Movie Review: Talwar, the sword of truth

First things first, it’s good, almost like watching a BBC documentary. Riveting, chilling, and rapidly swinging from one end to another, yes, in spite of most of knowing almost everything about the real life incident it is based on. Now, that’s really something, considering the way the incident got reported on the media. It’s also…

Why I Was Moved By Mardaani, the Movie

It actually started out like I would watch any other movie on a Sunday afternoon. Yes, I read about it, the reviews, have checked out the trailer also. In fact was quite impressed by the trailer too. Then again, most often in India, trailers look far better than the movies, and so being impressed with…

Madras Cafe, a date with a page from history

Dates are best remembered as an aftertaste. Even the bad ones. And the best ones keep you churning them over in your minds long after they are over. John Abraham’s second production all venture is like a great date, you just can’t stop thinking about it. First things first, to make a movie on our…