Movie Review – Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)

When I saw the trailer of this movie, I thought there was something rustic and peculiarly attractive about it. And since Parineeti Chopra was one of the leads, I hoped it'd be a fun watch. But as most high hopes do, this too shattered. Haruki Murakami in his book Kafka by the shore says "Nobody … Continue reading Movie Review – Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)

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Movie Review – Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl (2011)

Year of Release: 2011 Stars: Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Parineeta Chopra, Aditi Sharma, Dippanita Sharma Verdict: 2.5/5 What do you get when you use the old ingredients to prepare a seemingly new dish? A dish that you think is innovative but the customers don't. This is what has happened with Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl. You … Continue reading Movie Review – Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl (2011)

Movie Review – Rockstar (2011)

Year of Release: 2011 Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Nargis Fakhri Verdict: 3/5 Star, Yes; Rock, Not so much! This, in a nutshell, is what Rockstar actually is. It is an out and out Ranbir Kapoor's movie; his finest yet. The movie isn't that much about the journey of a rock sensation than about his tragic love … Continue reading Movie Review – Rockstar (2011)

Movie Review – Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)

This movie is a prime example of the power of positive word of mouth on social media. The movie didn’t quite get rave reviews from the professional critic circuit when it opened. But as more and more people discovered the movie, the social media was abuzz with people calling it a must watch. And well … Continue reading Movie Review – Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)

Movie Review – Dear Frankie (2004)

This is a beautiful and a heartwarming tale of a deaf boy and his yearning & quest for his father. Frankie is a deaf 9 year old boy who lives with his mother & grandmother and frequently shifts places. He has been told by his mother that his father is a sailor and keeps away … Continue reading Movie Review – Dear Frankie (2004)

Movie Review – Being John Malkovich (1999)

I was really intrigued by the title of this movie and when I got to know the premise I knew I had to watch this one. And am I glad that I did 🙂 A bit of fantasy thrown in with some really good acting makes for a good watch. It is about a puppeteer … Continue reading Movie Review – Being John Malkovich (1999)