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Raya and the Last Dragon(2021): Disney with a visual panache!

Disney’s latest warrior Raya becomes the first South East Asian heroine in a Disney movie and Raya and the Last Dragon is a tale full of entertainment with some mind blowing imagery!! The movie is about princess Raya who is on a quest to find Sisu, the last dragon who has transferred all his powers […]

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Prayers For Bobby (2009): Impactful and relevant, A revisit

This is June, the pride month and I think it is the right time to revisit Prayers for Bobby (2009), the movie which has changed my understanding of sexual orientation as a whole. I have watched several LGBTQ movies before and after this one. What Prayers for Bobby has done to me differently compared to […]

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The Father(2020)

The father opens to melodramatic scenes of Ann struggling to cope with her ailing father Anthony, who is suffering from dementia. She is unable to move on with her life as Anthony doesn’t trust any of the carers she appoints. The movie establishes the characters in these initial sequences and we develope this deep emotional-sync […]

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Sound of Metal(2020)

A powerful drama in which the lead performance and the remarkable sound design stands tall among all the other great aspects of the movie. Riz Ahmed portrays Ruben, a heavy metal drummer, who loses his hearing overninght. The whole world turns upside down for him, with his career, love-life and everything he ever dreamt, stands […]

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Irish Folklore Trilogy : The amazing blend of mythology, history and breathtaking imagery!!

Cartoon Saloon, the irish animation studio started its journey a decade before its first animated feature film, the secret of Kells (2009), the first installment of its unofficial Irish Folklore Trilogy. The movie bagged oscar nomination in 2010 and the studio went on to repeat the feat with the next installments of the trilogy, Song […]

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Saving Private Ryan(1998)

A movie which doesn’t need any introduction among cinephiles, a movie which is still considered to be the the best war movie even after 22 years of its release, a movie that masterfully captured our emotions through its breathtaking visual storytelling. You will run out of words to describe this masterpiece! Following the Normandy landing […]

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The Great Dictator(1940) : A timeless classic!!

Written and directed by Chaplin, It is story of a Jewish barber who had to suffer persecution under the dictatorship of Hynkel. He himself played both the leading roles of the fascist dictator and the Jewish barber, who once served the army in the past. Chaplin’s satire always has the power to pull you towards […]

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Enola Holmes(2020)

Stranger things fame Millie Bobby Brown starrer, Enola Holmes(2020) introduces us to Sherlock Holmes’ teen sister Enola Holmes. The story is set in 1884, and brought up by her mother Eudoria in a lonely mansion, Enola was always trained and taught to survive on her own. Eudoria wanted her daughter to be unique and named […]

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C U Soon. (2020)

The innovative script, real emotions, and powerful performances make it a must watch !!! The COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted severe restrictions on movie industry, but nothing can hold back the innovative minds and the power of cinema is on full swing here. The announcement of C U Soon itself came as a big surprise as […]

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The Way Back(2020)

A towering Ben Affleck performance and the lifelike approach even while remaining within the genre conventions, make it a highly satisfying experience.