MALIK(MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

Produced by Anto Joseph and written and directed by Mahesh Narayanan, MALIK is a political-crime drama that has the current OTT sensation Fahadh Faasil playing the lead. The movie gets an Amazon Prime release. Mahesh Narayanan is well known for his bumper hits “TAKE OFF” and “C U SOON” that the OTT crowd enjoyed making Fahadh Faasil a name to reckon with across the country. … Continue reading MALIK(MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

SARA’S (MALAYALAM)– MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

SARA’S is produced by Anantha’s Vision and written by Dr.Akshay Hareesh. The film is directed by Jude Anthany Joseph. SARA’S has a very apropos plot that almost every couple would have discussed and debated. What lets down the film is not the contrived plot but its shallow writing and burlesque characters. Superficial messaging is pertinent right through the film. Anna Ben does fine and delivers … Continue reading SARA’S (MALAYALAM)– MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

COLD CASE – MALAYALAM MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

Anto Joseph Film Company and AP International produce this film that is written by Sreenath V Nath and directed by Tanu Balak. The film gets an OTT release on Amazon Prime. The premise of CC is very interesting. A double cleft approach to a murder mystery is smart but unfortunately it shows more promise and is less impactful on screen. Lack of twists and unusual … Continue reading COLD CASE – MALAYALAM MOVIE REVIEW(AMAZON PRIME)

NAYATTU – MOVIE REVIEW(NETFLIX)

A thriller that is produced by Martin Prakkat, Ranjith, P. M. Sasidharan and written by Shahi Kabir. The film is directed by Martin Prakkat. Martin Prakkat’s last film was the critically and hugely successful “CHARLIE”. The movie begins craftily etching characters and their dimensions while slowly evolving the plot. NAYATTU’S screenplay is simple and taut never veering away from its “hunt” despite opportunities galore. It … Continue reading NAYATTU – MOVIE REVIEW(NETFLIX)

JOJI(MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW (AMAZON)

Produced by Bhavana studios JOJI is written by Syam Puskaran and directed by Dileep Pothan. This movie gets an AMAZON Prime release.. Loosely based on Shakespeare’s Macbeth JOJI is wonderfully scripted, amazingly cast and brilliantly directed. The film does not waste any time in establishing it’s characters that come in various hues while the screenplay is all poise in building up the tension. The writing … Continue reading JOJI(MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW (AMAZON)

IRUL (MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW (NETFLIX)

IRUL (MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW (NETFLIX) IRUL is jointly produced by Anto Joseph Film Company and Plan J Studios. Directed by debutant Naseef Yusuf and written by a team of 5 writers, the film has a NETFLIX release. The movie begins at a very indolent pace, although the nervous ambience and atmosphere keeps the audience edgy. As the movie progresses on an expected route, albeit … Continue reading IRUL (MALAYALAM) – MOVIE REVIEW (NETFLIX)

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

Maniyarayile Ashokan (2020)

Ashokan (Gregory) starts his day by dreaming of his better half and a happy married life. However, in reality, he is a disappointed village office employee with an unlucky horoscope and inferior thoughts about his short stature. Everyone in his age bracket, including his best friend, is married except for him. Like every bachelor who has crossed ‘the marital age’, Ashokan too is hounded by … Continue reading Maniyarayile Ashokan (2020)