SACHIN: A BILLION DREAMS (2017)

Sachin: A Billion Dreams is a docudrama-biographical film directed by James Erskine. The film is based on the life of Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and spans a period from his childhood to him lifting the world cup in 2011. I have been an ardent cricket fan till 2009 to say the very least. Post that,…

DANGAL (2016) – Initial Thoughts

Dangal is the story of now famous wrestler, Mahavir Singh Phogat and how he realized his dreams of international glory for his country by training his two daughters to be international wrestlers. It’s a sports drama at heart but owing to its setting and the manner in which it is acted, the film becomes much…

M.S. DHONI : THE UNTOLD STORY (2016)

I would like to start this review by saying that Neeraj Pandey is one of my favorite directors in Indian cinema today. I love almost all his previous films including the Bengali film that he merely wrote and produced (Royal Bengal Tiger). M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story was supposed to be one of my favorite…

FREAKY ALI (2016)

I have a colleague in my office who is known for his poor jokes (PJs). It all started with very few actually understanding them and many ridiculing the sheer insanity of the jokes. But with time we came to adore his PJs and as of now they make us laugh almost every day. Freaky Ali…