Articles about Movie Review

'Antim' review: Salman Khan's actioner is not worth your time

29 Nov 2021

'Antim' review: Salman Khan's actioner is not worth your time

Salman Khan, Aayush Sharma, Mahima Makwana, and Sachin Khedekar starrer Antim got released last week.

'Satyameva Jayate 2' review: John Abraham's appalling overdose of patriotism

25 Nov 2021

'Satyameva Jayate 2' review: John Abraham's appalling overdose of patriotism

John Abraham, Divya Khosla Kumar, Harsh Chhaya, and Gautami Kapoor-starrer Satyameva Jayate 2 released today.

'Cash' review: Amol Parashar's comic caper is a fun watch

22 Nov 2021

'Cash' review: Amol Parashar's comic caper is a fun watch

Recently, Disney+ Hotstar released Cash, starring Amol Parashar, Smriti Kalra, Swanand Kirkire, Kevin Dave, and Gulshan Grover.

'Squad' review: There's no meaning to this Rinzing Denzongpa film

12 Nov 2021

'Squad' review: There's no meaning to this Rinzing Denzongpa film

ZEE5 released Squad on its platform today.

'Shershaah' review: Sidharth's attempt to honor Vikram Batra is commendable

12 Aug 2021

'Shershaah' review: Sidharth's attempt to honor Vikram Batra is commendable

Independence Day week has begun with the release of Sidharth Malhotra's Shershaah, in which he plays India's war hero Vikram Batra.

'Dhoop Ki Deewar' review: Death shows true colors of many

12 Jul 2021

'Dhoop Ki Deewar' review: Death shows true colors of many

Sometimes a person's death can reveal the true colors of their blood relatives.

'State of Siege: Temple Attack' thrills but dramatics kill vibe

09 Jul 2021

'State of Siege: Temple Attack' thrills but dramatics kill vibe

Only if creator Abhimanyu Singh and director Ken Ghosh had clarity on whether to base State of Siege: Temple Attack on the actual Akshardham temple terror attack of 2002, we would have gotten a better film.

'Loki': Episode-5 gives some answers, prepares stage for huge finale

07 Jul 2021

'Loki': Episode-5 gives some answers, prepares stage for huge finale

The penultimate episode of Disney+ Loki leaves us desperately waiting for the finale, which by the looks of it, is going to be an epic offering.

'The 8th Night' review: Not your usual creepy horror story

05 Jul 2021

'The 8th Night' review: Not your usual creepy horror story

Karma, eternity, fate are what most humans believe in. Some call them superstition, while some say philosophy.

'Sara's' review: Natural depiction of pregnancy issues, motherhood, and cinema

05 Jul 2021

'Sara's' review: Natural depiction of pregnancy issues, motherhood, and cinema

Women are capable of giving birth. But what if the act of parturition becomes the sole defining identity of a woman?

'The Tomorrow War' review: Great action sequences, but weak screenplay

03 Jul 2021

'The Tomorrow War' review: Great action sequences, but weak screenplay

Chris Pratt's sci-fi action drama, The Tomorrow War, has released and it's all about saving the world (Is Guardians of the Galaxy about that too?).

'Murder By The Coast': When media trial, homophobia impacted judgment

29 Jun 2021

'Murder By The Coast': When media trial, homophobia impacted judgment

The latest Netflix documentary Murder by the Coast is built around the murder investigation of 19-year-old Rocio Wanninkhof.

'Ray' review: Surreal, eccentric, brilliant, and everything in between

26 Jun 2021

'Ray' review: Surreal, eccentric, brilliant, and everything in between

Anthology series Ray based on stories by ace filmmaker Satyajit Ray is now streaming on Netflix.

'Fatherhood' review: Kevin Hart shows reality of being single parent

18 Jun 2021

'Fatherhood' review: Kevin Hart shows reality of being single parent

Raising a child is not easy, especially, if you are a single parent.

'Sherni' review: Vidya Balan 'roars' brilliantly in this one-woman show

18 Jun 2021

'Sherni' review: Vidya Balan 'roars' brilliantly in this one-woman show

Patriarchy and prejudice at the workplace is something women face globally, but this nuanced portrayal of a woman in a "man's world" is something only Vidya Balan can execute.

'Silver Skates' review: A magical winter to fall in love

18 Jun 2021

'Silver Skates' review: A magical winter to fall in love

Netflix's beautiful romantic movie, Silver Skates, released recently.

'Shaadisthan' review: Road movie has potential, but turns into trainwreck

13 Jun 2021

'Shaadisthan' review: Road movie has potential, but turns into trainwreck

Shaadisthan, starring Kirti Kulhari, is now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar.

'Bhuj: The Day India Shook' review: Poignant, moving and important

11 Jun 2021

'Bhuj: The Day India Shook' review: Poignant, moving and important

Discovery+ original documentary, Bhuj: The Day India Shook is now streaming on the platform.

'Nail Bomber: Manhunt' review: Disturbing, suspenseful documentary about far-right terrorism

30 May 2021

'Nail Bomber: Manhunt' review: Disturbing, suspenseful documentary about far-right terrorism

Netflix's true-crime documentary Nail Bomber: Manhunt is now streaming.

'Ek Mini Katha' review: Great comedic plot that stays under-utilized

30 May 2021

'Ek Mini Katha' review: Great comedic plot that stays under-utilized

Telugu adult comedy Ek Mini Katha, starring Santosh Shoban and Kavya Thapar in the lead, is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

'November Story' review: Excruciatingly slow; headache-inducing and convoluted thriller

23 May 2021

'November Story' review: Excruciatingly slow; headache-inducing and convoluted thriller

Tamannaah Bhatia-starrer November Story is now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar.

