The Conjuring (2013) ***1/2

The Conjuring (2013) ***1/2

  I had gone to see this film a couple of weeks back when it released. But it is somehow, after my second viewing that I felt I wanted to write about it. I as a movie buff am not personally fond of horror film, like many of my friends who will take any chance...
The Wolverine (2013) ***

The Wolverine (2013) ***

  As has become my habit, I nowadays go to the movie theater with no expectations. Especially when I go watch a film based on a comic book character. They all seem to be a means to an end, the end being another film that will make more billions of dollars than the...
The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013) ***1/2

The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013) ***1/2

It is hard for me to write reviews for films that strike a chord with me on a personal note. So I will refrain from pretending to write a review for Mira Nair’s new film ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’. The following are just some of the many thoughts that were racing...
Go Goa Gone (2013) ***

Go Goa Gone (2013) ***

THE PLOT: Hardik (Kunal Khemu) and Luv (Vir Das), two dope heads tag along to Goa with their buddy, Bunny (Anand Tiwari), on his business trip. Luv comes across a free-spirited girl, Luna (Puja Gupta) who casually invites them to an exclusive underground rave party on...
Iron Man 3 (2013) ***

Iron Man 3 (2013) ***

I wish Iron Man-3 was named something else. I just don’t get the concept of putting a number against a name. A number cannot capture an entire film. Because while we have Robert Downey Jr portraying Tony Stark in his own unique arrogant-sexy way, the third installment...
Ek Thi Daayan (2013) **1/2

Ek Thi Daayan (2013) **1/2

The End.   The end is what separates great films from the rest of the crop. Pick your favourite film and fast forward it to the finish and you would agree too. It is ‘the end’ that makes or breaks a film. Today we live in an age where the last 20 minutes of the film...