Purusha Pretham review: A fun film of many parts

Purusha Pretham review: A fun film of many parts

The Malayalam film Purusha Pretham is now streaming on SonyLiv. It’s directed by Krishand RK and stars Darshana Rajendran, Prasanth Alexander, Jagadish, Devaki Rajendran hot, Jeo Baby Malayalam film Purusha Pretham review The director Krishand’s previous film was Aavasavyuham: The Arbit Documentation of An Amphibian Hunt. I must confess that I decided to watch the…

Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway review: A bit too Melodramatic

Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway review: A bit too Melodramatic

The Hindi film Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway is now playing in cinemas across the UAE. It’s directed by Ashima Chibber and stars Rani Mukerji, Anirban Bhattacharya, Neena Gupta, Jim Sarbh, Tiina Tauraite Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway review This week we watched Zwigato, which went into the travails of a husband and wife trying to provide…

The Mandalorian Season 3: Get ready for an epic journey

The Mandalorian Season 3: Get ready for an epic journey

The galaxy’s most-loved bounty hunter, The Mandalorian, is back for another round of adventures, and we couldn’t be more excited! Mandalorian Season 3 landed on Disney Plus on March 1, 2023, and we can’t wait to catch up with Din Djarin (played by Pedro Pascal) and his adorable companion, Baby Yoda. This time, the dynamic…

Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar movie review: A romcom for the Instagram gen

Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar movie review: A romcom for the Instagram gen

Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar movie is in Hindi, directed by Luv Ranjan and stars Ranbir Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Anubhav Singh Bassi, Dimple Kapadia, Boney Kapoor Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar movie review When you look at his name, you wonder whether Luv Ranjan is his original one or something that has been chosen based on what…

10 powerful female-led performances to watch this International Women’s Day 2023

10 powerful female-led performances to watch this International Women’s Day 2023

Viewers in the Middle East can celebrate International Women’s Day 2023 on March 8 by tuning into TOD, a subscription-based OTT platform, to watch these ten female-focused movies and documentaries that reflect the ambitions, grit, resilience, and sisterhood of women worldwide. TOD offers over 40,000 hours of premium entertainment and sports content in English, Arabic,…

Selfiee review: Akshay Kumar’s earnestness sees this movie through

Selfiee review: Akshay Kumar’s earnestness sees this movie through

Director: Raj Mehta Cast: Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Nusrat Bharucha,  Diana Penty, Tisca Kapadia, Abhimanyu Singh In the recent film An Action Hero, Ayushmann Khurrana played a film hero’s character on the run after accidentally killing a man. While escaping on a flight, he runs to Akshay Kumar, who plays himself in the film. The two…

Lost review: Lives up to its title, unfortunately

Lost review: Lives up to its title, unfortunately

Director: Aniruddha Roy ChowdhuryCast: Yami Gautam Dhar, Pankaj Kapur, Rahul Khanna, Piaa Bajpai, Tushar Pandey Hindi films have a thing or two for news media and journalism. We have seen countless movies where the story is about journalists and their profession. But very few films have actually managed to get the feel and fervour of…

Pathaan review: The spy who thrilled me

Pathaan review: The spy who thrilled me

Director: Siddharth AnandCast: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham When ageing superstars come back after a sabbatical of sorts, the best return vehicle, it would seem, is action adventure types where high-octane fight setpieces drive the narrative. Pathaan review Last year we saw this in Tamil thespian Kamal Haasan’s massive hit Vikram. And…

Chhatriwali review: Men, the ball is in your court

Chhatriwali review: Men, the ball is in your court

Director: Tejas DeoskarCast: Rakul Preet Singh, Sumeet Vyas, Satish Kaushik, Dolly Ahluwalia, Rajesh Tailang and Prachee Shah Paandya Chhatriwali review It’s refreshing to see Bollywood shed its irritating coy and conservative attitude and address some societal taboo subjects (mostly around sex and sexism) through films. Recently we had Vicky Donor that spoke boldly about sperm…