TWEET REVIEW

  • 'Happy Ending' tweet review: A failed attempt at making a spoof on rom-coms 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Happy Ending' are calling it a spoof on romantic comedies. With Govinda and Saif Ali Khan in lead roles, the movie seems to have the potential to entertain beyond our expectations. Though the songs have got a mixed response, we hope the movie doesn't disappoint...
  • 'John Wick' tweet review: Keanu Reeves looks interesting in every shot November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Keanu Reeves is back as a great action star. We couldn't take eyes off Keanu when he appeared in a popular Hollywood project 'Speed' about 20 years ago because it catapulted him to fame. After over a decade since he essayed the role of Neo in the...
  • 'Kill Dil' tweet review: Predictable masala potboiler, brings back memories of '90s cinema November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Director Shaad Ali made an impressive debut with 'Saathiya' and followed it up with the fun 'Bunty Aur Babli'. But after the debacle of his third film 'Jhoom Barabar Jhoom', Shaad Ali took a sabbatical of sorts. The director is back with 'Kill Dil'. The film has an impressive...
  • 'The Shaukeens' Tweet Review: Akshay Kumar stands out in the film November 7, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Tere Bin Laden' director Abhishek Sharma, who received rave reviews for making an outstanding comic satire is back with his next movie 'The Shaukeens'. The movie stars veteran actors Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra in key roles. While Akshay Kumar features in a cameo as...
  • 'Happy New Year' tweet review: A typical Farah Khan venture, the film has its usual jokes October 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan and filmmaker-choreographer Farah Khan have delivered blockbuster hits in the past. They team up once again for 'Happy New Year'- a heist drama which also stars Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah. The story is about a bunch of losers plan...
  • 'Annabelle' tweet review : The film has some chilling moments, but doesn't offer anything we haven't seen before October 10, 2014

    John Gordon, played by actor Ward Horton, has found a perfect gift for his wife, Mia, played by Annabelle Wallis. A vintage doll, albeit slightly-creepy-looking doll, dressed in a white wedding dress. Is that all it is? Just a doll? A prequel of the critically-acclaimed 2013 film 'The Conjuring', 'Annabelle' traces...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' tweet review: A bit exaggerated, it still manages to bring a smile on your face October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Should a common man get a 21 gun salute when he dies? Director Ravindra Gautam narrates such a tale of a patriarch who wants a 21 gun salute after his death. The film is a satire and explores the struggle that a common man goes through in his...
  • 'Haider' tweet review: Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' is an interesting, convincing adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' October 2, 2014

    If you've read literary works by William Shakespeare, you've, in all probability, not missed 'Hamlet'. Referred to as one of the greatest works by Shakespeare, the play blends - assassination, revenge, deceit, madness and moral corruption in a manner which is hard to ignore and believe. Considering the fact that...
  • 'Bang Bang' tweet review: Slow in parts, the film's strengths are its action sequences, stunts and good-looking protagonists October 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Most of us who saw the 2010 action comedy 'Knight and Day' fell in love with the funny, brave and witty protagonists -- Tom Cruise as the sexy but rogue federal agent Roy Miller, and Cameron Diaz as the charming June Havens. Now four years later, filmmaker Siddharth Anand...
  • 'Desi Kattey' tweet review: Weak story, bland protagonists, long duration; watch it if you want to punish yourself September 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Two village kids grow up in a neighbourhood where they sell local guns and pistols. They have been doing this all their lives, and that's why their aim is immaculate. An ex-army guy, Suniel Shetty, decides that they're the perfect candidates for shooting competitions. 'Desi Kattey', a film directed...
  • 'Khoobsurat' tweet review: The film is a typical Disney fare; light and watchable September 19, 2014

    New Delhi: What happens when a boisterous young physiotherapist goes to live among the royalty of Rajasthan? This premise forms the key theme of Shashanka Ghosh's latest film 'Khoobsurat'. Produced by Disney, the Sonam Kapoor and Fawad Khanstarrer is a modern remake of Hrishikesh Mukerjee's film which starred Rekha, Rakesh Roshan,...
  • 'Creature 3D' tweet review: This one is strictly for Bipasha Basu's fans September 12, 2014

    Directed by Vikram Bhatt, Creature 3D is touted to be India's first 3D monster thriller sciencefiction film. The movie has a lot of VFX which is supposedly the USP. Bipasha Basu has again shown her neverending love for horror flicks and played the main lead...
  • 'Mary Kom' tweet review: Priyanka Chopra surprises with her performance September 5, 2014

    Boxing and cinema have enjoyed a great relationship. That's why the viewers have been awaiting the release of 'Mary Kom'. And since 'Barfi!' star Priyanka Chopra plays Olympic bronze medallist Mary Kom, the excitement is expected to be intense. Priyanka Chopra may not have tried to look like the boxer...
  • 'Step Up All In' tweet review: Even with amazingly choreographed dance sequences, the film is a let down August 29, 2014

    The 'Step Up' series is one of those uncommon franchise that has shown success and growth with each installment. Just like the way in which dance numbers are now more about spunk, energy and how flashy they are, their stories have emerged fantastic. Directed by dancer and choreographer Trish Sie, ...
  • 'Katiyabaaz' tweet review: The story of Kanpur's Robin Hood August 22, 2014

