Reviews of an Acute Cinephile.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (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.* Personally, the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is one that has always held a certain charm for me. In fact, I still maintain the first three films (Curse of the Black Pearl, Dead… Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Movie Review

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Alien: Covenant (2017) Movie Review

Ever since I can remember watching movies, I’d always been enamoured by monsters in cinema. Be it the Velociraptors in Jurassic Park, The Predator in the eponymous ’87 action classic or The Alien, something about these monsters captured my imagination in ways that no other genre has been able to do. Velociraptors made me feel… Continue reading Alien: Covenant (2017) Movie Review

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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017) Movie Review

  If you’re looking for the answer to one of this year’s most eagerly asked questions – ‘Why did Katappa kill Baahubali?’, I’m sorry to disappoint as you’re not going to find the answer here as I’m keeping this review completely spoiler-free. That’s a good thing too, because telling you the answer to that query… Continue reading Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017) Movie Review

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KungFu Yoga (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.* ‘Kung Fu Yoga’ was one of the weirdest film experiences I’ve had in my life. It is a film that managed to make me go from cringing at the over-the-top cheesiness to actually… Continue reading KungFu Yoga (2017) Movie Review

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Split (2017) [Non-Spoilers] Movie Review

For quite sometime now, (atleast until the release of ‘The Visit’), M. Night Shyamalan had been a director whose name film-fans loved to ridicule, a name that had been synonymous with, ‘a talented individual who is now a shadow of his former self’ (especially after such duds such as‘After Earth’, ‘The Happening’ and ‘The Last… Continue reading Split (2017) [Non-Spoilers] Movie Review

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My Top 10 Films of 2016

Happy New Year folks! 2016 has been quite the roller-coaster when its come to films and their quality, but it cannot be denied that for every horrid film released (*cough* BatPunisher v SuperSerious: Dawn of Martha *cough*), there’s also been a ton of really good films this year. This is my personal (Emphasis on PERSONAL)… Continue reading My Top 10 Films of 2016

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Non-Spoilers Movie Review

As much as I’ve loved some of the movies that released this year, very few have actually managed to put a smile on my face as the credits rolled. Captain America: Civil War, Doctor Strange, The Nice Guys, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them  and the recent (and fantastic) Arrival are the… Continue reading Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Non-Spoilers Movie Review