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  • Clue

    Clue

    ★★★½

    Wah! The quirkiness, the one-liners and the comedy. A straight hit out of the park.

    An amalgamation of high dosage of comedy and a decent story line is this unique product.

    Except a plot which looses it's steam in the middle and some loose screenplay, there is nothing to complain about this comedy mystery thriller in the departments of acting and technicalities.

    If you absolutely love situational comedy and quirky scenes & dialogues, you'd end up giving it a 4 star…

  • You're Next

    You're Next

    ★★★½

    The writing of the character 'Erin' played by 'Sharni Vinson' is one of the most intelligent, interesting and intriguing protagonist character in a thriller/ slasher film. She's not the regular cliche 'dumbass' heroine who takes stupid decisions. She's kind of trained, v spontaneous and is strong (both physically and mentally).

    It's her character alone, along with the few good jump scares and commendable BGM which made me rate this strictly story-wise average slasher film a decent 3.5 stars.

    There's blood,…

  • Death on the Nile

    Death on the Nile

    ★★★½

    It has the same skeleton as any Agatha Christie's product but with a more fleshy and satisfactory ending.

    A few can guess the ending, but detangling the way that the murder has been committed is quite fresh and idiosyncratic.

    The Technicalities are spot on and so are the actors. It's just that the run-time is too high that it looses it's steam in the first half.

    It's a perfect feast for mystery lovers.

  • Swallow

    Swallow

    ★★★½

    First of all khudos to Haley Bennett and the director for making such an impactful pyschological thriller.

    The way she SWALLOWS things, we start gulping lumps of saliva (in this case, get yourself checked) or we feel very inconvenient and sick.

    The cinematography really escalates the peaceful yet chaotic resemblance of the lead's nature and the BGM goes hand in hand to create a tensed and disturbing atmosphere.

    The ending might not go well with everyone coz it's too subtle for a thriller. Give it a try if you want some unique thriller which is really disturbing!

  • The Lunchbox

    The Lunchbox

    ★★★★½

    A pure non-worldy pixie dust yet a very real love story. Food comes in all flavours so does love.

    It's a[ ]rom[n]atic as a well brewed coffee, deliciously with-holds the plot line like a well cooked chicken gravy and ends on a sweet note of hope like any traditional dessert.

    It's a full meal without peppy[er] stuff to disturb the smooth flow. Watch this if you are a foodie or a classic love story lover or a fan of Irfan Khan ji.
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    It's shockingly intersting given the premise and the flow of the story. Get stunned by each and every detailed ingredient[Technicality] of the film.

  • Looper

    Looper

    ★★★

    Predestination + Terminator + Primer.
    But it isn't good as any of the above.
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    The sole thought of inducing high octane action sequences alongside family sentiment is really good. But branding it as a good time travel film would be ridiculous.
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    The ending, though it seemed to tie the knots, it has left a lot of open threads and the end hair brush by Emily blunt gives rise to new doubts.
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    Watch it with liberal jurisdiction over…

  • Wild Tales

    Wild Tales

    ★★★★★

    Wild tales is a 6 story anthology film with a runtime of 120 min. It's a thriller drama with tales of revenge. It deals with the most common situations but when the actions/ reactions are extreme. We'd have come across most of the 6 incidents in our life, as a victim or as the antagonist. We'd also have the same thought process of the characters in the film but we never dare to take the step and go to the…

  • Palm Springs

    Palm Springs

    ★★★½

    B99 + HIMYM!❤️
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    Solid story line, mesmerizing performances, decent comedy and love track! Don't these all factors factor this movie from the regular cliche rom-coms? Hell, yeah! They do!
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    An independent woman, not a cliche story line, meaningful philosophies and not so pixie dust love story makes this an unique and a stand-alone romcom!
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    Zombieland : Undead comedy
    Palm Springs: Infinite time loop comedy!

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    Say cheers to the rom-com of the year! ( 4 months with covid surely feels like a year 😬 or wait? Am I struck in a time loop 😉😂? )

  • After

    After

    ★★★½

    Possibly the lowest average rated film which I'm reviewing.
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    One sentence: My favourite GUILTY PLEASURE film!

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★½

    When Call me by your name is made with 2 female leads, it'd be a bit less mesmerizing and magical than this.!
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    Subtle romance and pixie dust love! The love between two women explored in the best way possible!
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    The leads and the 2 supporting actors are at their best! The cinematography and the storyline is as beautiful as France in the 18th century!
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    You'd need to take in gasps of air in the last 2 minutes! ❤️

  • Bulbbul

    Bulbbul

    ★★

    My rating: 2/5.
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    0.5 for the lead's performance, 1 for cinematography and periodic accuracy, 0.5 for BGM ( TBH... There isn't a unique track... But there's an amalgamation of beautiful and eerie tracks! )
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    Story wise.... After 20-30 min into the film you can guess the climax.... Screenplay is lethargic and tiresome.... It's a slapstick story line which is so routine and has FORCEFUL FEMINISM... It's good that feminism is induced into it, but forcing it is really…

  • Coherence

    Coherence

    ★★★★

    A microbudgeted sci-fi film with not soo complex astrophysical touch laced with drama which includes marital issues and past sexual tensions.
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    The actors did their best. That's a single line which speaks volumes. No-one is very dumb, they've brought all possibilities into discussions just like the multiple realities out there.
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    The story line is amazing, but it's the screenplay and the matured handling of the story to make it seem a bit perplexed and finally putting together all…