Movie review

The Appearing – more surprises, less horror (movie review)

Don’t know if this is only my view, but these days there are very few horror films that can actually scare you to death. In fact, horror films with not so convincing storylines make those very boring to watch. Nevertheless, films like “The Conjuring”, “Insidious: Chapter 2” and “Mama” are some of the finest horror […]

Transcendence – Releasing on April 17, 2014

The meaning of “Transcendence” describes a state of excelling, surpassing or going beyond one’s usual limits. This is a sci-fi thriller directed by Oscar winning cinematographer-turned-director Wally Pfister. Interestingly, with Christopher Nolan and Emma Thomas as executive producers, who have delivered some of the finest movies of the time, Transcendence is opening nationwide on April […]

The Ghost Writer (2010) – a gripping political thriller

The Ghost Writer (2010) – a gripping political thriller

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 prime minister, but ends up discovering some secrets that […]

Love Actually (2003) – love is all around

  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 film throws you into an ocean of love stories, […]

Rise of the Guardians (2012) – all to believe in

This 2012-released 3D animated fantasy adventure flick “Rise of the Guardians” is an entertainer for kids with a message to believe in for all good things.   Based on the book series The Guardians of Childhood (by children’s book author William Joyce), this is truly an epic adventure with great animation and cinematic excellence.   […]