Simmba

Aswin Bharadwaj S

In a recent interview Ranveer Singh said the truth about Rohit Shetty films. They are movies that are tailor made for people who come for the first day first show at Gaiety Galaxy (A theatre in Mumbai that offers the old single screen vibe).  And his new movie Simmba is an extension of the Rohit Shetty franchise …




Zero

Aswin Bharadwaj S

Zero from Anand L Rai is in fact a very Anand L Rai film. It is almost like how Anand L Rai and his writer Himanshu Sharma would approach if the idea of Martian was given to them. But then that’s the problem. We need masala, songs and heartbreak in such heavy dosage that when …







Baazaar

Aswin Bharadwaj S

There is a fair enough mixture of right and wrong in the second half of the movie Baazaar that gives it a little bit of respectability. This Desi wolf of Wall Street is an extremely loud and dramatic depiction of the crooked world of stocks. While for a majority of its runtime we might feel …




Namaste England

Aswin Bharadwaj S

When dumb characters and ancient writing become the supporting elements for a stupid plot, it can never give you entertainment. And if you intend to watch Namaste England to get some entertainment then this movie isn’t the right choice for that. With classic cheesiness and cluelessness in writing making a mess, Namaste England is one …




Badhaai Ho

Aswin Bharadwaj S

The new movie Badhaai Ho directed by Amit Ravindernath Sharma may not be a great film in terms of plot, but the happiness it provides at the end is really overwhelming. Addressing the approach of the society towards late accidental pregnancy in a humorous way, Badhaai Ho isn’t just about humor. And what is there …