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REVIEW: A QUIET PLACE


A QUIET PLACE Released world wide a few days back, A QUIET PLACE, tells a tale of a place in which quietness is the only key for survival. And making a noise is a sure way of inviting disaster! Sounds … Continue reading

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REVIEW: CAKE


REVIEW: CAKE It is very likely that most of you will perhaps think that having been deprived of watching good movies of late, I have diversified into writing reviews about culinary items. And given my weakness (or my fondness, as … Continue reading

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 ABOUT INDIAN SWEETS


All about “sweets” and my sweet tooth! In the Indian scenario, desserts ( to those inclined towards western cuisine) are just “sweets”. But unlike the connotation of desserts which normally follows the main course and is therefore had at the … Continue reading

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REVIEW: ITTEFAQ


REVIEW: ITTEFAQ Bollywood’s efforts at presenting good whodunits are rather scanty, but I am wonderstruck at the frequency of it being once in five years! The first taut whodunit in Bollywood in the 21st century was in 2002; the movie … Continue reading

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REVIEW: VIVEGAM


VEERAM in 2013, VEDALAM in 2015 and VIVEGAM in 2017 have all got a number of things in common. All these three Tamil productions have showcased actor Ajith Kumar as a one man demolition squad, have been directed by Siva … Continue reading

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REVIEW: ONDU MOTTEYA KATHE


ONDU MOTTEYA KATHE Slice of Life comedies are a rarity these days. In Bollywood, comedies authored by Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Basu Chatterjee regaled us in the seventies and eighties. These had characters, who could be easily identified as the “Aam … Continue reading

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REVIEW: KAATRU VELIYIDAI


REVIEW: KAATRU VELIYIDAI (TAMIL) Twenty five years back, the management graduate from Mumbai turned film maker Mani Ratnam, introduced himself to the Bollywood world through ROJA. That also marked the debut of A R Rahman, and what Rahman has created … Continue reading

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