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There was a time when casting directors and auditions were unheard of; those who played small speaking parts in films were known...
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 21:57
There have been films made before Meghna Gulzar’s Chhapaak, on the unimaginably horrific crime of acid attacks on women, notably...
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 21:24
plus4, Reviews, Tanhaji, movie, Bollywood, Om Raut, Ajay Devgan, Saif Ali Khan, Sharad Kelkar, features, Deepa Gahlot It is time...
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 21:21
In Raj Mehta’s dramedy, Good Newwz, the ‘why not adopt’ question is met with the conservative “apna khoon” answer. So two women...
Saturday, December 28, 2019 - 09:24
There seems to be no major reason to make this film but to create an animation version of Will Smith, playing a Bond-like...
Saturday, December 28, 2019 - 09:06
When George Lucas’s first Star Wars came out in 1977, it was such a big thrill (that opening crawl, light sabres, talking robots...
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 20:54
As with the first film in 2014, the problem begins with the title. A woman who makes a place for herself in a man’s world is...
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 21:21
The new film in the Jumanji franchise may claim to be The Next Level, but is just more of the same video game hijinks, which,...
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 21:09
Over the last few weeks, while promoting Pagalpanti, the director (Anees Bazmee) and stars have been going on and on about how...
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 21:42
In the ’70s, when Farrah Fawcett-Majors, Kate Jackson and Jaclyn Smith played crime-fighting ‘Angels’ with an unseen boss called...
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 20:30
If there’s a point to yet another Terminator film, it is to get three women to play the badass warriors battling a new cyborg...
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 21:42
Going by the permanently morose expression on the face of the protagonist of Ujda Chaman, it looks like hair loss is equivalent...
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 21:39
The term gimlet-eyed seemed to have been coined for Maggie Smith, who plays Countess Violet Crawley, who, in her words is “expert...
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 21:33
Navdeep Singh attempts an ambitious film combining the style of the Hollywood Western with an Indian period drama set in the...
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 21:33
Joker is a dark and bleak origin story of the comic book villain, who was played in earlier Batman films by actors like Jack...
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 21:06
In almost every gangster movie, there is a scene in a night club, with skimpily clad women gyrating in the background. Lorene...
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 20:27
The end credits of Rambo: Last Blood have scenes of the old Rambo films flashing on screen, reminding the audience why the...
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 22:21
Sequel-itis strikes a reasonably competent 47 Meters Down, made by Johannes Roberts in 2017. Two years later he makes another...
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 22:30
Anything that stars Melissa McCarthy is worth a watch, but this post #MeToo mob drama with its three talented female leads, has a...
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 21:03
When there are budget problems in the Mars Orbiter Mission undertaken by an ISRO scientist on a dare -- because a NASA snob said...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 22:57