Movie Reviews

Read my reviews of Tamil/Hindi/English movies I watched recently...

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    KABALI: 15 Interesting Facts about THE MOVIE

    Rajnikanth‘s next movie, Kabali, is releasing world-wide on Friday, July 22, 2016. Rajnikanth is a Hero & Super Star in Tamil – a regional language in India, but speakers are spread across the world. The pre-launch buzz is just too much to handle, at least here in Chennai. In the meanwhile, I thought why not list a few interesting facts about Kabali that you ought to know. Kabali is primarily a Tamil movie with major viewership in Tamil Nadu. The movie has also been dubbed in Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam. Wait: there are Malay, Thai and Chinese versions of this movie too! Budget: 70 Crores INR. Pre-release Revenue: 200 Crores INR.…

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    Watch India’s Finest Films on ‘Zee Classic’ every Sat. at 10 P.M.

    Three hours of entertainment. Some songs, dance, action and comedy. Sounds familiar? Bollywood movies have always been the most popular mode of entertainment in India. We are all familiar with the on-screen running around the trees, high-octane action sequences, twins separated at birth reuniting decades later with a sprinkle of romance and lots of mirch masala. We leave the theatres after watching these movies wanting our lives to be a perfect film story with a happy ending. But sometimes, we want to experience something historical, contemporary, something more deep rooted and intense. This is when we wish to watch movies which leave a greater impact on the society as they…

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    &PicturesHD #HDfirst will premiere ‘Tamasha’ on Saturday, 30th April at 8 PM

    &picturesHD – India’s premium mass Hindi movie channel keeping its promise of #HDfirst will premiere ‘Tamasha’ on Saturday, 30th April at 8 PM. Directed by the luminous Imtiaz Ali, the Deepika Padukone & Ranbir Kapoor starrer is a movie about the journey of someone who has lost his edge trying to behave according to socially acceptable conventions. It is based on the central theme of abrasion and loss of self that happens as one attempts to fit in society. Here’s why the film is a must watch! Reasons to watch ‘Tamasha’ on &pictures HD 1. You feel trapped in your monotonous 9 to 5 Job Imtiaz Ali revealed that the…

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    Fan Movie Review: Hopeless!! Did SRK Write the script?

    Fan Movie Review: Hopeless!! SRK has managed to look younger, and has also tried to act with the passion that possessed him during the Darr/Baazigar days. He managed to mask his age, but failed to mask the superficiality of his emotions. The older SRK was believable in some scenes, though. To me, this movie is a HUGE letdown, irrespective of what his fanboys/publications might claim. I suspect if the script was written by SRK himself. Only then, a movie can become such a mess. Even Rajni’s Baba was better! The first half is totally unnecessary. We’ve seen that in many movies before. The second half showed promise, but was totally…