Reviews of an Acute Cinephile.

Baby Driver (2017) Movie Review

Baby Driver is the latest offering from acclaimed writer/director Edgar Wright, a filmmaker for whom I hold tremendous respect, with his signature filmmaking style remaining one of the most unique things in cinema today. My personal, all-time favourite film of his – Hot Fuzz – is an action satire that mixes style with a hilariously… Continue reading Baby Driver (2017) Movie Review

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Spider-Man : Homecoming (2017) Movie Review

*NOTE: Before I start this review, I would like to thank Novo Cinemas for inviting me to the premiere of this film.* Spider-Man: Homecoming is the perfect Spider-Man film. There is simply no two ways about it. It is a film that understands who Spider-Man as a character is and explores what makes him tick… Continue reading Spider-Man : Homecoming (2017) Movie Review

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Angamaly Diaries (2017) Malayalam Movie Review

Note: I know this review is extremely late. Unfortunately, I was unable to watch the film during its original theatrical run. However, upon seeing it now, I simply HAD to write a review on it considering how strongly I felt about this modern masterpiece. The colors of a bustling city, the aroma and preparation of … Continue reading Angamaly Diaries (2017) Malayalam Movie Review

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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Movie Review

*NOTE: Before I start this review, I would like to thank Novo Cinemas for inviting me to the premiere of this film.* The Transformers movies have always been, and I have to preface that I dislike using this term, a ‘guilty pleasure’ of mine. In fact, the first film in the franchise – 2007’s Transformers… Continue reading Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Movie Review

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The Mummy (2017) Movie Review

*NOTE: Before I start this review, I would like to thank Novo Cinemas for inviting me to the premiere of this film.* As much critical flak as the movies themselves get, the original Mummy films starring Brendan Fraser holds a certain nostalgic charm for me that makes them quite close to my heart. The films… Continue reading The Mummy (2017) Movie Review

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Wonder Woman (2017) Spoiler-Free Movie Review

*NOTE: Before I start this review, I would like to thank Novo Cinemas for inviting me to the premiere of this film.* I’ll get the obvious question out of the way. Yes, Wonder Woman is the best film that the current DCEU (DC Extended Universe i.e. all the DC films post-The Dark Knight Trilogy) has… Continue reading Wonder Woman (2017) Spoiler-Free Movie Review