Appraisal | Movie Review

2016 @ 24 Frames per Second

By on December 31, 2016

Reading Time: 13 minutes Another year’s coming to an end, and here’s a sampling of moments from life that was in a cinema hall (or home theatre.) This isn’t a recommendations list, nor is it a ratings compilation. Just a random (but not exhaustive) snapshot of how 2016 rolled by at the rate of 24 frames a second. The […]

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Biography | Drama | Movie Review

‘Dangal’ review: First Class Coach

By on December 24, 2016

Reading Time: 7 minutes We menfolk have it rather good, don’t we? There’s nary a phase of discrimination in our lives, be it while pursuing our education, while deciding what we want to do with our lives, while pursuing our interests, while establishing ourselves at our work places, or even while looking for a soul mate. Life for most […]

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Comedy | Drama | Movie Review | Musical

‘La La Land’ review: Life and Los Angelic

By on December 11, 2016

Reading Time: 6 minutes There’s a new drug in town. It is, as a matter of fact, ubiquitous and pervasive across the world. Its primary vehicles are the social media, the online and print media, the political and apolitical events swarming this world we live in, and other forms of information constantly being barrelled down our eagerly addicted receptors. […]

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Movie Review | Thriller

‘Kahaani 2’ review: Of Trailer and Trail Her Chills

By on December 3, 2016

Reading Time: 7 minutes There’s this unsaid thing between me and movie trailers. I usually don’t watch them, and vice-versa. Unless, of course, they’re being screened in cinema halls, which then makes them a beguiling part of the experiential package. Trailers, especially nowadays, have this nasty habit of raising your expectations, and making you connect the story dots in […]

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