THE MAN FROM NOWHERE (2010)

This film has been recommended to me time and again but for some reason or the other I just missed it. But I made it a point to watch it today as this Friday Rocky Handsome (starring John Abraham and directed by Nishikant Kamat) is coming out. As we all know it is a remake…

BANLIEUE 13(2004)

Apparently the whole world has seen Banlieue 13 and I for once seem to be the guy who has missed a film which is blasphemous to miss. Every action fan around the world considers this to be a film to reckon with as it has added to the genre something new. Now that is something…

JOHN DOE VIGILANTE(2014)

It was nearly half past nine at night when my phone rang and Brad was on the other side of it. Like he always does, he just jumped to the point and asked me whether I knew which film was the recent Akshay Kumar starer “Gabbar is back” ripped from? The very next moment he…

SEVEN DAYS(2007)

Seven Days is one of those rare thrillers which not only keeps you guessing till the very end but also leaves you with that strange sensation of “could something be still go wrong” even after everything is settled. That happens primarily because of the fact that throughout the narrative you are subjected to such atrocious…

THE RAID REDEMPTION

A little while ago, a little known Indonesian film, made quite a splatter on the global action scene. That film was The Raid Redemption. As I went through countless reviews, I couldn’t find a single review which spoke poorly about it. Roger Ebert gave it a single star out of four sighting a total lack…

SHIRI

Shiri was one of the first Korean movies to have hit the Hollywood and world cinema panorama with storm and arouse people’s interest in Korean movies. after sitting through it I know exactly why. It not only entertaining but also thought provoking. It raises some very viable and important questions like when nations are torn…