SOORMA (2018)

Release Date : 13/07/2018 Cast: Diljit Dosanjh, Angad Bedi, Tapsee Pannu, Satish Kaushik, Vijay Raaz Director: Shaad Ali Soorma is the retelling of the inspiring true story of Indian Hockey legend Sandeep Singh (Diljit Dosanjh) who has been clocked as the fastest drag-flicker in the history of the sport. Not only has he brought laurels…

SACRED GAMES (2018)

Air Date: 06/07/2018 Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Neeraj Kabi, Radhika Apte, Girish Kulkarni, Elnaaz Norouzi, Kubra Sait Director: Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane Written By: Vikram Chandra (Novel), Smita Singh (Screenplay), Vasant Nath (Screenplay), Varun Grover (Screenplay) Sacred Games is based on the 933 pages long thriller of the same name by Vikram…

PRAHAAR (1991)

Release Date: 29/11/1991 Cast: Nana Patekar, Gautam Joglekar, Madhuri Dixit, Dimple Kapadia Director: Nana Patekar Written by: Hriday Lani, Nana Patekar, Sujit Sen Prahaar was the directorial debut of Nana Patekar and having seen it multiple times, I couldn’t help but wonder why he didn’t make anymore. Perhaps it was his passion project and he…

GULAAL (2009)

Release Date : 13/3/2009 Cast : Raj Singh Choudhary, Kay Kay Menon, Aditya Srivastava, Ayesha Mohan, Jesse Randhawa, Piyush Mishra, Pankaj Jha. Director : Anurag Kashyap Written By: Anurag Kashyap, Raj Singh Choudhury Music : Piyush Mishra Gulaal is one of those hindi films that I have watched probably the most number of times. There…

SANJU (2018)

Release Date: 29/6/2018 Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, Vicky Kaushal, Jim Sarbh, Manisha Koirala, Diya Mirza and Anushka Sharma Director: Rajkumar Hirani Written By: Abhijat Joshi, Rajkumar Hirani Cinematography: Ravi Varman Sanju is here. After years and years of speculations, gossips, and unprecedented fanfare, Rajkumar Hirani finally lets us see his biopic based on the…

LUST STORIES (2018)

Release Date: 15/06/2018 Cast: Radhika Apte, Akash Thosar, Bhumi Pednekar, Neil Bhoopalam, Manisha Koirala, Jaideep Ahlawat, Sanjay Kapoor, Kiara Advani, Vicky Kaushal, Neha Dhupia Director: Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, Karan Johar When Alma (Alfred Hitchcock’s Wife) asked him in a doubtful tone about the sensibility of making “Psycho” (Hitchcock’s most popular film) based…

RACE 3 (2018) 3D

Release Date : 15/06/2018 Director: Remo D’Souza Cast: Salman Khan, Anil S Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah, Saqib Saleem, Bobby Deol, Freddy Daruwala. Race 3 is exactly what its trailers made us believe it to be. It is a film with no merit that tries to score on Salman Khan’s star power alone. It’s a…

HULLA (2008)

Directed by : Jaideep Varma Story by : Jaideep Varma Starring : Rajat Kapoor, Sushant Singh, Kartika Rane, Vrajesh Hirjee Release Date : 19/9/2008 If someone told me that there could be a movie about a man who has trouble sleeping in his building because of the watchman blowing a wistle too loud and what…

IS RAAT KI SUBAH NAHIN (1996)

Release date : 7 June 1996 Directed by : Sudhir Mishra Written by : Nikhil Advani, Sudhir Mishra, Shivkumar Subramaniam Story by : Sudhanshu Mishra Cast : Nirmal Pandey, Smriti Mishra, Tara Deshpande, Ashish Vidyarthi Music by : M. M. Kreem Cinematography : Sukumar Jatania Edited by : Renu Saluja I was reading up on…

MONSOON WEDDING (2001)

Release date: 30/11/2001 Directed by: Mira Nair Written by: Sabrina Dhawan Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Lillete Dubey, Shefali Shah,Vijay Raaz, Tillotama Shome, Vasundhara Das, Parvin Dabas, Rajat Kapoor When we think of Bollywood Wedding films, we think Hum Aapke Hain Kaun …! Hum Saath Saath Hain or Vivah for that matter. Films buoyed by music, comedy…

BHAVESH JOSHI SUPERHERO (2018)

Release Date: 1/6/2018 Cast: Priyanshu Painyuli, Harshvardhan Kapoor, Ashish Verma, Nishikant Kamat, Pabitra Rabha Director: Vikramaditya Motwane Alfred Hitchcock once said that the greatest pleasure and success of a thrill lies in its “release”. Bhavesh Joshi Superhero falters on this one count. For everything else, it is one of the most gripping, original and heartwarming…