HELL OR HIGH WATER (2016)

Hell Or High Water is directed by David Mackenzie, the man who directed Starred Up, Perfect Sense and Hallam Foe. I haven’t seen any of those films and had absolutely no idea about the man’s work or style for that matter. So I walked into this film with an open mind. All I knew about…

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (2016)

The Magnificent Seven is a remake of the classic which was in turns the remake of Akira Kurosawa’s greatest achievement, Seven Samurai. Antoine Fuqua, the man behind films like Training Day, Olympus Has Fallen, Shooter and more recently The Equalizer, helms the film while it stars his favorite protagonist, Denzel Washington in a pivotal role….

BONE TOMAHAWK(2015)

Bone Tomahawk is a perfect example of less is more. The film is about four men who go after a clan of cave dwelling cannibalistic Indians who happen to kidnap one of the men’s wife. The film doesn’t show us the Indians apart from a glimpse here and there right till the third act of…

THE HATEFUL EIGHT(2015)

After Django Unchained, Tarantino began work on another Western which he named The Hateful Eight. The film’s script was leaked somehow and Tarantino decided to release it as book instead and not make it at all. Thank god he changed his mind and we have another superbly crafted and endlessly entertaining Tarantino film in our…

A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST(2014)

A Million Ways To Die In The West may be just another run for the mills comedy but it is surely a very good one at that. What I found most endearing about it was its quirky sense of humor, its simplistic treatment of the subject matter and its wonderful execution of it all. It’s…

DJANGO UNCHAINED(2012)

After a gap of three years, Tarantino is back with his new motion picture event and he is back with a bang. Over the years he has paid homage to the the motion picture forms of the earlier times and Django Unchained is another gem in the same line. Taking a sharp turn from his…