'Runaway Lugaai' review: Sit idle rather than wasting your time

20 May 2021

'Runaway Lugaai' review: Sit idle rather than wasting your time

Runaway Lugaai is now streaming on MX Player.

'Radhe' v/s 'The Outlaws': How not to make a remake

16 May 2021

'Radhe' v/s 'The Outlaws': How not to make a remake

Salman Khan aka Bhai's Radhe, which recently released on ZEE5, is touted as the remake of Korean action-thriller The Outlaws.

'Cinema Bandi' review: Its tragedy nudges, comedy makes you think

14 May 2021

'Cinema Bandi' review: Its tragedy nudges, comedy makes you think

Telugu film Cinema Bandi produced by duo Raj-DK is now streaming on Netflix.

'Laxmii' review: Akshay Kumar's film is nonsensical and wasteful

11 Nov 2020

'Laxmii' review: Akshay Kumar's film is nonsensical and wasteful

Laxmii is, more or less, all the things that you do not want a film to be.

'Kaali Khuhi' review: Shabana Azmi can't save this unbearable movie

31 Oct 2020

'Kaali Khuhi' review: Shabana Azmi can't save this unbearable movie

The last time Netflix concocted horror drama with a social issue, it gave us the enchanting Bulbbul. So, I put my faith in Kaali Khuhi, the streamer's latest offering in this department.

'Atkan Chatkan': Scrap-beating virtuoso makes noise, loses to same-old story

14 Sep 2020

'Atkan Chatkan': Scrap-beating virtuoso makes noise, loses to same-old story

Since ages, Bollywood has been peddling mediocre music and worthless item songs.

'Gunjan Saxena' review: Moving portrayal, but Janhvi fails to impress

13 Aug 2020

'Gunjan Saxena' review: Moving portrayal, but Janhvi fails to impress

Some stories need to be told. There are no two ways about it. The only question is how, or rather, how well.

'Shakuntala Devi' review: Vidya Balan couldn't save this unmoving biopic

01 Aug 2020

'Shakuntala Devi' review: Vidya Balan couldn't save this unmoving biopic

They say good biopics are a rarity in Bollywood, and clearly writer/director Anu Menon is not looking to disrupt that notion.

'Dil Bechara' review: Sushant's charm, love, and the heartache

25 Jul 2020

'Dil Bechara' review: Sushant's charm, love, and the heartache

There are a few films capable of evoking as many diverse emotions as is Dil Bechara, that marks the ever-brilliant Sushant Singh Rajput's final offering to us.

'Bulbbul' movie review: An enchanting but testing tale

25 Jun 2020

'Bulbbul' movie review: An enchanting but testing tale

Sometimes, it's challenging to put a film into a certain genre. Anvita Dutt's Bulbbul (streaming now on Netflix) is perhaps one of those. It's not a horror movie in the strictest sense of the term, but it's haunting in the way it exposes our deep-rooted issues of patriarchy and violence.

'Chaman Bahaar' review: A modest version of 'Kabir Singh'

22 Jun 2020

'Chaman Bahaar' review: A modest version of 'Kabir Singh'

It's 2020 and the least one could expect was to see no more movies that may remind them of the disaster that was Kabir Singh.

'Gulabo Sitabo' movie review: A rather bumbling affair

13 Jun 2020

'Gulabo Sitabo' movie review: A rather bumbling affair

Gulabo Sitabo, streaming now on Prime Video, is a lot about the things that Shoojit Sircar's films have come to be known for: the simplicity and charm of daily life, for instance.

'Chintu Ka Birthday' review: A moving tale of family, war

08 Jun 2020

'Chintu Ka Birthday' review: A moving tale of family, war

On paper, the story of a Bihari family stranded in Iraq during the turbulent era of Saddam Hussein's downfall, trying to celebrate their son's birthday, sounds too ambitious.

'Betaal' review: No chills and zero entertainment

28 May 2020

'Betaal' review: No chills and zero entertainment

On any given day, deciding to make a zombie horror show in India is a brave choice.

'Panchayat' review: A delightful ode to rural India

06 Apr 2020

'Panchayat' review: A delightful ode to rural India

For far too long, the majority of Indian web series have paid too much attention to the urban milieu.

'Maska' review: Manisha Koirala headlines this light-hearted but thin film

29 Mar 2020

'Maska' review: Manisha Koirala headlines this light-hearted but thin film

There is nothing demeaning about making or watching feel-good cinema.

#LockdownRecommendations: Watch 'The Shawshank Redemption' and get busy livin'

27 Mar 2020

#LockdownRecommendations: Watch 'The Shawshank Redemption' and get busy livin'

There have been a few films that talk about hope and optimism with such philosophical depth and endearment as does The Shawshank Redemption.

'Thappad' review: A slap on the normalization of domestic violence

27 Feb 2020

'Thappad' review: A slap on the normalization of domestic violence

Thappad is not just about one thoughtless slap, it's about all the prejudice and injustice that exist in lopsided relationships and marriages, all around us.

'Shikara' review: A beautifully crafted tale of an unforgettable tragedy

07 Feb 2020

'Shikara' review: A beautifully crafted tale of an unforgettable tragedy

In one particular scene of Shikara, a Kashmiri militant tells his best friend, a Kashmiri Pandit, "Mai apne abba ko nahi bacha paya, tu apne abba ko bacha le, India chala ja."