EDEN LAKE(2008)

I don’t remember a time when I was scared of a bunch of 12 year olds. But that’s exactly what Eden Lake did to me. This isn’t a feel good film. This isn’t a film where the good triumphs over evil. On the contrary, this is a film where the murdering 12 year old maniacs…

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…

NOW YOU SEE ME(2013)

“Unleashed”, “Transporter 2” and “The Incredible Hulk”. The names mean entertainment right?. Sans Clash Of Titans, where Louis Leterrier went terribly wrong, he has been on spot for most of the while and with Now You See Me, he successfully cements his position as one of the most prolific entertainers of our times. Entertainment at…

THE EXPENDABLES 2

The first installment of Expendables had me rooting for more. I was just bowled over by the sheer physicality of the content and the intensity and ferocity with which the action came to life. The ensemble cast member seemed to be having a good time playing their parts and that very fact made the movie…

THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO

Based on one of the most enduring classics of all times, The Count of Monte Cristo was destined to garner enough attention from the beginning. What was left to be seen was how well placed this attention was. Kevin Reynolds undertakes a mammoth task to bring to life one of the super sized books of…

MEMENTO

Memento would strike you as one unsolvable puzzle to start with and it would take many lesser mortals, such as me, at least a couple of viewing to comprehend the structure of the movie. Memento is a masterstroke in many departments and one of them being the screenplay. If one looks at it from the…

OLDBOY

Oldboy first occurred to me as a highly rated Korean film about three years back. A few friends of mine told me repeatedly to go through it and finally One evening I decided to give it a go and boy what an experience it was. ‘REVENGE IS A DISH BEST SERVED COLD’….its a popular phrase…

I SAW THE DEVIL

Kim soo-hyeon is a cop who has a loving girlfriend and they are expecting their first child. But one fateful night all their dreams are shattered when Kim’s girlfriend is brutally murdered and decapitated by Kyung chul a murdering psycopath. Enraged and devastated Kim seeks out revenge and is soon face to face with Chul….