Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Movie Review: Usual and Unusual

Produced by Hiroo Yash Johar & Karan Johar, Co-produced by Apoorva Mehta and scripted & directed by Ayan Mukerji, Dharma Productions’ Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is a love story set first in Manali and later in Udaipur. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone,Kali Koechlin, Aditya Roy Kapoor and Farooq Sheikh, YJHD is both usual and unusual.

Anurag Kashyap's Second Best!

What is common between Govind Nihlani, Shyam Benegal, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Mira Nair, Aditya Chopra? How are Anurag Kashyap and Dibakar Banerjee different from these filmmakers? With the buzz now about 100 years of INDIAN Cinema (yep – let us get that one correct), and the buzz about the upcoming movie ‘Bombay Talkies’, I remember…

Udhayam NH4 Movie Review: Bumpy Ride

Produced by Meeka Entertainment in association with Grass Root Film company, directed by Manimaran (an associate of Vetri Maran), scripted by Manimaran and Vetri Maran, Starring Siddharth, Kay Kay Menon, Ashrita Shetty and Kartik Sabesh, Udhayam NH4 is neither a road movie nor a romantic thriller, as the makers claim it to be.

Neethane En Ponvasantham Movie Review- Wasted Opportunity

Produced by Photon Kathaas and RS Infotainment, directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon, Neethane En Ponvasantham is a love story (or as the director cleverly puts it across – moments from Varun-Nithya’s love story). With excellent acting, fantastic music, pleasing-on-the-eye cinematography, Neethane En Ponvasantham is a great case study of sum being lesser than the parts.

Skyfall Movie Review: Backstory of Bond

Spolier Warning – This post could be full of spoilers. Hence if you do not wish to know anything in the film, then do not read further! Leave aside the cosmetic changes he has made. The traditional “Gun Barrel” opening is done away with (but smartly the entry of Bond is similar to that of…