The Ash Lad: In the Hall of the Mountain King (2017)

So, Norwegian critics have been pretty much butchering this movie. Which is a little strange. On the other hand, Norwegian movie critics don’t typically like this kind of movie. No. Boring, dark, dramatic movies that no one (other than the critics) really wants to see, that’s what they like! So when someone tries to make an entertaining movie, a movie that sort of breaks the … Continue reading The Ash Lad: In the Hall of the Mountain King (2017)

Monster Hunter (2020)

Monster Hunter is a new fantasy action film directed, written, and produced in part by Paul W.S. Anderson, the director of Resident Evil and Event Horizon. In the film, Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her military unit are transported to another world thanks to a strange storm. In this world they are attacked by dangerous, gigantic monsters, which they find difficult to stop with their … Continue reading Monster Hunter (2020)

Drishyam 2 (2021) Amazon Prime

DRISHYAM 2 – MOVIE REVIEW DRISHYAM 2 is a sequel to the gripping prequel that set the cash registers ringing across the country in the languages it got remade. The sequel is an attempt to build on a few loose ends from the first part. DRISHYAM 2 is produced by Aashirwad Cinemas. D2 begins rather very leisurely in an effort for the audience to connect … Continue reading Drishyam 2 (2021) Amazon Prime

Lupin

It’s simply the story of the delusional character, Assane, who acts in a way disconnected from the reality of modern society while believing he’s as smart as his childhood hero, Lupin, the short story protagonist. The police are even more delusional and incompetent. It’s as if all characters in the show have not heard of anything post 1970. Think CCTV everywhere, how trackable every phone … Continue reading Lupin

KUTTY STORY – MOVIE REVIEW

KUTTY STORY an anthology is produced by Vel’s International and has 4 reputed directors in Gautham Menon, Venkat Prabhu, Vijay and Nalan Kumarasamy indulge in love and romance in a series of 4 short films. EDHIRPAARA MUTTHAM – Perhaps the second weakest among the 4 films, EM is typical GVM template in terms of standard romance and characterization. Amala Paul has one standard expression throughout … Continue reading KUTTY STORY – MOVIE REVIEW

KALATHIL SANTHIPPOM – MOVIE REVIEW

KALATHIL SANTHIPPOM – MOVIE REVIEWRB Choudary produces this film that is written and directed by N.Rajasekar. The film has a multi star cast with Jiiva and Arulnithi in leading roles.The issue with KS is its mundane screenplay and it’s dowdy story that offers nothing new. Friendship is an interesting premise to set a plot but the writer in Rajasekar tries to play safe and rarely … Continue reading KALATHIL SANTHIPPOM – MOVIE REVIEW