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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★½

    Soul crushingly heavy, profoundly disturbing, jaw-dropping gorgeous and intellectually challenging, watching Blade Runner 2049 felt like being awakened from a deep thumping slumber.

    It ended, like all beautiful things do, in mesmerizing silence. For a short while there, I was alive and I was in awe!

  • Wind River

    Wind River

    ★★★½

    Native Americans have long since teetered on the edges of acceptance – be it sociological, behavioral or judicial. Having arrived in America some 15,000 years ago, their tribes have been at the receiving end of slavery, poverty and warfare – throughout their livelihoods. As of today, mere 5 Millions of American Indians are left in the States, residing in selected reservations – as Taylor Sheridan rightly points out in Wind River, stripped of everything except silence and snow.

    After having…

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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    ★★

    I remember Youtubing the shit out of Suicide Squad trailer when it took the internet by storm. It brought 70's Rock back in my playlist and groove in my steps. I started counting days to its release, wondering whether this would be the definite pulp anti-hero superflick we all were waiting for! And then, it all collapsed!

    I am Jack's smirking anger. The ludicrous introductions stumbled shakily to a middle that was absolutely all over the place. I still kept…

  • Captain Fantastic

    Captain Fantastic

    ★★★★

    "She's got eyes of the bluest skies
    As if they thought of rain
    I hate to look into those eyes
    And see an ounce of pain."

    Such warmth. Such affection. And such splendid uniqueness. It's as if our eternal sun has engulfed the artificiality of society and all that remains is bright light of healing. It's as if we have reshaped our language back to its primal senses, shunning away the euphemisms so that our feelings are no longer merely…