Director duo Raj-DK create heady small-town chaos tinged with bloody nostalgia and bloody well-written characters.
Director Nikhil Muraly weaves a gentle chuckle around the flush of first love and its lingering effect on a lifetime.
One’s about losing their mind over acceptance; the other’s about losing their acceptance and minding it terribly.
Director Jasmeet K. Reen triumphs with a scintillating debut that’s a black welt of a comedy to encompass a dark domestic truth.
A sampling of what I’ve watched this year. Spoiler: most of the content is 2021 residue.
‘Don’t Look Up’ launches brilliantly, but then feels like a letdown. But did director Adam McKay have any other choice?
The top movies of 2021.
Meenakshi Sundareshwar, while light-touch and amiable, misses smack urgency and fun for a safe, slow walk.
There’s something intimately familiar and hence moving about Saving Mr. Banks. Plus, there’s Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks.
The second season ups the ante in a taut outing where everyone’s struggling to figure out their own space. Plus, it raises some questions about the art of making political thrillers and make up.