Trapped: Breaks New Ground….A Landmark Film in Hindi Cinema

Phantom Films seem to be making a habit of this....a rather good one, I must say. Each year, this production house puts out a film that breaks new ground, introduces new and engaging concepts. In 2014, their second year in the business, Phantom produced two such films: Queen and Ugly. In 2015, they came out with NH10, Hunterr (which [...]

FLASH!: ‘Marvel’ous Doctor Strange

In a place called Kamar-Taj in Kathmandu, Nepal, the villainous Kaecilius and his henchpeople steal a ritual from a book belonging to The Ancient One and disappear after murdering the librarian. The event shakes up the mystic arts cult. In faraway New York, highly acclaimed (and exceedingly arrogant) neurosurgeon Doctor (not Mister, mind you!) Stephen [...]

A Reality Check Is Needed. Big Time!

People are very well aware of what happened in Uri. Eighteen soldiers. Not a small number by any margin. The terrorists were backed by the Pakistani establishment. With me till now? I'm from that crop of people who believe that Pakistani artistes should leave India. Most of them have already left and won't be coming [...]

A Fresh, Interesting Film-MS Dhoni: The Untold Story

Seldom does one see a visionary director like Neeraj Pandey. His scripts are as different from each other as possible and from the usual Bollywood fare-A Wednesday, Special 26 and Baby. Yet, he is no Anurag Kashyap. Nor is he a Bhansali. Nor a Johar. Pandey is, without a doubt, the most technically sound director in Hindi [...]

India, It’s Time To Act!

The Uri Attack is a sore reminder of what Pakistan will keep doing to us till we cede ground in Kashmir. Enough is enough! It’s time to act, dammit!

The Uri Attack is a sore reminder of what Pakistan will keep doing to us till we cede ground in Kashmir. Enough is enough! It's time to act, dammit!