Kesari Movie Review: An Achievement In Lazy Storytelling

In the late 19th century during British-ruled India, a small outpost called Saragarhi on the border between British India and Afghanistan was manned by 21 Sikh Soldiers. In 1897 an onslaught of 10,000 Afghani tribesmen lay siege on the outpost. Cut off...

Sonchiriya Movie Review: A Rare Achievement

Abhishek Chaubey’s Sonchiriya is a rare breed of Hindi film. The kind we wait for, that we root for. The kind that looks to push boundaries, defy convention and above all that gives you hope. Hope that Hindi cinema can not just...

Gully Boy Movie Review: Mainstream Hindi Cinema At Its Best

Director: Zoya Akhtar Starring: Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Varma, Vijay Raaz Plot: Inspired by the stories of rappers Divine and Naezy, Gully Boy follows the story of Muraad, a college student who lives in Dharavi, India’s largest slum. He...

Baaghi 2 Review: Fun For All The Wrong Reasons

In Baaghi 2, choreographer-turned-director Ahmed Khan has credited himself with both Direction and Action Design. It goes without saying that in a Tiger Shroff vehicle such as this, those two terms are essentially interchangeable. That said, Baaghi 2 proves to be unexpectedly...

Love Per Square Foot: Neither Here Nor There

As Netflix’s first official mainstream Bollywood release, Love Per Square Foot certainly had a lot of hopes and intrigue attached to it, given the streaming giant’s strong reputation for backing some great films in other markets. Anand Tiwari, known foremost as an...