Movie Reviews

Our in-house reviewers give their take on Bollywood, Hollywood and Marathi releases every Friday

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Missed some of our earlier stories? Binge-read our lists, recommendations and interviews.

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It is a bit sad to realise that much of the actor’s best work was done between 25 and 35 years ago. But many of those films are are just as vital today as they were in their time


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The Indian-American talks about dancing atop cars on a hot sunny day in LA for Damien Chazelle’s Golden Globes winner


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The Haraamkhor filmmaker, who has shot his next project on an iPhone, advises budgetary limits and a minimal approach


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If Bollywood could get a makeover this year, what would you start with? We got leading filmmakers, writers, actors and composers to give us their wish list. Their demands ranged from more stoner comedies to more respect for writers


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Film Companion will now make available the full screenplays of some of the most engaging films of Hindi cinema


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Stanzin Raghu’s Tamil short explores the oft-abused concept of unrequited, or rather unacknowledged, love. But nothing about this straight-lined film feels boring


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Shahid Kapoor and Kangana Ranaut bring the smoulder in Vishal Bhardwaj’s World War II romance


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Despite all its bumbling adultness, the Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt-starrer does the pop-entertainer basics right: it transports us into its world, no matter how outrageous or flawed


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