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Mary Poppins Returns movie review: No Magic Only Ennui

Mary Poppins Returns movie review: No Magic Only Ennui

The saving grace is a bright young actor named Lin-Manuel Miranda who plays a streetlight-operator

Jan 05, 2019, 12:15 PM IST
Mary Poppins Returns movie review: A musical fantasy without a soul

Mary Poppins Returns movie review: A musical fantasy without a soul

Director Rob Marshall's version of the musical fantasy written by David Magee, does seem to have the similar storyline with amped up events. 

Jan 04, 2019, 14:22 PM IST
Aquaman movie review: Simply fluid and impressive

Aquaman movie review: Simply fluid and impressive

Mounted with brilliant visual effects and astounding score, each moment feels stunning, larger than life and simply beautiful.

Dec 14, 2018, 13:35 PM IST
Creed II movie review: Suffers from sequel syndrome

Creed II movie review: Suffers from sequel syndrome

Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa resonates his part in an inarticulate manner, earnestly. 

Nov 29, 2018, 21:09 PM IST
2.0 movie review: An insanely, illogically fun science-fiction extravaganza

2.0 movie review: An insanely, illogically fun science-fiction extravaganza

S Shankar knows how to go overboard without making his effort look superficial and he achieves it effortlessly in '2.0'.

Nov 29, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Bhaiaji Superhit movie review: An obsolete, tedious rom-com

Bhaiaji Superhit movie review: An obsolete, tedious rom-com

The characters are all trite and appear obsolete. The situations are predictable and the dialogues, replete with hackneyed humour.

Nov 23, 2018, 21:07 PM IST
The Girl in the Spider's Web movie review: A run-of-the-mill edgy thriller

The Girl in the Spider's Web movie review: A run-of-the-mill edgy thriller

The series is based on the characters created by the late Swedish writer Stieg Larsson and this edition is the fourth instalment written by David Lagercrantz after Larsson's death, just like those Jason Bourne books that weren`t written by Robert Ludlum.

Nov 23, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
Bohemian Rhapsody review: The 'dead star' is still a crowd puller, albeit a flat script

Bohemian Rhapsody review: The 'dead star' is still a crowd puller, albeit a flat script

If anyone knows the Queen, it's because of their larger than life music. Music that rocked the decades and continues to do so 23 years after the death of Freddie Mercury – the band's lead singer. 

Nov 16, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Mohalla Assi movie review: Sunny Deol-starrer is provocative, pungent and relevant

Mohalla Assi movie review: Sunny Deol-starrer is provocative, pungent and relevant

While the first half of the film picks out characters with all their quirks of radicalism and scatters them everywhere, it is the second half that comes to grips with the crux of the theme.

Nov 16, 2018, 13:41 PM IST
Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: A sugar-coated memento

Bohemian Rhapsody movie review: A sugar-coated memento

The film "Bohemian Rhapsody" gets its name from one of the most iconic songs of the unconventional, British rock band Queen and is aptly used to portray the biopic of its lead vocalist Farrokh Bulsara aka Freddie Mercury.

Nov 15, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
'Pihu' movie review: Most heartbreaking horror you'll ever see

'Pihu' movie review: Most heartbreaking horror you'll ever see

Director Vinod Kapri never runs out of ways to engage our senses in the most heightened state of emotional vulnerability.   

Nov 15, 2018, 07:24 AM IST
Thugs Of Hindostan movie review: Amitabh Bachchan aka Khudabaksh is the only saving grace; shoddy direction 'thugs' fans

Thugs Of Hindostan movie review: Amitabh Bachchan aka Khudabaksh is the only saving grace; shoddy direction 'thugs' fans

The film has been directed by 'Dhoom 3' helmer Vijay Krishna Acharya.

Nov 08, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
Jack and Dil moview review, Arbaaz Khan, Amit Sadh film script lacks the heft

Jack and Dil moview review, Arbaaz Khan, Amit Sadh film script lacks the heft

The plot packed with frivolity, meanders without any inciting or sticky moments and the expositions are strictly verbose.

Oct 31, 2018, 09:28 AM IST
Halloween movie review: The reboot is a haggard tale

Halloween movie review: The reboot is a haggard tale

Brutality, like compassion, has no rationale to fall back on. 

Oct 27, 2018, 12:27 PM IST
Hunter Killer movie review: Awkwardly predictable, yet exciting in parts

Hunter Killer movie review: Awkwardly predictable, yet exciting in parts

The film may not have style or scale to boast of, but it makes the best of the limited resources at its disposal to provide a series of intense and outlandish set-pieces. 

Oct 26, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
Baazaar movie review: Saif Ali Khan's career's best 'Baazaar' raises hindi cinema's equity

Baazaar movie review: Saif Ali Khan's career's best 'Baazaar' raises hindi cinema's equity

This is Saif's most gloriously written and performed part, meaty witty and wicked.

Oct 26, 2018, 10:01 AM IST
Namaste England movie review: The film has a pure heart

Namaste England movie review: The film has a pure heart

Vipul Shah likes to come clean. His movies are straight forward, simple and aimed at the heart. "Namaste England" is no exception. It bears a strong thematic resemblance to Vipul`s "Namaste London" that came 11 years ago. In both, the desi Punjabi son-of-the-soil hero makes it his business to bring his London-based wife back to her roots and her senses.

Oct 18, 2018, 09:44 AM IST
First Man movie review: It sends us over the moon

First Man movie review: It sends us over the moon

There is a very moving sub-plot about Armstrong and his little dead daughter.

Oct 13, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Fry Day movie review: Govinda shines again

Fry Day movie review: Govinda shines again

At last, Govinda has a blast. And so, I must confess, do we. "Fry Day" is a surprisingly palatable marital comedy with some really funny throwaway lines, and of course the actors' comic timing which goes a long way in supplanting a certain sparkle to even some of the potentially stiff scenes.

Oct 12, 2018, 12:27 PM IST
LoveYatri movie review: A lacklustre romance

LoveYatri movie review: A lacklustre romance

The problem with the plot is that the narrative meanders with sweet nothings.

Oct 05, 2018, 15:07 PM IST