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Irrfan Khan is one good reason to sit through Angrezi Medium, which is not a patch on its predecessor, Hindi Medium; the other is...
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 22:42
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
This international terrorist, who has his own army and a huge arsenal somewhere in Syria, is baffled because his men and his dens...
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 21:54
The drama in Anubhav Sinha’s Thappad takes off from the scene in which a wife is slapped by her husband at a party at their home...
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 21:57
Some years ago, Mumbai had witnessed the strange sight of a ship running aground at Juhu Beach. Bhanu Pratap Singh saw the...
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 20:27
Films in recent years have dug into small towns, where they portray the ‘real India’ which is quite different from a westernised...
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 20:18
Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville play a middle-aged couple in Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn’s film, Ordinary Love. Their...
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 20:54
When Imtiaz Ali made Love Aaj Kal in 2009, there was freshness in the characterisations and structure. He captured the Me...
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 20:48
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
A decade after those horrific days that the city lived through, Anthony Maras makes Hotel Mumbai, concentrating on the siege of...
Friday, November 29, 2019 - 21:24
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