Shah says fight against Maoists needs to be accelerated, decisive.
Running at just over two hours, the screenplay takes time to establish the milieu, its rules, beliefs (one may call superstitions), and the hierarchy.
Some might find the deliberate pacing of Sunny bothersome, but those who had endured long periods of darkness & solitude might find the film relatable, if only to a certain extent
Bollywood directors rarely wrestle with love honestly but when they do, the entry point is almost always male.
Remaking a National award-winning film that is still being lapped up by the movie buffs on digital platforms is a tricky proposition.
It is also reasonably interesting that early deaths in the film happen without much ado.
During a crucial scene in Ananda Krishnan’s Kodiyil Oruvan, the protagonist gets beaten black and blue in front of the public.
Guy (Ryan Reynolds) is an NCP (Non-playable character) in the Free City game.
Kaanekkaane is another intellectually stimulating exercise from writers Bobby and Sanjay
Versatility ranks low in the list of Indian traits. Our heroes are usually good at one or two things, winning a medal or championing a cause, and that’s mostly fine.
Two High Performance Directors Santiago Nieva (for men) and Raffaele Bergamasco (for women) along with the national head coaches are under scrutiny at this point.
'Free Guy' film review: This Ryan Reynolds-starrer oscillates between action comedy and stealthy rom-com
While fantasy films require some suspension of disbelief, they are nevertheless required to operate logically within their conceit framework, and 'Free Guy' delivers on that count.
Although the film definitely has a well-crafted idea and decent performances, Lanke ends up as a pale product with several loose ends.
We first saw it in 2012 in Pizza. We saw it again a couple of weeks later in Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom.
Anand Neelakantan tells Medha Dutta Yadav that Ramayana and Mahabharata will always be relevant. They delve deep into the human psyche. As long as humans exist, these epics would keep evolving.