SERIOUS MEN (2020)

Release Date: 02/10/2020 Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Aakshath Das, Nasser, Indira Tiwari, Sanjay Narvekar, Shweta Basu Prasad Director: Sudhir Mishra Relevant, important and engrossing! Serious Men is a sarcastic poke at all that is wrong with our society today Ayyan Mani (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) is the personal assistant of Dr. Arvind Acharya (Nasser) at the National Institute…

LOOTCASE (2020)

Release Date: 31/06/2020 Cast: Kunal Khemu, Vijay Raaz, Ranvir Shorey, Gajraj Rao, Rasika Duggal, Aryan Prajapati, Manuj Sharma Director: Rajesh Krishnan Lootcase is a hilarious and heartfelt attempt at situational comedy that is rooted in the real life issues of the privileged, poor and criminal Nandan Kumar (Kunal Khemu), a down on his luck lower-middle-class…

DIL BECHARA (2020) – A Tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput

Release Date: 24/07/2020 Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjana Sanghi, Sahil Vaid, Swastika Mukherjee, Saswata Chatterjee Director: Mukesh Chhabra Dear Sushant, I had once read somewhere that its only the body that is restricted to limited knowledge of its surrounding. We can only learn, see, feel and touch as much as the reach of our sensory…

GULABO SITABO (2020)

Release Date: 12/06/2020 Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Vijay Raaz, Brijendra Kala, Srishti Shrivastava Director: Shoojit Sircar Amitabh Bachchan’s endearing Mirza saves Gulabo Sitabo from sinking completely The first half of Gulabo Sitabo was very difficult for me to sit through but as the story progressed my interest was quipped for what happens to Mirza…

PANCHAYAT (2020)

Release Date: 03/04/2020 Cast: Jitendra Kumar, Raghuvir Yadav, Neena Gupta, Chandan Roy, Faisal Malik, Biswapati Sarkar Directed By: Deepak Kumar Mishra Rooted in realism and earthy splendor, Panchayat is one of the best series available on OTT right now It’s official now. The guys at The Viral Fever (TVF) have cracked the code to the…

KOTA FACTORY (2019)

Release Date: 16/04/2019 Cast: Mayur More, Jitendra Kumar, Ranjan Raj, Revathi Pillai, Alam Khan, Urvi Singh, Ahsaas Channa, Ahsaas Channa                Creator: Saurabh Khanna “hum to Kota mein tab se hain jab Kota shahar hua karta tha factory nahin — autowala” Kota Factory was released by The Viral Fever (TVF) almost a year back and has…

BAAGHI 3 (2020)

Release Date: 06/03/2020 Cast: Tiger Shroff, Riteish Deshmukh, Shraddha Kapoor, Jameel Khoury, Jaideep Ahlawat, Vijay Varma, Disha Patani Director: Ahmed Khan A two-hour-long TIKTOK cringe video with a-list stars giving “a-puke” performances No matter how difficult it might be for me, I will try to keep my cool as I try to review this atrocity…

SHUBH MANGAL ZYADA SAAVDHAN (2020)

Release Date: 21/02/2020 Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Jitendra Kumar, Gajraj Rao, Neena Gupta, Manu Rishi Chadha, Sunita Rajwar Director: Hitesh Kewalya I am not homophobic, but I must agree that I am repelled by man-to-man intimacy. Ever since its release, I was only hearing great things about this film and the only thing that was stopping…

DARBAR (2020)

Release Date: 09/01/2020 Cast: Rajinikanth, Suniel Shetty, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas, Prateik Babbar, Yogi Babu Director: A.R. Murugadoss There was a surpassingly tender moment in Darbar where a dying daughter reveals something important about her imminent death to her father. After she has finished the important bits, she gently rubs the back of her head and…

KRANTIVEER (1994)

Release Date: 22/07/1994 Cast: Nana Patekar, Dimple Kapadia, Atul Agnihotri, Mamta Kulkarni, Paresh Rawal, Danny Denzongpa, Tinnu Anand Director: Mehul Kumar Pratap (Nana Patekar) as a kid was a rebel. He dropped out of school and spent most of his time playing cards and convincing other kids of his village to do so with him….

BALWAAN (1992)

Release Date: 11/09/1992 Cast: Suniel Shetty, Danny Denzongpa, Divya Bharti, Tinnu Anand, Anjana Mumtaz Director: Deepak Anand The 1990s was the time when Bollywood commercial films were at their colorful and outrageous best. These were the days when Akshay Kumar and Suniel Shetty were gradually changing the way martial arts was looked at in Bollywood…

DABANGG 3 (2019)

Release Date: 20/12/2019 Cast: Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Kichcha Sudeep, Arbaaz Khan, Saiee Manjrekar Director: Prabhudeva It is safe to say that Salman Khan and Prabhudeva peaked their interpretation and presentation of the masala potboiler genre with Wanted in 2009. Wanted was also the film that brought back Salman Khan’s fast obliterating acting career and made him the “Bhai”…