MONEY HEIST: KOREA – JOINT ECONOMIC AREA (2022)

Release Date: 24/06/2022 Platform: Netflix Cast: Yoo Ji-tae, Park Hae-soo, Jeon Jong-seo, Lee Won-jong, Park Myung-hoon Director: Kim Hong-sun Here are 5 reasons to watch Money Heist: Korea today — Ambar Chatterjee Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area (MHK) is an official remake of the immensely popular series, Money Heist AKA La Casa De Papel created by Alex Pina…

ALICE IN BORDERLAND (2020)

Release Date: 10/12/2020 Platform: Netflix Cast: Kento Yamazaki, Tao Tsuchiya, Nijirô Murakami Creator: Shinsuke Sato “Alice in Borderland” is refreshing, shocking and much better than “Squid Game” — Ambar Chatterjee While the world is going crazy for a certain Korean series called Squid Game, atleast a year earlier, Netflix churned out a series that was in…

RUROUNI KENSHIN : THE BEGINNING (2021)

Platform: Netlfix Release Date: 30/07/2021 Cast: Takeru Satoh, Kasumi Arimura, Yôsuke Eguchi, Issey Takahashi Director: Keishi Ohtomo One of the greatest renderings of a Manga comes to an astonishingly ordinary and boring culmination — Ambar Chatterjee Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning commences with a sensational action sequence. We see Battousai the killer tear his way through a…

BLOOD RED SKY (2021)

Platform: Netflix Release Date: 23/7/2021 Cast: Peri Baumeister, Carl Anton Koch, Alexander Scheer, Kais Setti, Dominic Purcell   Director: Peter Thorwarth A thrilling and emotionally investing roller-coaster ride that could have been crispier — Ambar Chatterjee Blood Red Sky stars Peri Baumeister as Nadja, a devoted mother who is suffering from a unique medical condition that…

RUROUNI KENSHIN : THE FINAL (2021)

Platform: Netflix Release Date: 18/06/2021 Cast: Takeru Satoh, Emi Takei, Mackenyu Arata, Yōsuke Eguchi, Munetaka Aoki, Yū Aoi Director: Keishi Ōtomo A picture of breathtaking beauty, pulsating action and intriguing drama — Ambar Chatterjee Based on the acclaimed manga by Nobuhiro Watsuki, Rurouni Kenshin: The Final is the fourth live-action film in the Rurouni Kenshin saga and wraps…

SPUTNIK (2020)

Release Date: 23/4/2020 Cast: Oksana Akinshina, Fedor Bondarchuk, Pyotr Fyodorov Director: Egor Abramenko    This Russian Sci-fi horror offering is intriguing, harrowing and a must watch — Ambar Chatterjee Tatyana (Oksana Akinshina) is a psychologist who is plucked out of a criminal investigation into her crossing the line of duty to help, albeit, dangerously, a patient…

MOSUL (2020)

Platform: Netflix Release Date: 26/11/2020 Cast: Suhail Dabbach, Adam Bessa, Ishaq Elias   Director: Matthew Michael Carnahan Mosul’s strength lies in its personal story, haunting interpersonal drama and a heart-wrenching climax — Ambar Chatterjee Mosul begins smack in the middle of the action. We see two Iraqi policemen trying to fend off an approaching horde of…

CHUGYEOGJA (2008)

English Title: The Chaser Release Date: 19/09/2008 Cast: Kim Yoon-seok, Jung-woo Ha, Yeong-hie Seo Director: Hong-jin Na A film that crawls under your skin in the worst possible ways and brings all your nightmares to life Chugyeogja is the story of a disgraced and retired cop, Joong ho-Eom (Kim Yoon-seok) who now earns his living…

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY (1966)

Release Date: 23/12/1966 Cast: Eli Wallach, Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffrè, Luigi Pistilli Director: Sergio Leone Music: Ennio Morricone “A timeless classic that reminds us in every frame why we love cinema” The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly is hailed as the greatest Western ever made and I completely agree with that…

DARK – SEASON 3 (2020)

Release Date: 27/06/2020 Cast: Louis Hofmann, Karoline Eichhorn, Lisa Vicari, Maja Schöne, Stephan Kampwirth, Jördis Triebel, Andreas Pietschmann, Paul Lux, Moritz Jahn, Christian Hutcherson, Oliver Masucci Creators: Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese What we know is a drop…what we don’t know is an ocean The second season of Dark had left us on a…

DARK – SEASON 2 (2019)

Release Date: 21/06/2019 Cast: Louis Hofmann, Karoline Eichhorn, Jördis Triebel, Maja Schöne, Stephan Kampwirth, Lisa Vicari, Andreas Pietschmann, Oliver Masucci, Winfried Glatzeder, Tom Philipp, Peter Schneider, Hermann Beyer Creators: Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese Dark Season 2 grows two folds on its plot, mysteries and time-space paradox The first season of Dark had set…

DARK – SEASON 1 (2017)

Release Date: 01/12/2017 Cast: Louis Hofmann, Karoline Eichhorn, Jördis Triebel, Maja Schöne, Stephan Kampwirth, Lisa Vicari, Andreas Pietschmann, Oliver Masucci Creators: Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese Dark demands your undivided attention and rewards you with drama, thrills and the occasional chill When Dark released back in 2017 it wasn’t marketed enough by Netflix and…