The Top.Reviews
  • Laila Majnu
    September 7, 2018
    Cinematic adaption of a famous Persian narrative poem based on the true story of another poet and his lover
  • 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".
  • Lincoln

    Lincoln

    There are numerous ways in which a biopic of a statesman or a politician can be put together in cinema and the chosen approach depends, partly, on the reverence with which the person is regarded by the public likely...
  • Melancholia

    Melancholia

    Lars von Trier has zeroed in on Andrei Tarkovsky as the greatest filmmaker of all times and, judging from his pronouncements, he is regarding himself as Tarkovsky’s successor. Tarkovsky was a great filmmaker but if Lars von Trier’s Melancholia...
  • 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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