October 20, 2019
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Eat, Pray, Live
Phillauri Is Not Funny Enough To Classify As A Comedy & Not Emotional Enough To Touch The Heart
Anushka Sharma’s performance keeps the film going, both as the romantic village girl, as well as the cheeky ghost.
Mar 25, 2017
Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya
Takes You Back Into India's Heart Of Darkness Where Khap Mentality Still Rules
The film starts with a disclaimer that it does not endorse dowry, but there will be many amidst its target audience, who will not be converted by the film’s message, but you can’t blame the filmmaker for trying.
Mar 11, 2017
Commando 2: A Commando Film That Is Unintentionally Funny
Comic actor Deven Bhojani has directed this film in such a slapdash fashion, that it is unintentionally funny, but still not in the so-bad-that-it's-good category
Mar 05, 2017
Rangoon, A Promising Child Who Grows Up Without Any Sense Of Direction
Rangoon, with the talent and resources on call, still falls far short of the masterpiece it could have been. Casablanca it most certainly is not.
Feb 24, 2017
Loud And Overdone Saga Of Rohan's Revenge
The final twist is clever, but that’s about all in a film 135 minutes long...
Jan 27, 2017
DJ Caruso Has Made An Actioner That Is So Fast Paced That If You Blink You Miss Something
Xander Cage’s mentor tells him: “Kick some ass. Get the girl. And try to look dope while you’re doing it.” Which is what Vin Diesel proceeds to do with much relish.
Jan 14, 2017
First Thing That Will Strike A Mumbaikar Is: When Are Buses And Trains So Empty?
Shaad Ali, remaking Mani Ratnam's Tamil hit O Kadhal Kanmani strikes false notes when he has his hip young characters rush about in public transport
Jan 13, 2017
Dangal: It Sells When Aamir's Career-Best Show Is Topped With Patriotism And Jingoism
The film manipulates the audience's rah-rah emotions at many points, particularly at the end.
Dec 22, 2016
Ki & Ka
The film was perhaps meant to please women; unfortunately it has been trashed mostly by its female viewers
Apr 12, 2016
Watching it as just a movie divorced from the reality around us,
offers as many moments of entertainment as tedium in the second half...
Jan 25, 2017
When The Niffler Meets A No-Maj
The film will obviously appeal to those who liked the Potter sagas, and they get a chance to enter a whole new world of Rowling-created mythology.
Nov 25, 2016
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
Audiences have taken to it, because it combines two mass opiates—cricket and cinema
Oct 06, 2016
Amitabh Bachchan holds the movie together with his piercing gaze and formidable presence
Sep 21, 2016
Harappan Ships Go Up Mountains
A callous anachronism has ruled Bollywood costume and set design. Exemplars exist, but no one learns.
Aug 18, 2016
Budhia Singh Born To Run
The hard work, sweat and tears that go into the making of a champ are depicted well
Aug 11, 2016
The fifth installment featuring the CIA assassin with a memory loss and identity problem
Aug 11, 2016
Set in Punjab in the throes of the Khalistani separatist movement, the film is about the suffering of ordinary people
Aug 04, 2016
The film proves that the idea of the worm-turning kind of vigilantism has its limitations
Jul 28, 2016
Ice Age Collision Course
Overpopulated by a cast of delightfully daffy animal characters and a visual quality that’s pure eye candy.
Jul 21, 2016
Will Prepare Blueprint For Companies Looking Beyond China: Sitharaman
5 Pakistani Soldiers Killed As Indian Army Targets Terror Camps In PoK: Report
In Meeting With CM Yogi, Kamlesh's Family Demands Capital Punishment For Murderers
Content Is King. How Digital Streaming Is Bridging International Borders
India v South Africa, Ranchi Test: Pacers Rock SA After Rohit 212
When Asked To Bend, We Turned To Kafka, George Orwell
Rape Survivors Experience Health Problems For Years After Traumatic Episode
Everything Is ‘Normal’ In The Wonderland That Is Kashmir
Blaming BJP For Rot Within Won’t Help Congress
Jadavpur Fracas Godsend For BJP, It Is Set To Crack Open Left's Citadel
Aurat ka Dal, and 99 Other Reasons Why Not to Impose Hindi
'Why So Many Rallies In Maharashtra If...': Shiv Sena Asks CM Fadnavis
'I Celebrate Women Who Resist Urge To Live As Victims': Smriti Irani
Women Rights Activists Shatter Taboos About Female Sexuality
No Fan Of Noise, But Outlook Wants To Be Heard: Ruben Banerjee
DU Professor's Body Found On Rail Tracks, Mother Too Found Dead
'These Bigots Are Blinded By...': Rahul Slams Goyal Over Anti-Abhijit Banerjee Comment
ISL 2019-20: ATK, Kerala Blasters Face Off In Season Opener
WATCH: Jaw-Dropping Sixes! Umesh Yadav Lays Waste To South Africa
Happy Diwali! Green Firecrackers On Trial But Availability, Awareness Level Poor
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Sex, Lies And Videotapes -- Mantris Trapped As MP's Sleaze Scandal Becomes Kingsize
M-S-D: Three Musketeers Who Engineered Kashmir's Bloodless Coup, But Are Their Plans Sustainable?
Death By Debt: Indian Businesses Are Devastated, Tax Terror Adds To Woes
Spilling The Beans: How Murky Was Cafe Coffee Day Founder VG Siddartha's Death
Kashmir Fireworks Incite Separatist Voices In Tamil Nadu, Will It Sully BJP's Image?