BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN – PART 2 (2021)

Release Date: 27/07/2021 Voice Actors: Jensen Ackles, Josh Duhamel, Naya Rivera, Troy Baker, Laila Berzins, Billy Burke Director: Chris Palmer One of the greatest ‘Batman’ stories ever told…period! — Ambar Chatterjee Batman: The Long Halloween – Part 2 continues the story of Batman, Commissioner Jim Gordon, and District Attorney Harvey Dent as search for the Holiday…

BATMAN : THE LONG HALLOWEEN – Part 1 (2021)

Release Date: 21/06/2021 Cast: Jensen Ackles, Troy Baker, Josh Duhamel, Billy Burke Director: Chris Palmer   The characters and drama leap out of the pages of the seminal graphic novel and leave a stellar impact — Ambar Chatterjee I love the DC animated rendering of graphic novels and while they are not all equally good,…

RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON (2021)

Release Date: 05/03/2021 Voice Cast: Kelly Marie Tran, Awkwafina, Gemma Chan Director: Don Hall, Carlos López Estrada, Paul Briggs, John Ripa Rich in visuals and efficient in execution, Raya is the Disney princess that we deserved Raya and the Last Dragon is Disney’s latest offering after the insipid Mulan and is one of the most…

POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU (2019)

Release Date: 10/05/2019 Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Bill Nighy, Ken Watanabe Director: Rob Letterman  Pokémon Detective Pikachu takes us to Ryme city where humans and Pokémons coexist in a unique balance. Tim (Justice Smith) is called back to the city after staying away from it for years when his detective father is killed in…

SPIDER-MAN : INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE (2018) – 3D

Release Date: 14/12/2018 Voice Actors: Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Jake Johnson, Liev Schreiber, Brian Tyree Henry Director:  Rodney Rothman, Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti Ever since I saw the first trailer of this film, I knew it would be good. I was instantly hooked by the animation style, the quirky humor and above all…

MOWGLI : LEGEND OF THE JUNGLE (2018)

Original Air Date: 7/12/2018 Cast: Christian Bale, Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett, Andy Serkis, Peter Mullan, Rohan Chand, Freida Pinot, Matthew Rhys Directed By: Andy Serkis During his shot to shot breakdown of the Mowgli trailer, Andy Serkis (director) pointed out a key element that he was extremely cautious about when he approached this beloved masterpiece…

THE GRINCH (2018)

Release Date: 9/11/2018 Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson, Cameron Seely, Angela Lansbury Directed By: Scott Mosier and Yarrow Cheney Many critics have given the new Grinch a thumb down sighting a reason that is accurate per se. They believe that the film adds nothing new to the already well-known tale and it is…

INCREDIBLES 2 (2018) 3D

Release Date : 15/06/2018 Director : Brad Bird Cast : Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Catherine Keener, Jack-Jack Parr, Bob Odenkirk The Incredibles released in 2004 and it blew my mind. Be it the animation, the action or the story, everything just fell into place. Even all those years back what I…

BATMAN : YEAR ONE (2011)

I have been trying to make myself read up a lot recently and it hasn’t been easy. The reason for that is the difference that I have felt in my writing every time I have been able to finish a book. But as I mentioned before, it hasn’t been easy. Hence I tried to read…

COCO (2017) 3D

It’s irrelevant to speak about the animation quality of Pixar. We know every Pixar film is meticulously animated and they have over the years bordered on turning the animated visuals so life like that we mistake them for the real things. Pixar is also known for its varied color palate. Finding Nemo was one film…

GHOST IN THE SHELL (1995)

Ghost in the Shell is the first film of this franchise and is based on the acclaimed manga by Shirow Masamune. As I watched this film over and over again, I dived into a magical world of science fiction that is just as cerebral as it is psychedelic. When I watched this film for the…

THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE (2017) 3D

The Lego Batman movie is brimming with energy and sarcasm from start to finish. It is in fact so fast paced that I was having a nightmare trying to keep up with it. The film is also one of the most sarcastic movies to have come out in a long long time. Essentially it is…