RSS feed for Faizan Ali Shah

Favorite films

Recent activity


Recent reviews

  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story


    I'm not gonna lie, it took me 3 tries to watch this film in its entirety.

    Totally worth it.

    The first time I saw this, I fell asleep around the 20 minute mark during the 'pie eating' scene. I thought the movie was really slow and meaningless.

    Few weeks passed and I decided to give it another try. Fell asleep again. Didn't even get to the 'pie eating' scene this time.

    A few days ago, I decided to give it…

  • The Star Wars Holiday Special

    The Star Wars Holiday Special


    What the hell did I just watch? 

    This might just be the worst TV Movie I’ve ever seen in my life. 

    Chewbacca’s family, his wife. Weird green people dancing. Mark Hamill looking like a doll and speaking right into camera. Could it get any worse then this? No. This is the worst.

    Lazy plot. Acting is TERRIBLE. Cringy dialogues, for REAL. I don’t know if I should associate this movie with Star Wars. Let’s just call it ‘Holiday Special’ from now on. The ‘Star Wars: Holiday Special’ doesn’t exist anymore, atleast not in my mind.

Popular reviews

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story


    A better prequel then the prequels.

  • Secret Superstar

    Secret Superstar


    Aamir Khan has done it again. Any project that he is involved in turns out to be meaningful. 

    In PK, he played the role of an alien. In Dangal, he played the role of an elderly father figure. Here, he convincingly plays the role of an eccentric music director ‘Shakti Kumar’. This showcases how talented Khan is and how diverse his roles are. 

    Even though Khan is given only about 30 minutes of screen time, he is the scene stealer.…