Bareilly ki Barfi movie review: An endearing rom-com worth tasting

Bareilly ki Barfi movie review: An endearing rom-com worth tasting

Nitesh Tiwari's sharp writing laced with humour encapsulates the simplicity and warmth of a small town, which is evident in each scene through his characters.

Aug 18, 2017, 12:26 PM IST
Shreelancer movie review: Quirky and captivating

Shreelancer movie review: Quirky and captivating

Making the best use of one's given time, the consequences of seemingly innocuous careless moments, the inexorability of fate and the possibility of grace are the inevitable or unescapable themes of

Aug 17, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Partition: 1947 movie review—Serves up delicate but powerful drama

Partition: 1947 movie review—Serves up delicate but powerful drama

At the end of Gurinder Chadha's breathtakingly beautiful parable on political propensity, we are told that the director's grandmother was one of thousands of victims of the savagery that followed the Partition of India into two sloppy badly-cut halves.

Aug 17, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Indu Sarkar movie review: An astutely mounted propaganda film

Indu Sarkar movie review: An astutely mounted propaganda film

A political drama with a detailed disclaimer about hurting the sentiments of anyone, Madhur Bhandarkar's controversial "Indu Sarkar" is a cleverly plotted propaganda film.

Jul 28, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Mubarakan movie review: Anil Kapoor shines bright in this hilarious no-brainer from Anees Bazmee

Mubarakan movie review: Anil Kapoor shines bright in this hilarious no-brainer from Anees Bazmee

With Arjun Kapoor and Anil Kapoor starrer 'Mubarakan', the hit director has tried to take the streak forward. But, was his attempt successful? Let's find out!

Jul 28, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
'Raag Desh' movie review: Tigmanshu Dhulia recreates the war era with utmost accuracy

'Raag Desh' movie review: Tigmanshu Dhulia recreates the war era with utmost accuracy

True to its genre and in his inimitable style, Dhulia recreates the war era with utmost accuracy.

Jul 28, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Dunkirk movie review: Beyond any critical evaluation

Dunkirk movie review: Beyond any critical evaluation

A very strange incident occurred at the end my viewing of 'Dunkirk' in a packed theatre. The audience clapped when the director's name appeared during the end-credits.

Jul 22, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Munna Michael movie review: Cliched and uninspiring

Munna Michael movie review: Cliched and uninspiring

This film starts off with a promise and holds your interest till the interval. After that the narrative turns into a cliched Bollywood masala film that fails to impress.

Jul 22, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
‘Black Prince’ movie review: Movie is well-intended bore

‘Black Prince’ movie review: Movie is well-intended bore

If the truth be told, the ever-dependable Shabana Azmi is the only actor in this torpid tale of truncated bravery who is seen making any effort to bring the film out of the domain of stodgy staginess.

Jul 21, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
'Lipstick Under My Burkha' movie review: Lifelike and Irrepressible

'Lipstick Under My Burkha' movie review: Lifelike and Irrepressible

Although the four protagonists are not related to each other in the film, the dexterous manner in which their lives are interwoven is laudable and speaks volumes for the cleverly crafted screenplay.

Jul 21, 2017, 09:14 AM IST
Jagga Jasoos movie review: Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif shine in this wobbly escapade

Jagga Jasoos movie review: Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif shine in this wobbly escapade

Filmmaker Anurag Basu and his much-delayed adventure saga 'Jagga Jasoos' finally saw the light of the day with its release today!

Jul 14, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Spider-Man: Homecoming movie review—A breezy and refreshing reboot 

Spider-Man: Homecoming movie review—A breezy and refreshing reboot 

Homecoming" is the 16th film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), the sixth instalment that includes Spider-Man and the second film dedicated solely to him.

Jul 07, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
Guest Iin London movie review: Paresh Rawal brings a woozy sparkle

Guest Iin London movie review: Paresh Rawal brings a woozy sparkle

First things first. The most welcome thing about this tragic-comedy about unwelcome guests is Paresh Rawal, an actor of myriad means who has lately strayed into politics.

Jul 07, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Mom movie review: Sridevi shoots the ball out of the park

Mom movie review: Sridevi shoots the ball out of the park

Just when you think Sridevi has run out of surprises, she does "Mom". A film so steeped in the angst of maternal revenge that you fear it will tie itself up in angry knots.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:44 AM IST
Duvvada Jagannadham movie review: Silly, predictable but fun

Duvvada Jagannadham movie review: Silly, predictable but fun

When you decide to watch Telugu commercial films, especially ones starring Allu Arjun and other stars in his league, it is said that one should leave logic and intellect behind and not nitpick.

Jun 24, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Tubelight movie review: Even Salman Khan's star power isn’t bright enough to illuminate Kabir Khan's film!

Tubelight movie review: Even Salman Khan's star power isn’t bright enough to illuminate Kabir Khan's film!

Jal ja, jal ja, jal ja, jal ja, jal ja! Ummm.... Doesn’t work.

Jun 23, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
Maragatha Naanayam movie review: Unimaginably entertaining

Maragatha Naanayam movie review: Unimaginably entertaining

"Maragatha Naanayam", a whacked-out horror-comedy, entertains more than expected and that, believe it or not, is its biggest strength.

Jun 17, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
Bank Chor movie review: Entertains, albeit tediously

Bank Chor movie review: Entertains, albeit tediously

Imagine you are at a grand banquet and throughout you have been nibbling on tit-bits.

Jun 16, 2017, 18:01 PM IST
Rangoon movie review: A familiar thriller with lots to like

Rangoon movie review: A familiar thriller with lots to like

There's so much to like about Gautham Karthik's "Rangoon", despite the familiar path it takes to narrate a story of friendship, betrayal and loss.

Jun 10, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

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