MOVIE REVIEWS

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sardar udham review
Sardar Udham (2021) Review: Aesthetically Shot, Outstandingly Recreated

An outstanding recreation of one man’s fight to reclaim his country, Sardar Udham is aesthetically…

Your Name Engraved Herein review
Your Name Engraved Herein (2020) Review: A Wistful Tale Of Queer Love

With a longstanding image of liberalism within the region, Taiwan became the first country in…

Happy Together review
Happy Together (1997) Review: Love, Loss And Longing

The following article contains heavy spoilers as it is not just a review, but a…

Elo short film
Elo (2020) Review: This Pakistani Silent Short Is A Heartbreaking Allegory

Elo, an eerie, incisive silent short film (28 minutes) from Karachi about suicide ably juxtaposes…

Black Widow review
Black Widow (2021) Review: Fitting Farewell To One Of MCU’s Most Loved Avengers

When everyone watched the conclusion of the scene on Vormir in Avengers: Endgame, it was…

Nobody Knows (2004) Review: Light In The Dark

Nobody Knows is a 2004 Japanese film by Hirokazu Koreeda, of After Life and Shoplifters fame. The…

Popcity review
Popcity Review: Thrilling, Blood-Tinged Tale Of A Gun For Hire

With ‘Autohead‘ and ‘Megalopolis’, Rohit Mittal established himself as an adept storyteller. He continues the legacy…

Dobara Alvida review
Dobara Alvida (2021) Review: Love Found And Lost

In the hurly-burly of a vast cityscape, mesmerizing nightlife and luminescent roads, there are myriad…

best drive in movie theaters
10 Best Drive-In Movie Theaters in America

The first drive-in theater opened in 1933 in the heart of New Jersey and Americans immediately…

Shaadisthan review
Shaadisthan (2021) Review: Authentic, Controlled And A Work Of Great Promise

What a delightful film Shaadisthan turns out to be, a breath of fresh air on…

Even Fake Flowers Have Scent On Happy Days
Even Fake Flowers Have Scent On Happy Days: A Poignant Tale Of Human Companionship

Shubham Sharma’s latest short film, Even Fake Flowers Have Scent On Happy Days tells the story…

Padatik Bengali movie
Padatik (1973) Review: An Introspection Of Beliefs

No conversation surrounding Indian cinema is quite complete without the mention of the eminent and…

Meel Patthar (2021)
Meel Patthar (2021) Review: Life As A Mimetic Act

Chronic back pain. Ghost of a dead wife. 500000 kilometres of rumbling. Long lost friends.…

Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi (2021) Review: A Poignant Ode To The Grieving

An intricately detailed and keenly observed family drama, Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi is a piercing, true-to-life…

Oscars 2021 winners list
Oscars 2021: Winners & Highlights From The 93rd Academy Awards

Hollywood’s biggest night has concluded. The much delayed 93rd Academy Awards were finally held across…