Reviews

The School Nurse Files: A delightfully droll and immensely inventive K-Drama

Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2020 09:08 AM +0530 - reviews

Eun-young calls these things jellies and describes them as the traces left behind by people rsquo;s desires. In effect, they are physical manifestations of emotions.

Serious men: A poignant riff on ambitions and dreams

Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2020 09:07 AM +0530 - reviews

Sachin, for him, just won rsquo;t cut it. In fact, it rsquo;s only when names like Ambedkar and Einstein are dropped that Ayyan (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) perks up.

The Good Place Season 4: Insightful, entertaining, and fun, for the most part

Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2020 09:06 AM +0530 - reviews

On Episode 1 of The Good Place, I wondered how the creators managed to stretch a seemingly flimsy premise to three full seasons.

'Utopia' review: Initial promise goes astray

Posted on Monday, September 28, 2020 09:28 AM +0530 - reviews

Such is the relevance that each episode starts with the disclaimer that Utopia is a work of fiction and lsquo;not based on an actual pandemic or related events rsquo;.

'Utopia review': Gruesome pandemic drama 

Posted on Friday, September 25, 2020 02:23 PM +0530 - reviews

A cult graphic novel seems to hold clues about viruses and other catastrophes that threaten to annihilate humankind. Fancy that as an eerie dose of entertainment in the time of pandemic.

'Enola Holmes' review: A charming character tries to propel a not-so-charming film

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:28 PM +0530 - reviews

The role of Enola Holmes should cement the actor rsquo;s ability to be at the centre of a film and hold it together, all by herself.

'Kiss the Ground' Netflix documentary shows an effective solution to climate change

Posted on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 08:26 AM +0530 - reviews

Kiss the Ground is unwavering in its focus on this primal and intimate relationship between man and earth, that has gradually grown exploitative.

'Halahal' movie review: A sharp but charmless mystery thriller

Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 09:45 AM +0530 - reviews

Written by Zeishan Quadri and directed by Randeep Jha, Halahal concerns itself with the medical entrance fraud in North India.

'The Devil All the Time' review: Devil takes centre stage in this dark, twisted thriller

Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 02:22 PM +0530 - reviews

Antonio Campos rsquo; The Devil All the Time is the journey of characters who are stuck in the crevasses caused by the severance of good and evil.

'Time Enna Boss' review: Is it a sitcom if you cannot sit through the comedy?

Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:02 AM +0530 - reviews

This means that the premise doesn rsquo;t just have people who are of different types; they are of different times and land at Bala rsquo;s (Bharath) apartment, specifically his toilet.

'Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare' review: Shiny but scattered

Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:59 AM +0530 - reviews

The lsquo;Greater rsquo; in Greater Noida is subjective. Dreams, for one, are in perpetual transit in that odd city.

'Criminals Season 2' review: Engaging conversations powered by top-notch performances

Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 10:52 AM +0530 - reviews

Written by George Kay, directed by Jim Field Smith, Criminal is a window into the verbal tussle between hard-boiled investigators and immovable suspects, as one tries to break the other rsquo;s resilience

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