Movie Reviews

Read movie reviews of some of the latest films. You can find both critical comments as well as audience reviews on several movies.

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A River Runs Through It (1992) – The Story of a Family

June 22, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 04:00 pm Many times I stumble upon movies that make me philosophical about life, family and our loved ones. A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT is based on the writer Norman Maclean’s autobiographical story of growing up in Montana and tells us about a Presbyterian minister father and his […]

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Field of Dreams (1989) – A tribute to dreamers

June 20, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 04:48 pmWe all have some unfulfilled wishes, dreams or regrets that we carry even if we die and those, as most of us believe, are fulfilled by God in a place called Heaven. We all have heard about heaven and hell, but in the end it’s heaven where […]

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The Invention of Lying (2009)

June 19, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 10:35 pm    The story in the The Invention of Lying you will about to see takes place in a world where the human race has never evolved the ability to tell a lie. In this world, people have everything as normal like jobs, cars, houses and families, but […]

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Last Train Home (2009) – A terrific Chinese documentary

June 18, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:53 pm There are over 130 million migrant workers in China. They go home only once a year, during Chinese New Year, in spring. This is the world’s largest human migration. Keeping the said fact as the subject of this documentary, Chinese-Canadian filmmaker Lixin Fan with LAST TRAIN […]

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Diary of a Nymphomaniac (2008)

June 18, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:52 pm Diary of a Nymphomaniac – I’m a promiscuous woman, yes, because I want to use sex as a means to find what everyone is looking for. Recognition, pleasure, self-esteem and, in short, love and affection. What’s pathological about that? If you want to give me a […]

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The Ghost Writer (2010) – a gripping political thriller

June 17, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 04:12 pm Roman Polanski’s The Ghost Writer is a one of the finest political thrillers that is set on the background of international politics and war crimes. The film is about a ghost writer who happens to write the biography of a famous public figure, one of former British […]

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Unthinkable (2010) – a hard-hitting suspense thriller

June 15, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 04:59 pm Recently, I watched this political suspense thriller Unthinkable and would say that this is simply one of the best when you think of something unexpected, something that forced you to face your values, your beliefs, and morality with the reality. The story deals with terrorism and […]

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Dark City (1998) – a city of endless night

June 13, 2013

Last updated on June 15th, 2017 at 05:17 pm You are living in a city where sun never rises; you wake up in dark and goes to sleep again without seeing light. The only light you see is the electric light either at your home, hotel or streets. It’s Dark City! In fact, you actually […]

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This Is It (2009) – A fitting tribute to Michael Jackson

June 10, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:51 pm The documentary This Is It (2009), which is based on the behind the scene footage of Michael Jackson’s much awaited This Is It tour before the misfortune almost shocked the entire music world, is a fitting tribute to the pop legend. For everyone, who wanted to see […]

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Love Actually (2003) – love is all around

June 10, 2013

Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 09:49 pm   Screenplay writer Richard Curtis (“Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Notting Hill”) for the first time directed his own screenplay with an ensemble star cast in LOVE ACTUALLY (2003). On the course of a particular eventful Christmas, or say the weeks before the celebration, the […]

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