Sara Ali Khan: Her first performance on celluloid has the right amount of fire to spark a connection with the audience. Sushant Singh: He is in a slightly under-played role, supports Sara’s efforts. Story: Mandakini aka Mukku is a feisty, young girl living in Kedarnath with her family. Her father (Nitish Bharadwaj) is a local priest and things get complicated when Mukku falls in love … Continue reading Kedarnath(2018)

2.0 3D(2018)

Dr Vasigaran: Played by Rajinikanth as a go-getter scientist to perfection and scores in the emotional moments. Chitti: Played by Rajnikant has a blast in this audacious and super-fun role which he capitalised to a great extent after a long time. Pakshi Raja: Aka “Birdman” played by Akshay Kumar, a larger- than- life supervillain role buried under heavy make-up and graphics however his emotional past … Continue reading 2.0 3D(2018)

Pihu (2018)

Myra Vishwakarma: As the innocent child caught up in extraordinary circumstances, looks like a natural. She may be a toddler, but she does well with her role. Story: After a tragic incident, two-year-old Pihu (Myra Vishwakarma) is trapped in an apartment all by herself. She has very little food and water, as she’s also cut off from the world outside. Under such dire circumstances, Pihu … Continue reading Pihu (2018)

Lupt (2018)

Javed Jaffrey: Javed Jaffrey with a gruff voice and an authoritarian manner about him is bearable as the family patriarch. reveals a glimmer of his foul temper when someone offers an excuse in a board meeting. Niki Walia: Things get spooky when Tandon heads for a vacation with his family, comprising wife Shalini. Karan Anand: He packs his model daughter (Meenakshi Dixit) and her photographer … Continue reading Lupt (2018)

Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

Aamir Khan: He is a two-faced rogue on the Company payroll sent to infiltrate Bachchan’s squad and bring him down. Amitabh Bachchan: He plays a rebel, a freedom fighter rallying troops against the colonisers Fatima Sana Shaikh: She was so good in Dangal, plays a princess who doesn’t have a line for the first hour, but is a fierce combatant – just, mind you, not … Continue reading Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

The most awaited film of the year, TOH is finally out. With superstars adorning the star cast and Yashraj films bankrolling this mammoth budget movie, TOH is expected to shatter most of the box office records.  TOH starts off the block at an excruciating slow pace, despite its predictability. The hollow story is a lesser problem than the dull writing and an even sorrier screenplay. … Continue reading Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

Namaste England (2018)

  Arjun Kapoor: As Param, Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra had crackling chemistry in ‘Ishaqzaade’ (2012) and the duo still looks great together, but their characters are so poorly crafted that even their best efforts can’t salvage the story. Parineeti Chopra: Parineeti as Jasmeet in particular, tries very hard to add some semblance of respect with her performance, but it just doesn’t work out. Alankrita … Continue reading Namaste England (2018)