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  • Orayiram Kinakkalal

    Orayiram Kinakkalal

    ★½

    Orayiram Kinakkalal is the kind of ambitious movie that expects you to tag along in its fun ride of a bunch of unscrupulous ordinary people trying to defraud money from a rich businessman and an aspiring politician (Suresh Krishna). The problem is that neither the process makes sense nor do you empathize with the characters. Biju Menon and Roshan Mathew play the leaders of this plan with support from newcomer Sharu Varghese's character, who together get in the mess that…

  • Melle

    Melle

    ★½

    I don't understand the reason behind the existence of this film. First, they show us a woman (Thanuja Karthik) falling prey to a possible fraud medical experiment but don't describe the motivation of the perpetrators behind doing so. Next they show a love story between this woman and a doctor (Amith Chakalakkal) and waste the second half in showing absolutely nothing but the unfolding of their romance. The problem is that writer-director Binu Ulahannan has not stitched his work properly,…

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  • Race 3

    Race 3

    If you look at director Remo D'Souza's filmography you will see a clear description of the change in his thematic material - from films about youngsters and dance to films about superhero and exaggeration. It is obvious that he has no specific cause in mind about the art form, which is again validated by the downward trendline of the quality of conflict in his films. Race 3 is perhaps his weakest and most nonsensical feature film so far, but more…

  • October

    October

    ★★

    The ambiguity in Shoojit Sircar's October is its biggest enemy as you spend two hours waiting to find the message being conveyed and then get disappointed. Varun Dhawan is the star of this tragic drama where he plays a dim-witted but innocent young man working as a hospitality intern at a 5-star hotel. It is when one of his co-workers, played by newcomer Banita Sandhu, slips from the terrace of the hotel and finds herself in a coma that the…