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  • Jab We Met

    Jab We Met

    ★★★

    I have a controversial take on this film:
    This is NOT a romantic comedy, it's a road trip movie with two cinematic stereotypes i.e the manic pixie dream girl and the brooding handsome guy. It shows how both of them go through the opposite experience after they meet each other and find themselves in the middle and realize that they are in love with each other, by the end.

  • Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

    Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

    ★★★½

    This is another entry into the recent bollywood genre of "finding life through travel".
    It is breezy, fun and has deliberate emotional moments that work. The star cast which consists of Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar Abhay Deol, Katrina Kaif and Kalki Koechlin, which do the most heavy lifting, by bringing their own screen presence. Each of these characters have a definitive and predictable arc in this film, but the actors sell those transformations. Zoya Akhtar has a real talent of…

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  • Joker

    Joker

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I found this movie to be good, but it did not win me over completely.
    Todd Phillips's Joker borrows a lot from Martin Scorsese's Taxi Driver and King Of Comedy. I just felt it took those tropes from those movies played it safe. There are a ton of throw backs to even 70's dramas .I do understand what Todd Phillips was showing through Joker, but I feel it didn't land properly. The loneliness, the lack of empathy towards mentally challenged…

  • Green Room

    Green Room

    ★★★½

    I like this movie, for what it was going for, I wish it had more character development.