MOVIE REVIEW: Aarakshan: Based on a true, inspirational story!

Director: Prakash Jha Key Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Manoj Bajpai Music: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Rating: 4/5 Plot Summary: Amitabh Bachchan plays the anchor role of the legendary college professor who single-handedly grows and runs a privately-run institution. His values of sincerity, honesty and giving equitable opportunities to deserving students from all sections of society land him in a situation where he is caught … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Aarakshan: Based on a true, inspirational story!

MOVIE REVIEW: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (3/5) – NO SPOILERS

The title of the movie keeps reminding me of the phrase (and the tune) from the title song of Rock On which quite non-co-incidentally was directed by Farhan Akhar. No wonder then that ZNMD, twin sister Zoya Akhtar’s second initiative (the first one being after Luck By Chance) has strong influences of the man himself. One of the “the musketeers” in the movie, Farhan as … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (3/5) – NO SPOILERS

MOVIE REVIEW: Udaan: Flies, Soars, makes it to Cannes!

While we’re all busy getting ‘INCEPTION-ed’, let us not miss a brilliant offering from Anurag Kashyap. Check out the ‘UDAAN’ trailer. I saw the movie last night – and it is very, very fresh .. and perhaps pretty relevant socially! The gist of the story will is relevant form the trailer. Teenage boy – part of a mischevious ‘gang’ in school. Has a lot of fun … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Udaan: Flies, Soars, makes it to Cannes!