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The Circle (2017) – Privacy is a temporary thing

The Circle (2017) – Privacy is a temporary thing

Based on Dave Eggers’ 2013 novel, the film The Circle follows a young woman who joins her dream job at a powerful tech firm named The Circle, but only to find out how the company’s technology, rather the agendas are affecting the lives of many people. The films starts with by introducing Mae (Emma Watson) […]

2:22 – A psychological drama on patterns, repetition

2:22 – A psychological drama on patterns, repetition

The story of the psychological drama 2:22 leads an interesting concept of repetition of events and the patterns that let those happen. In recent past we have seen movies that involves time repeating itself and the sole question between destiny, circumstance and coincidence remains fascinating. 2:22 follows New York City air traffic controller Dylan (Michiel […]

The Promise – A harrowing tale on Armenian genocide

The Promise – A harrowing tale on Armenian genocide

Director Terry George (Hotel Rwanda) directs this historical drama The Promise – set against the backdrop of Armenian genocide. The film however leads the story with a love triangle between an Armenian medical student, a Paris-based American journalist, and Armenian-born woman raised in France. The Promise has an incredible cast where Oscar Isaac plays Armenian […]

A Death in the Gunj – Movie Review

A Death in the Gunj – Movie Review

A Death in the Gunj is a very beautiful movie written and directed by well-known Bollywood actress Konkona Sensharma. The film gives you the feel of an old art-house film or the new-age indie films in which the makers have tried to present everything realistic, and as expected this is actually inspired by some true […]

Before I Fall (2017): A time-loop teenage drama (Review)

Before I Fall (2017): A time-loop teenage drama (Review)

Before I Fall is about the girl named Samantha Kingston who relives her last day over and over again until she goes through a journey in which she realizes who she really is and who she wants to become. Directed by Ry Russo-Young and written by Maria Maggenti, the film is based on 2010 novel […]

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

A.J. Briones’ The Smiling Man is one of those few horror short films that has achieved cinematic excellence in every aspect. With just a run time of 7 minutes, the film is a visual treat for the horror movie buffs. First of all, I must make it clear that The Smiling Man is not for […]

The Hunter’s Prayer (2017) – A sloppy action thriller

The Hunter’s Prayer (2017) – A sloppy action thriller

The Hunter’s Prayer follows an assassin and one of his targets – a girl whom the hitman opts not to kill, and goes on to help her in seeking revenge for the murder of her family. This is a fast-paced action thriller but falls to the formulaic script. Starring Sam Worthington and Odeya Rush in […]

Life (2017) – Science Fiction Horror Film (Review)

Life (2017) – Science Fiction Horror Film (Review)

The recently released sci-fi thriller Life offers you an intense cinematic experience by taking forward the concept of alien or the existence of extraterrestrial beings. This time six multi-national space scientists aboard the International Space Station (ISS) discover life on Mars as they collected samples from the Red Planet and start experimenting on a single […]

The Founder (2017) – McDonald’s History

The Founder (2017) – McDonald’s History

Have you ever tried to learn about the history of popular American hamburger and fast food restaurant chain McDonald’s? I guess only few of us have known the history of the company, and for those who don’t – here is the movie The Founder to tell you the story behind the most successful burger business. […]

Gleason (2016) – A Story of Strength, Love and Life

Gleason (2016) – A Story of Strength, Love and Life

This post is going to be very personal. The movie Gleason documents the life of sports personality (former NFL star) Steve Gleason who was diagnosed with ALS – also known as motor neurone disease (MND) – which has no definite cure in medical science. This is indeed heartrending to see someone in such condition as […]