Movie Recommendation: U Turn scares enough to stop taking illegal u-turns

It’s amazing how the Southern India film industries make quality, mass connect movies off unique story lines and little known, fine actors. Kannada mystery thriller ‘U Turn‘ on Netflix, Singapore took me by surprise as a horror story carved out … Continue reading Movie Recommendation: U Turn scares enough to stop taking illegal u-turns

Movie Recommendation: Ek Hazarachi Note is a mock on some #Demonetisation rants

Ek Hazarachi Note (Marathi, meaning One Thousand Rupee Note) is a mid 2014 released movie which underlines the pain a poor, haggard villager undergoes when suddenly thrust with a Rs 1000 currency note. 82 yr old widow, Buddhi (marathi for … Continue reading Movie Recommendation: Ek Hazarachi Note is a mock on some #Demonetisation rants

Movie Review: Dazzling ‘Dangal’ is contrarian to ‘3 Idiots’ messages on parenting

Dangal gives a solid dhobi pachaad (rural India wrestling knock out move) and bloodied nose message to a 1.3 billion populated patriarchal society, that refuses to acknowledge the existence of girls. It’s 161 minutes of stellar performances, breathtaking wrestling scenes, … Continue reading Movie Review: Dazzling ‘Dangal’ is contrarian to ‘3 Idiots’ messages on parenting