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Little Miss Sunshine: A Feel-Good Lesson On How To Embrace Being A Loser

What I love about Little Miss Sunshine is how it is the antithesis of the ‘feel-good’ family movie -  with…

Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na Is A Bowl of Warm Soup In Movie Form

A story that, despite showing bleak instances of physical and emotional abuse, ended up being the ultimate feel-good experience for…

Njandukalude Nattil Oru Idavela, On Disney+ Hotstar, Is An Extraordinarily Versatile Feel-Good Film

The film brims with a soothing sense of familiarity that almost feels therapeutic

Sekhar Kammula’s Anand Is Still As Good As A Hot Cup Of Coffee

It feels mildly ridiculous to appreciate this but there's no over-the-top romancing, stalking or non-consensual behaviour of any sort

Forrest Gump Is A Feel-Good Classic

The characters are human and ones we would eventually meet in life, with emotions that we would eventually experience

Lady Bird Is A Feel Good Movie That Makes You Empathise With Yourself

But I don’t turn to Lady Bird for something fleeting. I come back to it because for an hour and…

Premam, On Disney+ Hotstar, Is A ‘Feel All’ Movie

Every repeat watch triggers emotions in me, like millions of those who traced similar journeys

Why Chungking Express Always Manages To Uplift My Mood

The inescapable joy comes from the streets, the alleys, the restaurant, even the cop's apartment that they shoot in their…

The Beauty Of Arun Matheswaran’s Rocky: How A Violent Movie Left Me Calm And Hopeful

One can feel the depth of pain Rocky is feeling. Time has made Rocky his daemon

102 Not Out, On Amazon Prime Video, Is An Endearing Film With An Important Lesson

The film gives life lessons that resonate with all age groups, despite being about two old men

Anuraga Karikkin Vellam: A Feel-Good Escape From Reality

This film is sort of an escape from reality to a reality with only the good parts

Pushpa, On Amazon Prime Video, Wins With Its Vulnerability

Each and every moment of vulnerability is explored in great detail, not just brushed through