‘Hichki’ review: Tour de force Syndrome

Director Siddharth P Malhotra directs a safe-mode movie, but it is actor Rani Mukerji who makes it brilliantly compelling.

2017: Ten Best Performances

The ten best performances in 2017 that touched, moved, stunned, and made us think.

‘Mom’ review: A Dish Best Served Simmering

Long after it exits the cinema halls, Mom will be remembered for two things, primarily – apple pips and Sridevi’s stunning performance. While I’ll refrain from speaking about the former, I have no qualms in piping up about the latter. For, in director Ravi Udyawar’s debut project, it is Sridevi who effortlessly dominates the screen … Continue reading ‘Mom’ review: A Dish Best Served Simmering

‘Dear Zindagi’ review: Three Chairs for Life

Somewhere after the interval, a gentleman sitting behind me in the cinema hall let fly these profound words in a markedly stylish, know-all accent, “Someone tell this b*** to get a life.” My first instinct was to turn around and request the stony (if not stoned) voiced drawler to get another cinema hall. But then, … Continue reading ‘Dear Zindagi’ review: Three Chairs for Life