October 02, 2020
Happy Birthday Review: Helly Shah-Abishek Sharrma-Ashwin Kanan’s stellar performances make this short film an entertaining watch

Film: Happy Birthday

Cast: Helly Shah, Abishek Sharrma, Ashwin Kanan, Adarsh Gautam, Sada Yadav

Director: Seemaa Desai

Rating: 3.5 Moons

Short film Happy Birthday is a fun ride that succinctly gives out..... Read More

October 02, 2020
Nishabdham Review: Anushka Shetty and R Madhavan fail to save this sloppily written murder mystery

Film: NishabdhamCast: Anushka Shetty, R Madhavan, Anjali, Shalini Pandey, Subbaraju, Michael MadsenDirector: Hemant MadhukarOTT: Amazon Prime VideoRating: 2 Moons

A good suspense thriller with spooky undertones makes you think about the..... Read More

October 02, 2020
Khaali Peeli Review: Ishaan Khatter-Ananya Panday take you for the ride of your life!

Film: Khaali Peeli

Cast: Ishaan Khatter, Ananya Panday, Jaideep Ahlawat, Vedant Desai, Deshna Duggad, Satish Kaushik, Annup Sonii, Zakir Hussain, Swanand Kirkire, Suyash Tilak, Zeeshan Nadaf, Vaisshalee Thakkar

Director: Maqbool Khan

Producers: Ali..... Read More

September 29, 2020
Serious Men Review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s satirical film depicts the stark reality of class and caste divide

Film: Serious Men

Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nassar, Indira Tiwari, Aakshath Das, Shweta Basu Prasad, Sanjay Narvekar

Director: Sudhir Mishra

OTT: Netflix

Rating: 3.5 Moons

Mishra’s adaption Serious Men is a satirical take on the aspirational..... Read More

September 25, 2020
Utopia Review: John Cusack’s conspiracy thriller about a pandemic is a humdrum affair at the wrong time

Show: Utopia

Cast: John Cusack, Sasha Lane, Rainn Wilson, Christopher Denham

Created: Gillian Flynn

OTT: Amazon Prime

Rating: 2.5 Moons

If there is a show more ill-suited to premiere at a time when the world is grappling..... Read More

September 24, 2020
Enola Holmes Review: Millie Bobby Brown adds spunk and spontaneity as Sherlock’s sister in this Netflix film

Film: Enola Holmes

Director: Harry Bradbeer

Cast: Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, Sam Claflin, Helena Bonham Carter, Adeel Akhtar

OTT: Netflix

Rating: 3.5 Moons

Rarely does a film come along that makes you chuckle at..... Read More

September 21, 2020
Halahal Review: Barun Sobti's and Sachin Khedekar's fine performances overshadowed by an unruly storyline

Film: Halahal

OTT: Eros Now

Cast: Barun Sobti and Sachin Khedekar

Director: Randeep Jha

Rating: 3 Moons 

Medical scams in India are a scary reality and sets the premise for Randeep Jha's Halahal. Based on a medical..... Read More

September 18, 2020
Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare Review: Bhumi Pednekar and Konkana Sen Sharma smash societal norms as they celebrate sisterhood

Film: Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare

OTT: Netflix

Cast: Bhumi Pednekar, Konkana Sen Sharma and Vikrant Massey

Director: Alankrita Shrivastava

Rating: 3 Moons 

There is no bond as special and unique as that of two..... Read More

September 17, 2020
Knock Knock Knock Review: Sudhanshu Saria’s short film celebrates individuals who feel out of step with the world!

Film: Knock Knock Knock

Cast: Shantilal Mukherjee, Phuden Sherpa

Director: Sudhanshu Saria

OTT: Mubi

Rating: 3.5 Moons

‘Brevity is the soul of wit’, but is not actually an essential attribute of cinema...... Read More

September 16, 2020
Forbidden Love Review: Patralekhaa-Ali Fazal-Omkar Kapoor’s ‘Arranged Marriage’, Pooja Kumar-Harsh Chhaya-Aditya Seal’s ‘Anamika’ show atypical love with engaging premise

Zee5’s original series Forbidden Love is an anthology of four unconventional tales of finding love and acceptance from award-winning directors. In an era where finding love that culminates into a..... Read More