MUKHBIR (2022)

Zain Khan Durrani’s spirited performance is not enough to make this series great — Ambar Chatterjee Mukhbir has been garnering overwhelmingly positive reviews across social media platforms. The trailer looked interesting and the presence of stalwarts like Harsh Chhaya, Adil Hussain, and Prakash Raj meant that the source material must have something interesting for these men…

TROJAN (2022)

5 reasons that make Trojan a worthy watch! — Ambar Chatterjee Trojan is a new Assamese series directed by Dhruva J Bordoloi and Himjyoti Talukdar streaming on Reeldrama. The series follows an investigation revolving around a ransomware attack on a fictional bank. For the uninitiated, a ransomware attack is when external entities take control of a…

DELHI CRIME – SEASON 2 (2022)

Release Date: 26/08/2022 Cast: Shefali Shah, Rasika Dugal, Rajesh Tailang, Tillotama Shome Creator: Richie Mehta A solid police-procedural with terrific performances and effective social commentary — Ambar Chatterjee Delhi Crime Season 1 is my second most favorite series of all time after Chernobyl. Thus, my expectations from Season 2 of the series were high to start with….

MONEY HEIST: KOREA – JOINT ECONOMIC AREA (2022)

Release Date: 24/06/2022 Platform: Netflix Cast: Yoo Ji-tae, Park Hae-soo, Jeon Jong-seo, Lee Won-jong, Park Myung-hoon Director: Kim Hong-sun Here are 5 reasons to watch Money Heist: Korea today — Ambar Chatterjee Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area (MHK) is an official remake of the immensely popular series, Money Heist AKA La Casa De Papel created by Alex Pina…

ESCAYPE LIVE (2022)

Platform: Disney + Hotstar Release Date: 20/05/2022 Cast: Siddharth, Waluscha De Sousa, Plabita Borthakur, Swastika Mukherjee, Sumedh Mudgalkar, Rohit Chandel Creator: Siddharth Kumar Tewary Interesting concept, wonderful performances, engrossing drama! A worthy watch — Ambar Chatterjee I am surprised by how the mainstream media is completely ignoring this recent Disney + Hotstar series even though…

MOON KNIGHT (2022)

Platform: Disney+Hotstar Original Air Date: 30/03/2022 to 04/05/2022 Cast: Oscar Issac, May Calamawy, Ethan Hawke Created By: Jeremy Slater A bittersweet adventure that could have had more “Moon Knight” and less verbose dialogues — Ambar Chatterjee I generally avoid the Marvel Studio shows on Disney + Hotstar as they are mostly woke garbage that either violently deconstructs beloved…

GUILTY MINDS (2022)

An ably directed, technically proficient, and well-acted series that entertains and intrigues — Ambar Chatterjee Guilty Minds is one of the more well-made and intriguing courtroom drama series that I have seen on Indian OTT space off late. It has to be categorized as a Courtroom Drama series because every episode of the series is about…

APHARAN (2018-2022) – Season 1 & Season 2

Original Air Date: 14/12/2018 -18/03/2022 Platform: Alt Balaji, MX Player, Jio Cinema & Voot Cast: Arunoday Singh, Nidhi Singh, Sanaand Verma, Varun Badola, Mahi Gill Creator: Siddharth Sengupta A perfectly enjoyable series that has solid performances, intriguing drama, and hilarious comic moments — Ambar Chatterjee I heard good things about Apharan when it first came out in 2018 but somehow I…

UNDEKHI – SEASON 2 (2022)

“Undekhi is laced with all that I loved about its first season but is extremely frustrating in the end” — Ambar Chatterjee I had a great time watching the first season of Undekhi. It was a tense, thrilling, tightly written, and wonderfully acted series that I could finish in one sitting even though it had 10…

REACHER (2022)

Alan Ritchson and Willa Fitzgerald’s spirited performances and the terrific action make Reacher an entertaining watch — Ambar Chatterjee Jack Reacher (Alan Ritchson), a 6 feet 5 inches tall monster of a man walks into Margrave, Georgia on a day when the town has witnessed its first recorded murder in years. As Reacher sits down…

TABBAR (2021)

Horrifying, engaging, and haunting! An under-appreciated series that you need to see today — Ambar Chatterjee Omkar Singh, a middle-class father is living his life with all the hassles that come with not having enough. The only solace that he has in his life is his two sons and his wife with whom he has…

YEH KAALI KAALI ANKHEIN(2022)

Where obsessive love turns life-threatening and Bollywood-ish treatment goes unhinged — Ambar Chatterjee I had a great time with this series primarily because of how absurd and self-aware it was and yet how engrossing and captivating it ended up being. The story revolves around Vikrant (Tahir Raj Bhasin), a mild-mannered small-town lad whose life is…