Category Archives: action

Movie Review : Wazir (2016)

Rating : 3.5/5 Genre : Drama/Mystery/Thriller Year : 2016 Running time : 1 hour 42 minutes Director : Bejoy Nambiar Cast : Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar, Aditi Rao Haideri, Manav Kaul Kid rating: PG-13 It is hard giving this film … Continue reading

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Mission Impossible : Rogue Nation

MI:Rogue Nation is the 5th in the MI series, and you’d think that it would get hackneyed and jaded, but amazingly it doesn’t. Tom Cruise looks older of course, but he is still in fine fettle as an action hero. … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, action, hollywood, rating-PG13, recommended, thriller | 1 Comment

What To Watch On Netflix Instant – Edition #25

The Debt (US, 2010) The Debt is a spy film about three Mossad agents who try to apprehend a dangerous Nazi criminal in 1965’s East Berlin. The three are considered war heroes at home when they return with the mission … Continue reading

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What To Watch On Netflix Instant – Edition #24

The Prey (“La Proie”, France, 2011) Frank Adrien is serving his jail sentence for a heist attempt, but breaks out of jail when he perceives a threat to his family. Now he must fight off the police (the persistent Inspector … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Baby (2015)

Rating : Good (3.85/5) Genre : Drama Year : 2015 Running time : 2 hours 40 minutes Director : Neeraj Pandey Cast : Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Tapsee Pannu, Danny Denzongpa, Rana Daggubatti, Kaykay Menon Going by Akshay Kumar’s recent … Continue reading

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What To Watch On Netflix Instant – Edition #23

– The Heir Apparent : Largo Winch (“Largo Winch”, France, 2008) If this were not in French, I could almost mistake it for a Bollywood movie, so masala-packed is this film. Billionaire Nerio Winch is murdered and his secret adoptive … Continue reading

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Movie Preview : Tevar (January 9th, 2015)

Manoj Bajpayee graces the screen again as a “gunda” in Tevar. Arjun Kapoor stars as the macho young hero, and Sonakshi Sinha is a woman on the run.

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Movie Preview : Mary Kom (releases 5th September 2014)

We’re seeing more and more films on legendary sports figures. There was “Bhaag Milkha Bhaag”, and now there is Mary Kom.

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Movie Preview : Mardaani (releases 22nd Aug 2014)

Rani Mukherjee returns as a cop in a hard-hitting film about child sex trafficking:

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Movie Review : Bullett Raja (2013)

Rating : Below Average (2.5/5) Genre : Drama Year : 2013 Running time : 2 hours 18 minutes Director : Tigmanshu Dhulia Cast : Saif Ali Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Vidyut Jamwal, Raj Babbar, Ravi Kisshen, Gulshan Grover, Chunky Pandey Kidwise … Continue reading

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