Adventure | Drama | Movie Review | War

‘Tubelight’ review: Flickering Barnacles

By on June 26, 2017

Reading Time: 7 minutes There I was, as usual coming out of the Friday show, same theatre, this time from director Kabir Khan’s latest outing Tubelight (here, an Indian usage coined to describe a dimwit, and not a documentary on the fluorescent equipment) wondering what strong beverage to quaff, and also about what made the director remake the 2015 […]


Continue Reading

Action | Drama | Movie Review | Thriller

‘Deepwater Horizon’ review: Pipeline of Evil

By on June 18, 2017

Reading Time: 4 minutes As I trudged wearily into the shop floor at around 2200 hours wearing my yellow-colored hard hat, the familiar refluxive and reflexive gut feel kicked in every night, the white fluorescent lamps ensconced inside wired mesh cages doing little to dispel the darkness that invariably descended inside of me. The drainage gutters on either side […]

Continue Reading

Action | Adventure | Fantasy | Movie Review

‘The Mummy’ review: From Bandages to Dark Ages

By on June 10, 2017

Reading Time: 5 minutes If you were a cook – no, this isn’t a career advice column – and you come across a rather impressive recipe penned by your favorite aunt or loving grandmother or any such rare, benevolent species in your family, what would you do? You would, in all probability, light up the gas stove, and get […]

Continue Reading