While the movie is able to pull off spectacle with stunning effect, especially in the Dussehra sequence, human drama falls short.
20 Apr 2019 12:57 AM
Albert and Nayar are strangers in a jeep where one is playing with an empty gun while the other is holding on to the bullets.
13 Apr 2019 1:28 AM
Director Robbie Grewal, who made something called Aloo Chaat (2009) and Samay: When Time Strikes (2003), is special too.
06 Apr 2019 1:52 AM
The round, bindi-like birthmark on the shoulder of the sexy siren on screen is all too familial.
06 Apr 2019 1:50 AM
You see, to burnish the credentials of a leading man as a gorgeous hunk, one lady is never enough.
30 Mar 2019 1:17 AM
It takes many iconic scenes, items, quirks, accessories and settings from those films and then chides them.
23 Mar 2019 2:03 AM
The Afghans attacked Saragarhi to cut off communication between the two forts, isolate and then attack them.
23 Mar 2019 2:02 AM
The film is blessed by actors who can hold a scene without doing much.
02 Mar 2019 3:32 AM
Every generation gets a cool film that speaks of and to their angst. And our desi millennials have been gifted theirs by Zoya Akhtar.
16 Feb 2019 1:53 AM
Bird of Dusk opens and closes with a Baul song, Bonomali timi poro jonome hoiyo Radha (Krishna, in your next birth come as Radha).
02 Feb 2019 2:13 AM
If all the characters around Laxmi Bai in the movie had been replaced by cardboard cutouts, the viewing experience would be no different.
26 Jan 2019 12:32 AM
Kaushal carries the film almost single-handedly, raising the tempo and temperature, making us cry and, sometimes, smile.
12 Jan 2019 12:56 AM
Akshaye plays Baru with sumptuous deviousness, the sweaty-palm glee of a power-broker.
12 Jan 2019 12:55 AM
Lone voices over the years that swelled to an avalanche of testimonies, built #MeToo into the annihilating force it is today.
30 Dec 2018 12:00 AM
Simmba’s story is pivoted on the rape of a moonh-boli-behen, but not as a crime to be dealt with, by the cops and the courts.
29 Dec 2018 12:14 AM
Shah Rukh Khan has what the other Khans, Kumars, Devgns et cetera don’t have — he has daring.
22 Dec 2018 12:47 AM
Kedarnath also tells a love story about a Hindu girl and a Muslim boy and sets it in one of the sanctum sanctorum of Hinduism.
08 Dec 2018 1:26 AM
The shape-shifting robot and cell phone creature create moments that in a more tightly edited film would have been mind-blowing.
01 Dec 2018 2:29 AM
Upon embarking on this mercenary mission, they first take leave of their senses.
10 Nov 2018 1:16 AM
Baazaar almost sulks at having to take a moral stand, and even then, as it reluctantly stands with Rizwan, it can’t help blowing kisses to Shakun.
27 Oct 2018 12:58 AM