CRICKET FEVER MUMBAI INDIANS (2019)

Original Air Date: 1/3/2019 Cast: The Mumbai Indians Team and others Series Producers: Simon Barker, Krishnendu Bose and Others I was a humongous cricket fan growing up. I still have my collection of Sportstar magazines from times when there was no internet and online articles. I remember going through the articles about the Cricket World…

KESARI (2019)

Release Date: 21/03/2019 Cast: Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Ashwath Bhatt, Suvinder Vicky, Vansh Bhardwaj, Edward Sonnenblick, Sumeet Basran, Toranj Kayvon. Director: Anurag Singh Ishar Singh (Akshay Kumar) is a willful Sardar who is as keen on doing his duty as he is on answering the call of his conscience. While on duty on the Indo-Afghan…

TRIPLE FRONTIER (2019)

Release Date: 13/03/2019 Cast: Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam, Oscar Isaac, Garrett Hedlund, Pedro Pascal, Adria Arjona. Director: J.C. Chandor Santiago (Oscar Isaac), after years of pursuit, finally locates the whereabouts of a fearsome drug lord who holds all his earnings in his house which he uses as his safe. Santiago brings in the expertise of…

CONTRATIEMPO (2017)

Release Date: 06/01/2017 Director: Oriol Paolo Cast: Mario Casas, Anna Wagener, Jose Coronado, Barbara Lennie, Iñigo Gastesi Now, this is what I call an edge-of-the-seat thriller. I first heard about Contratiempo when the first poster of the Hindi film Badla (Amitabh Bachchan, Tapsee Pannu, Sujoy Ghosh) was unveiled and while researching about it I came…

CAPTAIN MARVEL (2019) – 3D

Release Date: 08/03/2019 Director: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck Cast: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Jude Law, Annette Bening. Vers (Brie Larson) is a Kree — a race of extraterrestrial being at war with another shape-shifting race of aliens known as the Skrulls. She is an elite warrior and is under the guidance of…

INSIDE EDGE (2017)

  Original Air Date: 10 July 2017 Director: Karan Anshuman Cast: Vivek Oberoi, Richa Chadha, Angad Bedi, Tanuj Virwani, Siddhant Chaturvedi. Inside Edge is by no means perfect. It has an antagonist who hams to the extent of getting on your nerves. There are things that happen towards the end of the series that would…

SONCHIRIYA (2019)

Release Date: 1/3/2019 Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Ranvir Shorey, Bhumi Pednekar, Ashutosh Rana, Manoj Bajpayee Director: Abhishek Chaubey Maan Singh (Manoj Bajpayee) leads a gang of bandits who are all in their own ways weighed down by their deeds. Lakhna (Sushant Singh Rajput) is contemplating surrender as he is constantly haunted by the visions of…

WIDOWS (2018)

Release Date: 16/11/2018 Cast: Viola Davis, Elizabeth Debicki, Michelle Rodriguez, Liam Neeson, Colin Farrell, Daniel Kaluuya, Cynthia Erivo. Directed By: Steve McQueen Harry Rawlings and his team of thieves pull off a job to rip a black politician, Jamal Manning (Brian Tyree Henry) who was saving that money to help fuel his political dreams. However,…

OVERLORD (2018)

Release Date: 07/11/2018 Director: Julius Avery Cast: Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Oliver, Pilou Asbæk Overlord has been praised by a lot of people who have found it intriguing and entertaining to the hilt. Right from the opening sequence that shows a company of soldier being dropped behind German lines on the eve of D-Day…

GULLY BOY (2019)

Release Date: 14/02/2019 Cast: Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Varma, Vijay Raaz, Kalki Koechlin, Vijay Varma Director: Zoya Akhtar Murad (Ranveer) is someone who is at bottom of the barrel in a society that not only chooses to ignore his very existence but also ensures that he is not even allowed to dream….

HEROINE

Madhur Bhandarkar over the years has made a niche for himself making movies that brings forth realities which are right in-front of our eyes but we choose to ignore them. He is not the only director who has dealt with these theme but he has seen some prolific success because of the simple reason that…

WHAT MADE EK THA TIGER TROUNCE AGENT VINOD

With Ek Tha Tiger’s (ETT) predictable but rollicking start at the box office, one question that must have come to the regular cinegoer’s mind would be, “where lies the difference between ETT and the recent but faltered Agent Vinod (AV)?” Both the movies have a RAW agent at the helm of the events with a…