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1917 Movie Review: It is Much More than a War Epic, It’s a Masterpiece

Rating: *****(5 stars) At the end of Sam Mendes’ 1917 I heard someone sobbing. I realized it was me. After spending two hours in the…

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Bombshell Review: Hollywood’s First Major Film on #MeToo Is Problematic

Why is it that Bollywood is not making a single film about sexual harassment and the MeToo movement? Could it be because some prominent movers…

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Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo Movie Review: This Allu Arjun Movie is the Perfect Festive Entertainer

Movie NameAla Vaikuntapuramlo DirectorTrivikram Srinivas ActorAllu Arjun, Pooja Hegde, Tabu, Murali Sharma, Sachin Khedkar, Jayaram, Samutharkani Ratings Rating: 3.5 stars  Sankranthi is the festival of…

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Sarileru Neekevvaru Movie Review: Mahesh Babu Rehashes his Okkadu with a Slight Dookudu Twist

Somewhere around the interval bang, we have the hero (Mahesh Babu) asking his friend, where they are standing, the friend replies “Konda Reddy Buruju” and…

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1917 Movie Review: Sam Mendes’ War Film is Devastating and Spectacular at the Same Time

How many war films can you see in a lifetime and think that there aren’t any more novel ways to state one simple fact: “war…

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Chhapaak Movie Review: Deepika Padukone Stars in a Film with Flimsy Script but a Sound Message

Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey-starrer, Chhapaak released today in the UAE. This Meghna Gulzar directorial is an inspiration driven from the story of Laxmi Aggarwal,…

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Darbar Movie Review: It’s Flooded With Rajinikanth And Missed Opportunities

Rajinikanth is on a film-signing spree. He’s already started shooting for his next and that’s definitely great news for his fans. And, of late he…

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So Long, My Son Movie Review: This Film is China’s Own Mother India

This 3-hour long  Chinese epic is  a staggering achievement in  every sense. After I  finished watching it I sat  in supreme  silence  thinking about life,…

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Netflix Review: Ghost Stories Is a Terrific Opportunity Lost. Here’s Why

Rating: ** ½ (two and a  half stars) After  hearing  the  distinguished  quartet of directors and its excitable cast raving giggling and squirming  about the…

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Shimla Mirchi Movie Review: Why Was This Film Made?

Rating: **(2 stars)  Rajkummar Rao never fights  shy of playing shy characters. There is  an innate diffidence  in his  personality that renders itself effectively to …

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