Month: June 2013

Oh yeah baby!

White House Down(2013)

Dir.:Roland Emmerich Now Barrack Obama and family can watch the double bill in their personal movie theatre: Olympus Has Fallen and White House Down, back to back.Two films within a span of 2 months about a deadly attack on the… Read More ›

And why this kolaveri di?

Raanjhanaa (2013)

Dir.:Aanand Rai During intermission as I sauntered out to take a leak and grab a drink, I was thinking of calling my father in Kolkata to check out this film.When Suniel Shetty made an appearance as an actor my father… Read More ›

An innocent but uncomfortable walk.

The Hunt (Denmark,2012)

Dir.:Thomas Vinterberg There is a lot of evil in the world and nothing gets people more upset and mad than sexual abuse of children.Capturing the Friedmans, a 2003 documentary by Andrew Jarecki was a film which looked at a well… Read More ›

Forget La Tomatina, lets play Holi !

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani(2013)

Dir.:Ayan Mukherjee Ayan Mukherjee made an atypical debut film, Wake Up Sid(2009) in which its dishy protagonist Ranbir Kapoor, played an overprivileged youngster coming of age.That movie was a success thanks entirely to a brilliant performance by Konkona Sen and… Read More ›