Movie Review: Ghost in the Shell

*No spoilers* Ghost in the Shell? Ok, but just don’t dwell on the details. This movie, with its stunning visuals and philosophical musings ultimately left me feeling satisfied, but a little wary about the kind of world its creators were painting for the audience. In this review, I will be highlighting the areas in which…

Movie review: ‘Life’ (2017)

*No major spoilers* Holy Sh*t, it was intense. Life aboard the International Space Station is probably anxious and claustrophobic enough without the unwelcome stowaway of a hostile, alien lifeform bent on killing everyone on board in the most horrible ways possible. And maybe saving the rest of the world for dessert. Props to the cast for…

Kimi No Nawa: an existential crisis

With an intriguing plot (few spoilers here) and impeccable pacing, Kimi No Nawa (Your Name) is a one-way ticket to an existential crisis. The movie starts slowly, patiently building anticipation, like being cranked up the first and steepest slope, then releasing into an exhilarating roller coaster ride full of sharp ups and downs, and unexpected turns. It…

Dangal – Bollywood Movie

I love Bollywood movies, ESPECIALLY movies that star Aamir Khan. In my opinion, the movies that he produces/directs or takes the lead in are always very meaningful, creative, unique, purposeful, funny, inspiring, cool… OMG the list can go on. I still remember, it was during our Project Work time, with a weary brain, I went on…

Rings (a bell too many)

Sooo, this horror movie made me feel more weary than thrilled. I guess this is due to me over-focusing on the plot details instead of just soaking in the horror and mystery of it. Rings (2017) being an adaptation of Sadako, I was expecting a lot more scenes that would keep me feeling hyper-alert and bound tight in…

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Review: Logan (2017)

The following review contains no spoilers. With that out of the way, on we go into a gripping recount of my experience with this magnificent Science Fiction/ Western, a masterpiece of a film starring everyone’s favorite huge jacked man, Hugh Jackman, and the ever-lauded Patrick Stewart, reprising their roles one last time for the big…