Shame

  Shame Generally in a film about some specific trait of a person or character, the film gradually eases into the topic, likein American Psycho. Here in Shame, the opening scenes themselves start with a bold statement about Micheal Fassebender's charcter. It does not introduce him, how successful he is, who his family is and…

Dunkirk

Dunkirk   Thinking of war film, what we usually recall is a gory and graphic realistic depiction of the battlefield topped with powerful emotionally driven script which at the end makes us sad and sorry for the victims and the ones involved. Films like Schindler's List, The Pianist, Hacksaw Ridge or Saving Private Ryan pop…

Moonrise Kingdom

Moonrise Kingdom   It's sleek. It's style. It's humane. It's funny. It's pretty with a prettier cast. It's pure Wes Anderson. What else do you want for entertainment ? From the beginning to the end Wes Anderson makes his directorial presence consistently felt. The symmetrical shots, the continues takes, flamboyant sets, hilarious and well written…

As Good As It Gets

As Good As It Gets If you're looking for a strange and funny romantic drama, this is the one to go to. Delightful characters and definitely fitting in the style of it's time, the 90s, where all sorts of different topics were covered in different films and they all revolved around love or something. These…

Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis There have been many tales and films about struggling artists and musicians who finally struck gold an became successful. This film isn't one of them. Yes, this was a spoiler. But that isn't important because it is all about enjoying the journey and taking in the slow pace and typical Coen style.…

Amores Perros

Amores Perros The first instalment in InnĂ£ritu's Death triology, or the title Tragedy triology does the story more justice. Each of these films are told in a definite manner. This manner with which it deals, has to be handled extremely meticulously so as not to become too predictable. Amores Perros introduced us to this style…

Magnolia

Magnolia Intersecting storylines is a popular concept, which might get chaotic if not executed meticulously. Tarantino is known for this concept. But PTA creates this perfectly in Magnolia. A totalling of eight stories run together, often overlapping into one another. Each of them is a character study and changes in their behaviour with unfolding events.…

Dead Poet’s Society

Dead Poet's Society So good. So, so good. Never seen such a simple and heartfelt movie before. It's a really inspiring film to those who really get the sense of it and not think much. So that's us and not the critics. You won't find Dead Poet's Society in any critics top 20, but it…