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TIFF 2019: The stylish and cool madness of Takashi Miike

Blood flows easy and often in Miike films, as does dark humour.

14 Sep 2019 6:51 PM

TIFF 2019: Bikram yogi and the easy asanas of sexual abusers

They have thanked her for making the film and told her that they too were sexually abused by Bikram Choudhury.

14 Sep 2019 11:39 AM

TIFF '19 Diary: Bikram yogi & the easy asanas of sexual abusers

About 6 women have written privately to Orner to share their stories since documentary’s premiere at Tiff.

14 Sep 2019 3:42 AM

TIFF '19 Diary: Some directors don’t wear pants

Dogs Don’t Wear Pants, an absurdist, dark comedy around bondage, dominance submission and masochism.

13 Sep 2019 12:40 AM

TIFF '19 Diary: The year’s sexiest film, and the stern gaze of an austere auteur

In her first scene itself, Lopez, who plays veteran stripper Ramona, grounds the film while establishing her power and prowess.

09 Sep 2019 11:07 PM

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TIFF: Films, FOMO and state of the nation

Indian movies represent state of India’s liberal, genteel intelligentsia in more ways than one.

09 Sep 2019 6:50 AM

The art and artifice of ‘personal’

Priyanka-Farhan starrer The Sky is Pink is a melodrama that mines a real-life tragedy.

07 Sep 2019 1:55 PM

Tiff, the ‘Oracle of Oscars’, opens with 4 Indian films and the tale of a yogi

Tiff voted Green Book as the best film and Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma as the best foreign film.

06 Sep 2019 9:00 AM

Saaho movie review: Big, bulky and rather banal

Saaho’s hankering for fame and fortune rests almost entirely on the fact that it stars Prabhas.

31 Aug 2019 11:51 AM

Saaho movie review: Big, bulky and rather banal

Saaho, which cost around Rs 350 crore, is long — six minutes short of three hours.

31 Aug 2019 1:33 AM

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Batla House movie review: If only it were about the encounter

This could have been made slightly palatable if the film were intelligent, well-made and thrilling.

17 Aug 2019 1:15 AM

Mission Mangal movie review: Oh, these women from Mars!

Mission Mangal opens on a rushed morning in a middle class household run by a multi-tasking Tara Shinde (Vidya Balan).

17 Aug 2019 1:10 AM

Super 30 movie review: The Dronacharya who embraced Eklavya

Super 30 tells us the story of the dreamers, and a dream-maker.

13 Jul 2019 2:55 AM

Nakkash movie review: A story of how love can wilt in the face of hate

Vedantji is proud of the tradition of Muslim artists decorating the sanctum sanctorum of his temple.

01 Jun 2019 1:23 AM

Cannes, and losing it at the movies

It has now emerged that director Kechiche pressured the actors to engage in the explicit sex scenes.

30 May 2019 5:58 AM

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Cannes overlooks stronger movies, actors as it announces 1st round of awards

Talent matters, of course. But loyalty counts for a lot, especially because Cannes’ rules demand a huge sacrifice.

26 May 2019 1:20 PM

Quentin Tarantino's star-spangled movie is a love letter to Sixties Hollywood

The Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt starrer is soaking in and dripping with not just Hollywood star power, but also nostalgia.

25 May 2019 12:54 AM

Cannes 2019: Two legends, two cautionary tales

British director Kapadia’s third and last instalment in a trilogy about child prodigies who struggled with fame.

21 May 2019 7:07 PM

Cannes 2019: Terrence Malick’s ‘conscientious objector’ brings hope on a hopeless day

Malick's 'A Hidden Life' stars Bruno Ganz, the Swiss actor who portrayed Adolf Hitler in Downfall (2004).

20 May 2019 6:41 PM

When Cannes goes political, it shocks, singes, transforms

Why Cannes really matters is because of the movies it picks to show and celebrate. Because, movies matter.

17 May 2019 6:31 PM

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