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  • 12 Angry Men

    12 Angry Men

    ★★★★★

    In this day and age when films boast extravagant details like realistic CGI, life-threatening action sequences and flamboyant techniques in direction or cinematography, it is interesting to take a look at the classic 12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet and find that the true recipe for a good film is actually quite simple. With the majority of its runtime taking place inside a closed room involving just twelve characters, this film is an example of how a tightly written screenplay…

  • Angamaly Diaries

    Angamaly Diaries

    ★★★★

    Really love this new wave of "gangster" genre that's overtaking Malayalam films.

    An exceptional directorial experiment filled with polished performances from all 86 newcomers. Excellent direction, impeccable cinematography and an unforgettable experience all round. This year's Kammattipaadam.

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  • The Guest

    The Guest

    ★★★½

    "What the fuck?"

    I think I liked the ending more than I should have. A grieving family is visited by a man who claims to be their son's friend.The Guest stars Dan Stevens as the charismatic and enigmatic David Collins. This movie is fast paced and keeps the viewer hooked from the very beginning. With random events taking place when you least expect it, the film never drags. There's nothing exceptional about this movie, but it's easy on the eyes…

  • Edge of Tomorrow

    Edge of Tomorrow

    ★★★★

    "Battle is the Great Redeemer. It is the fiery crucible in which true heroes are forged."

    Minor spoilers incoming.

    Wow. This movie. Wow.

    I’ve been putting off watching this movie for a long time, despite constant recommendations from many friends, because of how it looked. I’m not a huge fan of the whole alien invasion/robots fighting storyline which almost always just uses the plot as an excuse for explosions and mindless action. And from the posters, that’s just what Edge…