Short Movie Review: Thappad is a thought provoking rap on a patriarchal world

It is utterly ironical that at the time the national capital, Delhi, is reeling under riots, vandalism and killings, the deep impacts of a slap is being discussed in the Taapsee Pannu starrer Thappad. But Important. Continue reading Short Movie Review: Thappad is a thought provoking rap on a patriarchal world

Movie Review: A flawed ‘Mulk’ has its heart in the right place

Generalization and divisiveness are centuries old global trends. If I commit a mass crime here, Singapore papers will report it as ‘Indian Banker does …’ .. that’s two generalizations; and it’s fair. But I would expect both, Indians and bankers, … Continue reading Movie Review: A flawed ‘Mulk’ has its heart in the right place

Movie Recommendation: U Turn scares enough to stop taking illegal u-turns

It’s amazing how the Southern India film industries make quality, mass connect movies off unique story lines and little known, fine actors. Kannada mystery thriller ‘U Turn‘ on Netflix, Singapore took me by surprise as a horror story carved out … Continue reading Movie Recommendation: U Turn scares enough to stop taking illegal u-turns