A Day (2017)

This is a tough review to write without dropping spoilers, but I will try. In fact, I would also recommend not watching the trailer because it drops a huge spoiler that will rob you of the feverish fun you are going to have. Trust me, go in blind and like me you will come up […]

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Agneepath (2012)

Even if there are mighty trees all around you, Let them be shady, let them be huge, But, even for the shade of a single leaf, Beg not, beg never, ask never! The path of fire you shall tread! The path of fire! Yes, That Path of Fire! You shall never tire, You shall never […]

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Agneepath (1990)

What a film! What a performance! I have just walked the Path of Fire – Agneepath. This one is full-on melodrama and reminds me of Brian de Palma’s bombastic Scarface. The first 30min is one of the best openings ever. A boy is taught a life lesson by his father – every person in his […]

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Dunkirk (2017)

Dunkirk was literally my third war movie at the cinema in a roll. It started with War for the Planet of the Apes, which was one of the most evocative and unsettling human war films I have seen. It was followed by a Japanese anime, In This Corner of the World, an exquisite time-capsule of a movie, […]

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Baby Driver (2017)

Freshly minted, super-duper fun, uber cool, confident, thrilling, propulsive, exhilarating, inspired, geeky glee inducing… these are just some adjectives I would  bandy around Baby Driver and it is definitely deserving of even more. This is pop-culture filmmaking at its best. Baby (Ansel Elgort) is a young and partially hearing impaired getaway driver who can make […]

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