HIT: THE FIRST CASE (2022)

Release Date: 15/07/2022 Cast: Rajkummar Rao, Sanya Malhotra, Milind Gunaji, Akhil Iyer Director: Dr. Sailesh Kolanu Why watch the labored remake when you can watch the vastly better original on OTT — Ambar Chatterjee HIT: The First Case is an official remake of the Telugu HIT: The First Case released in 2020 and starring Vishwak Sen as the…

THE BOYS – SEASON 3 (2022)

Release Date: 03/06/2022 Cast: Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty  Creator: Eric Kripke Bigger, Bolder, and Gorier! The Boys Season 3 is everything that you wanted from the series — Ambar Chatterjee The Boys is one of those unique takes on the superhero genre that has over the years become a little more commonplace…

DRUSHYAM 2: THE RESUMPTION (2021)

Release Date: 25/11/2021 Platform: Amazon Prime Video Cast: Venkatesh Daggubati, Meena, Nadia Moidu, V.K. Naresh, Tanikella Bharani, Sampath Raj Director: Jeethu Joseph A perfectly executed and flawlessly acted remake that is in the end pointless — Ambar Chatterjee Sripriya directed Drushyam that was a remake of the Malayalam hit, Drishyam starring Mohanlal and directed by Jeethu Joseph. For the…

SARDAR UDHAM (2021)

Release Date: 16/10/2021 Platform: Amazon Prime Video Cast: Vicky Kaushal, Kirsty Averton, Tim Berrington, Stephen Hogan, Shaun Scott. Director: Shoojit Sircar A cinematic achievement of monumental proportions — Ambar Chatterjee Sardar Udham chronicles the life of Sardar Udham Singh (Vicky Kaushal) who like so many others was at the receiving end of Britisher’s brutality on April…

BREATHE : INTO THE SHADOWS (2020)

Release Date: 10/07/2020 Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Nithya Menen, Amit Sadh, Saiyami Kher, Hrishikesh Joshi, Shrikant Verma Director: Mayank Sharma  Breathe: Into The Shadows falls short of its mark because of poor writing and indifferent direction  Avinash (Abhishek Bachchan) is a successful clinical psychiatrist who often collaborates with the Delhi Police on complicated cases and helps…

GULABO SITABO (2020)

Release Date: 12/06/2020 Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Vijay Raaz, Brijendra Kala, Srishti Shrivastava Director: Shoojit Sircar Amitabh Bachchan’s endearing Mirza saves Gulabo Sitabo from sinking completely The first half of Gulabo Sitabo was very difficult for me to sit through but as the story progressed my interest was quipped for what happens to Mirza…