Ant-Man Movie Review: Aren’t we hip?

I find the new Batman movies pretty boring; it’s a sort of unleavened darkness that focuses on creating a sense of depth rather than ploughing into real depths. The new Ant-Man movie is its diametric opposite, irreverent and silly and not framed in any larger issues. That’s its own sort of bad, to be honest.…

Inspired not 'Plagiarised'

Since time immemorial, the malaise of plagiarism is very prevalent in Indian Film Industry especially in Bollywood. We have more than often seen directors (read Sanjay Gupta, Mahesh Bhatt etc amongst others) stealing films frame by frame and passing off as their own.  However certain minor changes are made in the script. So that when…

12 films to look for in 2012

It’s always a tradition for a movie maniac as he/she looks forward to the year with some anticipation even though one gets heartbreak, anger, amusement and excitement while watching films. Not giving any general consensus or making a statement on behalf of everyone, but there are some movies that have my date and time fixed…

Trailer of Steven Soderbergh’s Haywire

So after the recent Contagion ace filmmaker Steven Soderbergh is back with a multistarrer again- Haywire. This time its an out & out action film starring Gina Carano, the popular MMA ( Mixed Martial Arts ) fighter in the lead. The wonderful supporting cast includes well known names like Antonio Banderas, Michael Douglas, Bill Paxton,…