THE DUEL (2016) – Harrelson shines as an evil preacher

THE DUEL (2016) – Harrelson shines as an evil preacher

Woody Harrelson in company with Liam Hemsworth shines in this Kieran Darcy-Smith-directed Western-like drama THE DUEL. A revenge thriller sort, the film has not been a critics’ favourite, but the performance of Harrelson as a cult leader has been praiseworthy.   In 1846 the Unites States engaged in a bloody war with Mexico over the newly […]

GHOUL – Upcoming Indian Horror Series on Netflix

GHOUL – Upcoming Indian Horror Series on Netflix

Netflix’s upcoming Indian horror miniseries GHOUL has created a buzz among the streaming service users in India. After the successful premier season of Sacred Games, Netflix is certainly up for good and interesting content to grab the attention of Indian viewers, who have been very selective in choosing the best streaming service providers among few […]

Extinction: Movie Review (Watch it for Lizzy Caplan & Plot Twist)

Extinction: Movie Review (Watch it for Lizzy Caplan & Plot Twist)

When we look for sci-fi adventure or any of the apocalyptic movies, we tend to expect a lot away from our real life and that makes those interesting and watchable. However, this Michael Peña and Lizzy Caplan starrer Netflix’s sci-fi fantasy thriller Extinction never really capitalizes on an original idea. Extinction follows a family man […]

Under the Shadow (2016): A horror film based on 1980s Tehran

Under the Shadow (2016): A horror film based on 1980s Tehran

Well, I am hopeful of the horror genre which is constantly evolving with innovation in story, concept, as well as the overall treatment in filmmaking. Iranian film Under the Shadow is probably the best example on how one filmmaker tries to pass social commentary in terms of women empowerment and repressing tradition, while making not […]

The Truth About Alcohol – Documentary with a scientific view

The Truth About Alcohol – Documentary with a scientific view

Human society has a long association with alcohol since ages. Every civilization, nation and culture have reference to some or other form of alcohol. This documentary The Truth About Alcohol, now streaming on Netflix, answers some key questions related to alcohol from the scientific point of views and underlines some of the worst sides of […]

Joker Origin Movie gets go-ahead

Joker Origin Movie gets go-ahead

The much-anticipated untitled film on Joker’s origin with Joaquin Phoenix in the lead, has finally got a go-ahead from Warner Bros. While it was always in talks, the arch-nemesis of Batman finally has got its standalone movie. The filming is scheduled to begin in September. In the most recent movie, the Clown Prince of Crime […]

How It Ends (2018) I Review I Never Really Ends Well

How It Ends (2018) I Review I Never Really Ends Well

David M. Rosenthal-directed and Forest Whitaker starrer Netflix disaster drama How It Ends is neither a good thriller nor a drama. Set during some unknown geological apocalypse, I see the film as a simple road trip by two people who tries to reconnect, leaving aside their past. The film follows an expectant father Will (Theo […]