The Top.Reviews
  • Mulk
    August 3, 2018
    Saibal Chatterjee: "At the heart Mulk is a fearless spirit that is a far cry from the abject timidity of Bollywood, an industry that believes in upholding the status quo even if it threatens to endanger the precious pluralistic ethos that lies at the foundation of this vast nation."
  • Mission Impossible - Fallout
    July 28, 2018
    Sukanya Verma: "56-year-old Tom Cruise' marvellous stamina is a thrilling reminder of Hollywood's golden age of action movies before green screen and CGI sucked the joy out of devil-may-care exploits."
  • Maradona
    July 28, 2018
    Sowmya Rajendran: "Maradona valorizes love, forgiveness, and repentance over revenge and bloodthirst. And encouragingly, these messages come to us from women characters."
  • Koode
    July 21, 2018
    Baradwaj Rangan: "Of a man who suffers from a (somewhat justifiable) martyr’s complex, having hoisted himself on the cross, since his teens, in order to become his family’s Saviour".
  • kaala
    June 10, 2018
    Rajinikanth plays a slum leader resisting the land mafia
  • Les Enfants du Paradis

    Les Enfants Du Paradis

    Widely regarded as the greatest film ever made, Marcel Carne’s Les Enfants Du Paradis (1945) is not as well known in India where that other contender for the ‘greatest film’ – Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane (1941) – still rules, except perhaps among Francophiles....
  • Iss. IX

    Cosmopolis

    David Cronenberg is the greatest filmmaker in the English-speaking world, who has been continuing to make provocative and deeply thoughtful films when other claimants to the title like David Lynch, Atom Egoyan and Quentin Tarantino have been in decline. Several...
  • Om Dar B Dar

    Om Dar B Dar

    Kamal Swaroop’s Om Dar B Dar is a film that marks the end of the Indian New Wave in 1988. Although its prominent directors would continue making films through the ‘90s, there approach would change considerably. Both the veterans...
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