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  • Batti Gul Meter Chalu movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Batti Gul Meter Chalu Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Divyendu Sharma, Yami Gautam, Ashrut Jain, Anna Ador, Ram Charan, Farida Zalal, Supriya Pilgoankar, Pankaj Tripathi Director: Shree Narayan Singh Rating: * * In a story narrated by Vikas and Kalyan (ironically metaphoric), Tehri, Uttarakhand becomes the scene for massive corruption. Nauti (Shraddha), SK (Shahid)…

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  • Manto movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Manto Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Rasika Duggal, Rajshri Deshpande, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Neeraj Kabi, Rishi Kapoor, Danish Hussain Director: Nandita Das Rating: * * * ½ A biopic on the revered British Indian, Urdu writer, playwright, author Saadat Hasan Manto (11 May 1912-18 Jan 1955), who was born in Ludhiana and relocated…

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  • Ishqeria movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Ishqeria Cast: Neil Nitin Mukesh, Richa Chaddha, Raj Babbar, Manish Anand, Mrudula Sathe, Juby Devasia Director: Prerna Wadhawan Rating: * * ½ A small town girl Kuhu Singh (Richa Chaddha) enrols in a co-ed college in Mussourie and promptly falls for the head-boy, a senior, Raghav Dalmia (Neil Nitin Mukesh) who isn’t in the…

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  • III Smoking Barrels movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: III Smoking Barrels: Stories From Far East India Cast: Indraneil Sengupta, Shiny Gogoi, Mandakini Goswami, Siddharth Boro, Disha Thakur, Bijou Thaangjaam, Niloy Sankar Gupta, Vikram Gogoi, Subrat Dutta, Amrita Chattopadhyay, Nalneesh Neel, Rajni Basumatary Director: Sanjib Dey Rating: * * * ½ Director Sanjib Dey’s debut feature, an anthology of three stories from Far…

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  • Pakhi movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Pakhi Cast: Anamika Shukla, Sumeet Kant Kaul, Tanmanya Bali, Anmol Goswami, Pallavi Das, Netram Tiwari, Niranjan Singh, Komal Khanna Director: Sachin Gupta Rating: * ½ Yet another film about human trafficking, this ‘Pakhi’ is a desultory look at the flesh trade written and directed by noted, award-winning theatre director Sachin Gupta. Unfortunately, his cinematic…

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    Love Sonia movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Love Sonia Cast: Demi Moore, Mark Duplass, Freida Pinto, Anupam Kher, Mrunal Thakur, Richa Chaddha, Adil Hussain, Sunny Pawar, Riya Sisodiya, Sai Tamhankar, Rakjumar Rao, Manoj Bajpayee, Kiran Khoje Director: Tabrez Noorani Rating: * * * ½ A sort of ‘Mandi’ with ‘Salaam Mumbai’ and ‘Slumdog Millionnaire’ thrown-in for good measure, Tabrez Noorani’s directorial…

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    Mitron movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Mitron Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Kritika Kamra, Prateik Babbar, Pratik Gandhi, Shivam Parekh Director: Nitin Kakkar Rating: * * * Director Nitin (Filmistaan) Kakkar once again proves his mettle with ‘Mitron’ – a gently persuasive, ticklish, light situational comedy – the likes of which we haven’t seen since the late 80’s. His ‘Ramsingh Charlie’ may…

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  • Manmarziyan movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Manmarziyan Cast: Tapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Abhishek Bachchan, Ashnoor Kaur, Arun Bali, Neetu Kohli, Saurabh Sachdeva, Vikram Kochhar, Sukhmani Sadana, Poonam Shah, Priyanka Shah Director: Anurag Kashyap Rating: * * * Director Anurag Kashyap takes a break from his gritty, violent, crime dramas in order to fashion this edgy, appropriated romance that uses the…

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    Paltan movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Paltan Cast: Arjun Ramphal, Gurmeet Choudhary, Sonu Sood, Jackie Shroff, Harshvardhan Rane, Siddhanth Kapoor, Luv Sinha Director: J P Dutta Rating: * * A historical war drama that revolves around the 1967 Indo-China, Nathu-La military conflict in which India was able to win back Sikkim, this film by war drama veteran J P Dutta…

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  • Once Again movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Once Again Cast: Neeraj Kabi, Shefali Shah, Priyanshu Painyuli, Bidita Baig, Rasika Duggal, Bhagwan Tiwari, Mridanalini Rawal Director: Kanwal Sethi Rating: * * * A sensitively handled, evocatively performed adult love story that steals its romantic conceit from ‘Lunchbox,’ this film directed by Kanwal Sethi is basically about two disparate individuals in search of…

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  • Party movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Party Cast: Suvrat Joshi, Prajakta Mali, Akshay Tanksale, Manjiri Vijay Pupala Director: Sachin Darekar Rating: * * ½ A ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ of sorts for the Marathi audience, this bromantic comedy that decries rampant alcoholism has its heart in the right place even if the technique is a little too mass conscious. The narrative…

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  • Bogda movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Bogda Cast: Suhas Joshi, Mrunmayee Deshpande, Jayant Gadekar, Rohit Kokate, Ajinkya Bhosale Director: Nisheeta Keni Rating: * * Director Nisheeta Keni’s debut feature as Director, writer, producer is about a dysfunctional mother-daughter duo set out on a road trip from a village in Maharashtra to a remote center in the south, Thambu, where euthanasia…

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