Praana

Aswin Bharadwaj S

On a one liner level Praana is a movie that should be made by film makers to voice their opinion against the ongoing intolerance towards writers and artists. There is no question of whether a movie which addresses that particular aspect of this social evil should be made or not. But the problem with this …







Mikhael

Aswin Bharadwaj S

With Mikhael, writer director Haneef Adeni sort of tells us that his ingredients to make a thriller won’t change. Just like The Great Father and Abrahaminte Santhathikal, you will have the claps worthy over the top moments for sure. But the writing becomes very predictable or overly stylized at many areas. For Mikhael there is …










Pretham 2

Aswin Bharadwaj S

Pretham was a film that sort of utilized the relatively unfamiliar mentalist concept into a horror story and gave us a fun film. When it comes to Pretham 2, there isn’t much of a change in the structure of the movie. But the witty dialogue bits were kind of enough to hold our interest in …







Njan Prakashan

Aswin Bharadwaj S

Njan Prakashan is definitely that entertainer movie that you won’t regret watching from the theatre. Yes, it is a template that we have seen in many of Sathyan Anthikkad’s movies were an irresponsible young hero evolves to become a responsible man. But we have Fahadh Faasil becoming Prakashan effortlessly and Sreenivasan writing witty moments that …