‘AK VS AK’ IS JUST PERFECT

Rating: 5/5 Vikramaditya Motwane’s experimental and creative film is probably the most exciting film you’ve ever watched This one right here is a tight slap to everyone who ever thought that Hindi cinema lacks quality.…

WITH FINE AND HUMANE STORYTELLING, ‘HARAMI IS A LOVELY FILM

Rating: 4.5/5 Director Shyam Madiraju gives you a hard hitting film that is raw and soft, both at the same time What happens when the very quality that makes you humane becomes your enemy? Harami…

WITH A POWERFULLY RELEVANT THEME, ‘UNPAUSED’ IS AN AMAZING WATCH

Rating: 4/5 An anthology of five timely and contemporary stories, the film is a brave attempt, something that should be lauded Similar to recently released Tamil film Putham Pudhu Kaalai, Unpaused also becomes one of…

‘WISHLIST’ IS TOLERABLE ONLY AT THE THOUGHT OF ITS POSITIVE MESSAGE

Rating: 1.5/5 Director Rahat Kazmi ventures to make a film on positivity with an idea of living life to the fullest but falters big time in sensible direction You only realize the true essence of…

‘THE LAST COLOR’ IS A POWERFUL AND HEART WRENCHING FILM

Rating: 4.5/5 Chef turned filmmaker Vikas Khanna makes a strong dialogue about womanhood, equality, and freedom You are sure to get glimpses of Deepa Mehta’s Water here. But good thing, The Last Color transcends beyond…

‘TORBAAZ’ IS FULL OF HOPE, BUT FALLS SHORT IN CRISP DIRECTION

Rating: 3/5 Director Girish Malik’s film scores a ton in intention, but the execution hasn’t been able to pull off big innings When you saw Afghanistan Cricket Team play their matches recently on the international…

FORGET MAKING AN IMPACT, ‘INDOO KI JAWANI’ IS NOT EVEN ENTERTAINING

Rating: 1.5/5 Abir Sengupta’s film seems utterly meaningless, made probably as someone’s pastime There are films that make a statement. There are some that make a statement with entertainment. There are some who only provide…