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…

BARFI!

“There are movies that entertain, there are movies that enlighten and then there was Barfi!…” If the promos were enough to raise expectations, Barfi! will simply astound you with its content and soul. Seldom we come across a movie with such potential and were the potential is utilized to its fullest. Anurag Basu does not…

NAAN EE

It’s about time that the largest makers of Films in the world walked into some of the unchartered territories that have remained a taboo for it for as long as we can think of. With sexuality and on your face violence coming out of the closet, the next inline was obviously imaginative creature films. With…

RAAZ 3 (2012) 3D

The Bhatt camp over the years has churned out a melee of sequels and it was only a matter of time, after the success of Raaz and semi-success of Raaz 2 that Raaz 3 would be on the cards. With Bipasha Basu giving the nod for the role, Emran Hashmi tagging along and Vikram Bhatt at…

GRANDMASTER

Chandrasekhar (Mohanlal) is a down on luck policeman. His wife Deepti (Priyamani) is the highest paid criminal lawyer of the city. Their professional wars have resulted in the annihilation of their married life. Known for his astute policing and highly developed intellect, Chandrasekhar has withdrawn himself from active policing in spite of being a maestro…

JOKER

Oh My God!!! The three words that came out of my mouth after the screening of Joker was over at one of the cheapest cinemas here in Guwahati were enough to explain a shattered feeling that lurked all around the capacity crowd that was present. I never had any high expectations from this one and…

SEN TO CHIHIRO NO KAMIKAKUSHI (2001)

“A picture of breathtaking beauty”. It warms my heart to see that in this fast and mechanical world people still have the kind of imagination and visual flair which transcends the the borders of fantasy and realism with such authenticity that the borders blur. Hayao Miyazaki has proved his wizardry again and again over the…

THE EXPENDABLES 2 (2012)

Release Date: 24/08/2012 Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Jet LI, Dolph Lundgren, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Chuck Norris, Nan Yu, Bruce Willis, Scott Adkins, Liam Hemsworth Director: Simon West The first installment of The Expendables had me rooting for the spectacular action and the charisma of Stallone and Statham. I…

BULLETPROOF MONK : A FAN BOY REVIEW

Based on one of the most difficult to find comic books, The Bulletproof Monk is an endearing tale of power, sacrifice, belief and above all fellowship. Chow Yun fat plays a monk without any name who has been protecting an ancient secret for ages. The scroll has protected him in return by keeping him young…

GANGS OF WASSEYPUR PART II

When in the middle of a picture one starts exchanging sms’ , one has to agree to the fact that there is something wrong with the movie and that’s exactly what I realized sitting through this almost three hour long magnum opus if we may call it so. I was thrilled by Gangs Of Wasseypur….