Chhoo Mantar

This 1958 Pakistani film, made in Punjabi and directed by Mushtaq Hafiz, is an extremely tacky and a pretty blatant yet bland …

The Magnificent Seven

Antoine Fuqua’s remake of John Sturges 1960 film of the same name – itself inspired from Akira Kurosawa’s masterpiece Seven …

A Trick of the Light

On 1st November, 1895, the Skladanowsky brothers screened their first ever film in the Berlin Variety Theatre, the Wintergarten. The …

The Man Who Knew Infinity

A surprisingly dull and clinical retelling of the years that Indian genius mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan (Dev Patel) spent at Trinity …

The Jungle Book

With Jurassic Park, Steven Spielberg changed the idea of the role that CGI and VFX could play in a mainstream …

Carol

Carol has brilliant production design transporting you to America of the early 1950s. It is well-crafted and also has two …

Spotlight

Based on actual events, the film looks at the expose done by the Spotlight team (Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Mark …

Lakhon Mein Aik

Kashmir, 1947. A Hindu Brahmin leaves his daughter, Shakuntala, with his Muslim friend (Agha Talish) amidst the communal riots while …

Mad Max: Fury Road

Two rebels –  Max (Tom Hardy), a man of action and of few words, and Furiosa (Charlize Theron), a woman …

Kartar Singh

Kartar Singh is set in a village in Punjab, India; a ‘symbolic village’ inhabited by Sikhs, Muslims and Hindus who …