Friday, August 21, 2009
There aren't too many characters in this film. The politicians, terrorists and clerics form a muffled circle of cleaned-out conflict, and that suits the film's purposes fine as long as the drama doesn't get diluted.
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
New Delhi, After making comedies like “Chalo America” and “The King of Bollywood”, director Piysush Jha returns with suspense-thriller “Sikandar”. Releasing Friday, the film is about the tensions in Kashmir seen through children’s eyes. Set in Jammu and Kashmir, the
Sunday, August 16, 2009
Nonetheless "Life Partner" is a decent inoffensive marital comedy mostly free of double-meanings. Rumi Jaffrey's direction is most of the time even in tone. But the last half hour with its screeching sermonizing gets on to slippery ground.
Friday, August 14, 2009
"Kaminey" is one of the few must watch films of 2009. From narrative to execution -- Bharadwaj shows that he knows the art of creating a new world of cinema and lays out a road ahead for many aspiring filmmakers.
Friday, August 14, 2009
"Before The Rains" is a far more accomplished piece of cinema than its routine theme suggests. Carefully crafted and narrated in soft silken tones designed for aesthetic comfort, the film shows us how the thin line between passion and tragedy
Monday, August 10, 2009
New Delhi, After his critically-acclaimed “Omkara”, director Vishal Bharadwaj is back with dark drama “Kaminey”. Releasing Friday, this Shahid Kapoor-Priyanka Chopra-starrer is all about gangsters, rebel soldiers, rogue politicians and crooked cops. The initial rushes and songs of the film
Sunday, August 09, 2009
Jungle fever has never been more contagious. Every corner of the Sri Lankan jungle in "Agyaat", as shot with mesmeric skill by cinematographer Surjodeep Ghosh, is filled with danger.
Thursday, August 06, 2009
On the whole "Teree Sang" is not quite the film to watch and discard. It does make you think about sex. And how the thrill goes out of the window when parenthood calls.
Saturday, August 01, 2009
"Love Aaj Kal" turns out to be just another love story. If not for the performances and the music, the film would have dipped even further.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
New Delhi, Its songs have already become a hit and the promos are good, but “Love Aaj Kal” is an acid test for actors Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone as their last couple of films have turned out to