MONEY HEIST : PART 5 – VOL 2 (2021)

Release Date: 03/12/2021 Platform: Netflix Cast: Álvaro Morte, Najwa Nimri, Itziar Ituño, Pedro Alonso Creator: Alex Pina The season finale for one of the most addictive series is abysmally bad and morally bankrupt — Ambar Chatterjee I lost my interest in the Money Heist series after sitting through the abysmally atrocious Part 5- Vol 1. The only…

SPECIAL OPS 1.5 – THE HIMMAT STORY (2021)

Platform: Disney+Hotstar Release Date: 12/11/2021 Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Aftab Shivdasani, Vinay Pathak Creator: Neeraj Pandey Special Ops 1.5 is entertaining and investing because of its elaborate story and bravura leading man — Ambar Chatterjee The first season of Special Ops was entertaining, intriguing, and had one of the most inspiring protagonists in a web series in…

SQUID GAME (2021)

Release Date: 17/09/2021 Platform: Netflix Cast: Lee Jung-jae ,Park Hae-soo, Wi Ha-Joon, Jung Hoyeon, Oh Yeong-su, Heo Sung-tae Creator: Hwang Dong-Hyuk Why I believe that Squid Game is good but over-hyped — Ambar Chatterjee Squid Game is the new Netflix sensation that the company is promoting as the second coming of the Lord Jesus Christ. Soon…

ALICE IN BORDERLAND (2020)

Release Date: 10/12/2020 Platform: Netflix Cast: Kento Yamazaki, Tao Tsuchiya, Nijirô Murakami Creator: Shinsuke Sato “Alice in Borderland” is refreshing, shocking and much better than “Squid Game” — Ambar Chatterjee While the world is going crazy for a certain Korean series called Squid Game, atleast a year earlier, Netflix churned out a series that was in…

KOTA FACTORY – SEASON 2 (2021)

Release Date: 24/09/2021 Platform: Netflix Cast: Mayur More, Jitendra Kumar, Ranjan Raj, Alam Khan, Ahsaas Channa Creator: Saurabh Khanna Every second spent on watching “Kota Factory Season 2” is time well spent — Ambar Chatterjee The second season of Kota Factory picks up exactly where the first season had left off. Vaibhav (Mayur More) has finally joined…

MONEY HEIST : PART 5 – VOL. 1 (2021)

Release Date: 3/9/21 Platform: Netflix Cast: Álvaro Morte, Úrsula Corberó, Najwa Nimri, Itziar Ituño, José Manuel Poga Creator: Álex Pina Feels like a South-Indian masala film on steroids with Prabhudeva directing — Ambar Chatterjee Money Heist, into its 5th season or part, has been about two heists up till now. The first two seasons were…

SUNFLOWER (2021)

Platform: Zee5 Release Date: 11/6/21 Cast: Sunil Grover, Mukul Chadda, Ashish Vidyarthi, Ranveer Shorey, Annapurna Soni Director: Vikas Bahl and Rahul Sengupta Propelled by an ensemble cast and heartfelt segments, Sunflower could have culminated better — Ambar Chatterjee Sunflower is the story of a man who is hounded by the police for being different. Not bad….

THE FAMILY MAN – SEASON 2 (2021)

Platform: Prime Videos Release Date: 03/06/2021 Cast: Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani, Samantha Akkineni, Sharib Hashmi Creators: Raj and DK Bigger, bolder and better! The Family Man Season 2 takes everything we loved about the first season and accentuates it with gusto and care — Ambar Chatterjee The first season of “The Family Man” came in 2019 and…

MAHARANI (2021)

Platform: Sony Liv Release Date: 28/05/2021 Cast: Huma Qureshi, Sohum Shah, Pramod Pathak, Vineet Kumar, Inaamulhaq, Mohd Ashique Hussain Creator: Subhash Kapoor With a better climax, Maharani would have been an instant genre favorite…but — Ambar Chatterjee I started watching Maharani at about 8 pm on 28th May and thought that I would watch 4-5 episodes on…

ASPIRANTS (2021)

Platform : YouTube Release Date: 07/04/2021 Cast:  Naveen Kasturia, Shivankit Singh Parihar, Abhilash Thapliyal, Sunny Hinduja, Namita, Dubey Creators: Arunabh Kumar, Shreyansh Pandey “Sandeep Bhaiya Ka IAS nikla ki nai” — Indian Audiences At the onset, I would like to address the issue that bugged me the most about the series. The “Unacademy” promotions. Yes, Unacademy is producing…

DAREDEVIL – SEASON 2 (2016)

Platform: Netflix Release Date: 18/03/2016 Cast: Charlie Cox, Elden Henson, Deborah Ann Woll, Jon Bernthal, Élodie Yung, Vincent D’Onofrio      Creator: Drew Goddard An exceptionally well made series that is brimming with pulsating action, simmering drama and intriguing plot — Ambar Chatterjee Daredevil Season 2 picks up from where the first season left off….

THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER (2021)

Release Date: 19/03/2021 Platform: Disney + Hotstar Cast:  Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Wyatt Russell, Erin Kellyman Creator: Malcolm Spellman An outstanding series that is marred by a terrible climax and muddled messaging —Ambar Chatterjee The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is the second series in the line of the renewed Marvel cinematic universe that has found its way…