Cast: Neel Sethi, Ben Kingsley, Bill Murray, Christopher Walken, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong’o Director: Jon Favreau Music: John Debney Book adaptations are always a challenge, nevertheless, this remake of the 1967 classic of the same name, is one of the best we have seen in the recent times. Nostalgia overpowering, when we walked into the theatre to watch this movie, we were expecting … Continue reading Movie Review: The Jungle Book
Over the last few years Priyanka Chopra has been taking the international entertainment by storm. She has been creating a niche for herself in an arena that is predominantly white. In spite of how much Hollywood is tolerant of the artistes of colour it has been always a toughie for Indian artistes to make way into mainstream international entertainment. Of course, we have had the … Continue reading Priyanka Chopra: Stiletto trotting all over the world
Cast: Rishi Kapoor, Ratna Pathak Shah, Rajat Kapoor, Fawad Khan, Siddharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt Direction: Shakun Batra Music: Amaal Malik When life gives you lemons…ah, well. Just be prepared, life is going to give you lemons, in abundance sometimes. This movie out here is one such lemon, which is fresh, fragrant and enjoyable but sometimes gets pretty sour. The story of Kapoor & Sons is … Continue reading Movie Review: Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)
This year has been pretty exciting for the cine-goers. Where on the one had we saw some smashing commercial hits we also managed to watch some brilliant pieces that took our hearts away. Her we list out the best five that completely were a refreshing surprise. We hope to see more of experimental cinema to make impressive entries in the theaters in 2016. Baby Cast: … Continue reading Movie Massala’s Top 5 Surprises of 2015
We’re almost done with the year and what an eventful year it has been. Where some of the movies have done exceptionally well, some others could not make it as expected. And then there were some that were well made but could only make their presence felt in the International Film Festivals. However, considering our love for popular cinema we have chosen the top ten … Continue reading Movie Massala’s Commercial Top 10 of 2015
Cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali Music: Sanjay Leela Bhansali I am completely in awe of period dramas-always eager to find out how a particular time in the history is translated on the screen. I am always curious to understand the director’s perspective of a set era back in time. Just like always, this time as well, I knew I … Continue reading Movie Review: Bajirao Mastani (2015)
Cast: Sandhya Mridul, Sarah Jane Dias, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Anushka Manchanda, Pavleen Gujral, Amrit Maghera, Rajshri Deshpande Director: Pan Nalin Music: Ram Sampath, Anushka Manchanda, The Local Train, Ashish Prabhu Ajgaonkar What can we expect when seven women gather under a roof in Goa to celebrate a wedding in the offing? Fun, alright but there’s more to offer here. The film in the first few minutes manages to … Continue reading Movie Review: Angry Indian Goddesses (2015)
From Bittoo to Bajirao, we have seen Ranveer Singh in many of his avatars and we have loved each one of them. Over these years he has grown immensely and has played versatile characters that have etched in our minds. Whether he is playing on the silver screen or not at the moment, his presence is pretty evident in the way that he moves in the … Continue reading What makes Ranveer Singh the hottest in Tinsel Town?