Paddington Review

Based on the fictional character, the Paddington Bear, the movie is a family comedy written and directed by Paul King. It’s a simple story about a young talking bear, who travels to London searching for a home. After meeting a kind family that offers to temporarily house him and help him find a home, the bear…

An Year in Review

As we enter a new year, I decided to compile a list of five movies I watched and loved this year. I have restricted it to those that have released this year. Here we go! 5) GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY In a surfeit of comic-book movies, this one stands out for its extremely unconventional style and idiosyncratic…

Guardians of the Galaxy Review

There are those typical superhero movies where the superheroes have important back stories, hide their identities, have emotional angles that affect their lives, are selfless and flawless. In director James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy, the superheroes are criminals. The movie is not serious, like Captain America 2 and it’s not funny in a witty and smart way,…

Gone Girl Review

Based on a novel by Gillian Flynn, the movie is a thriller, a murder mystery and also a commentary on modern marriage and the influence of media on a popular missing person case. This genre, which explores such unsettling elements of the society is exactly what director David Fincher would consider his forte. And this…

PK Review

The Aamir Khan- Raju Hirani pair did wonders five years ago with 3 idiots, an extremely entertaining film with a thoughtful message. PK is a movie where they try achieve the same task to convey a different message – think for yourself and don’t follow a religion or faith blindly. From the point of view…