    The awardwinning documentary by Deepti Kakkar and Mustafa is the story of an electricity thief in Kanpur, who provides Robin Hood style services to the poor people in a city that faces 15 hours power cut every day. The main leads in this documentary are Loha Singh...
  • 'Mardaani' Tweet Review: Rani Mukerji delivers one of her finest performances as a tough but sensitive police officer August 22, 2014

    She kicks, punches and doesn't take any nonsense. Shivani Shivaji Roy, a fearless cop with the Mumbai police is as tough as she looks. Starring Rani Mukerji, the latest YRF film 'Mardaani' has been directed by noted filmmaker Pradeep Sarkar. Known for films like 'Laaga Chunri Mein Daag' and 'Lafange Parinde',...
  • 'Amit Sahni Ki List' tweet review: Predictable in parts but a feel good film July 18, 2014

    We all have lists in life. And we try to put as many ticks on those lists in our lifetime. But is it okay if a person you meet in your life appeals to you but does not really match your list? Funny man Vir Das comes up with his own...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' tweet review: Breathtaking specialeffects aside, the real star of the film is Andy Serkis as the humane ape July 11, 2014

    This is no monkey business, seriously. The second film in the rebooted series of the franchise inspired by Pierre Boulle's 1963 French novel 'Planet Of The Apes', picks up from where the 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' left us. Directed by Matt Reeves and starring Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman,...
  • 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' tweet review: With a coherent script, Alia BhattVarun Dhawan's electric chemistry, it turns out to be a fun film July 11, 2014

    The fact that Karan Johar's 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', which releases today, has been pegged as an ode to Bollywood blockbuster 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayengey', movie buffs are obviously eager to know if Alia BhattVarun Dhawan's romance can capture the hearts of millions and turn into one of the topgrossing...
  • 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' tweet review: This story of friends eloping is mildly cute, but not entertaining July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' marks the debut of Armaan Jain and Deeksha Seth. The expectations are really high from debutant Armaan Jain, who is taking the Kapoor legacy forward in Bollywood. The movie has been directed by Arif Ali, who is Imtiaz Ali's younger brother. This movie...
  • 'Grace of Monaco' tweet review: Nicole Kidman tries to salvage the film, but weak screenplay lets her down June 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Hollywood actress Grace Kelly left her glorious career in films to settle down in holy matrimony with the love of her life Prince Rainier of Monaco. What seemed to the world as a fairytale soon started having cracks. Director Olivier Dahan takes up the story of legendary Hollywood...
  • 'Maleficent' tweet review: You'll fall for the deliciously evil Angelina Jolie, film's appealing visuals May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: With Angelina Jolie performing 'Maleficent' one of the first key acting roles in years, the expectations from her fans and critics are obviously high. As the actress had said in one of her interviews that she wanted to perform something 'silly' and 'crazy' to offset some of...
  • Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi: Tweet review May 30, 2014

    The quirky title of this movie certainly generates curiosity and that's what takes us to the theatre to find out more about the movie. With all fresh star cast, 'Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi' is the story of a middleclass Delhi boy Kuku Mathur who dreams of opening his...
  • 'CityLights' Tweet Review: It gives you a reality check on life May 30, 2014

    After receiving rave reviews for 'Shahid', Hansal Mehta and Rajkummar Rao team up once again for Vishesh Films 'City Lights'. The actordirector duo along with newcomer Patralekha present a grim story of a migrant couple who struggle to make ends meet in Mumbai. The film is remake of British film...
  • 'City Lights' to 'Blended': The movies that we are live tweeting this Friday May 29, 2014

    An interesting mix of drama, comedy and fairytale is available for cine fans this Friday. Hansal Mehta's City Lights, Disney's Maleficent, Ekta Kapoor's low budget 'Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi' and Frank Coraci's 'Blended' will be releasing in theaters this weekend. National Award winning team of 'Shahid' teams up...
  • 'Purani Jeans' tweet review: First day, first show May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Whenever there's a story based on friendship, it takes us on a trip down the memory lane of our good old school days where friendship mattered the most. Director Tanushree Chatrji Bassu's ' Purani Jeans' is based on on this theme of friendship. Starring Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal...
  • Tweet review: Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: It has been a while since the audience watched a Subhash Ghai film. His last outing as a director was 'Yuvraaj' which inspite of having Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in the lead, failed to make a mark at the Box Office. Five years later, Subhash Ghai is...
  • 'Revolver Rani' Tweet Review: First day, first show April 25, 2014

    Filmmaker Karan Johar lauded her impeccable acting, megastar Amitabh Bachchan sent her a bouquet of flowers as a token of appreciation and Bollywood's reigning Khans congratulated her for the success of 'Queen'. Yes, that's how big and impactful Kangana Ranaut's contribution was in Vikas Bahl's film. Going by the interest...
  • '2 States' tweet review: Tends to drag in parts, but it's enjoyable April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel '2 States' finally comes on the big screen. Ever since the book released, which was a few years ago, there have been speculations about which director and actors will be part of the project. Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt play Krish and Ananya, who...
  • Mike Falnagan's 'Oculus' Tweet Review April 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Eerie settings, spooky situations and haunted mirrors. The latest horror film this week, 'Oculus' (which literally means, "an eye"), has been directed by Mike Flanagan. The movie originally had its world premiere on September 8, 2013, at the Toronto International Film Festival. Starring Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory...