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  • The Legend of Bhagat Singh

    The Legend of Bhagat Singh

    Terribly outdated and made with such casualness that it amounts to misinformation.

    Rahul and Sanjeet, I know you both will read this. Chaar chawwanni ghode pe, tumhare 4 stars mere...

  • Sardar Udham

    Sardar Udham

    ★★★★½

    The most glaring problem with biographical cinema in general, and particularly biographical cinema in India, has been the filmmaker's awe of the subject to an extent that entire films function around single characters thwarting them into a vacuum due to the lack of focus on the socio-political, cultural and economic situation of the times these subjects function in/were functioning in. The romance with a protagonist works well in thrillers when you also intend to betray them in the end for…

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  • Karnan

    Karnan

    ★★★★

    Masala cinema can and must be political. Karnan does what I had been desiring for a long while. Sure, arthouse depiction of struggle, human condition, grief and oppression has novelty. It's subtle and yet, angry enough to move people. But it isn't the only way. Karnan is built by treading on a completely different path. It's charged. It's celebratory. It's sexist too but then, the battle here is different and it's better to be real than being a fantasy hero.…

  • Ee.Ma.Yau

    Ee.Ma.Yau

    ★★★★★

    The tube light is flickering at the doorstep of the house by the seashore. The waves are roaring. The weather is the orchestra of the requiem that is about to begin. Vavachan is in a hurry, he fails to set the tube and restore the light. He has a duck to kill after a week of killing himself.
    Eeshi is consuming his life gradually. He has not yet planned the blueprint. But it is important to hurry to the alcohol…