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Rating Title/Year Author
Housefull 3 (2016) Pooja Pande The tongue-in-cheek, slapstick comedy gets the job done - it ensures ample laughs. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Guru (2017) Pooja Pande Guru is a good movie of the leave-your-brain-home-and-allow-yourself-to-get-entertained genre. It's has a good blend of comedy and action, and oodles of swag. All in all, it's a good family entertainer for this weekend. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Udta Punjab (2016) Pooja Pande Udta Punjab has released amidst all the controversy and the hype, and has gotten people questioning whether it's worth all the hype. Well, it is. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Bhai: Vyakti Ki Valli (2019) Pooja Pande Bhai - Vyakti Ki Valli is a delightful film that will make everything outside the theatre hall look dreary and gray once the film is over. If you have even the slightest inkling of who PuLa was, you don't have an option of missing this film. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) Pooja Pande ...if you aren't an X-Men fan, watch it for the excellent VFX and for some good laughs. Either way, missing this is a big mistake. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Indu Sarkar (2017) Pooja Pande Indu Sarkar is a complex film comprising of two parts - the foreground and the background. While the story of Indu is inspiring, watch it for the backdrop. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) Pooja Pande Watch it for the VFX and for a few good light-hearted moments that will make the movie more real. Watch this one for the whole 20-years-ago-and-now nostalgia. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Saala Khadoos (2016) Pooja Pande The film is crisp, and does not stray away from its USP at any point - its emotional connection with us, the audience. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Dilwale (2015) Pooja Pande If you're a Shah Rukh fan, we won't even bother with a reason. But even if you aren't, watch it for the magic the hit jodi (pardon the corny cliché) creates. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Deadpool 2 (2018) Pooja Pande Here's a movie that doesn't take itself too seriously, aims at entertaining you, and succeeds. The dialogues are witty, the soundtrack is perfect for the narrative, the editing is crisp and the movie doesn't allow you to check your phone. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Chumbak (2018) Pooja Pande Chumbak wins you with simplicity and elegant storytelling. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
tc.gn (2017) Pooja Pande A unique subject, seasoned actors, a solid script - it all just works. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Mulk (2018) Pooja Pande Mulk has a good story and a gripping narrative, embellished by flawless and intense performances by great actors. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Tumbbad (2018) Pooja Pande A spine-chilling horror film that does not rely on jump-scares. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Thugs of Hindostan (2018) Pooja Pande This is a film you're allowed to get legit excited about. It's for the first time we see the Aamir-Amitabh combo. It is a good Diwali treat with a lot of fireworks and stunning visuals. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Mumbai Pune Mumbai 2 (2015) Pooja Pande The film has moments of wholesome happiness, relatable moments of sadness and anxiety, conversational dialogues, humorous moments and a great star cast. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
Zero (2018) Pooja Pande Zero is a funny film backed by a unique storyline and embellished with interesting elements like space travel that you may not have seen in Bollywood films before. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
The Accidental Prime Minister (2019) Pooja Pande If you take even the slightest interest in politics, book for The Accidental Prime Minister now. It is a film that takes you through an important era in Indian politics and is also entertaining. EDIT
Posted Jan 16, 2019
2.5/5 Kedarnath (2018) Rajeev Masand Kedarnath ultimately falls short of living up to its promise, but I was happy to visit its world. The imagery is overwhelming, even if the writing feels labored. EDIT
Posted Dec 7, 2018
Jai Gangaajal (2016) Pooja Pande Majorly, do watch it for Jha, the actor. He has brought out the turmoil of a guy who does what he does but cannot ignore the inner voice of his conscience. All in all, it's a super entertainer for the weekend. EDIT
Posted Nov 9, 2018
Mother's Day (2016) Pooja Pande Mother's Day is a feel-good movie and it makes for a good one-time watch. EDIT
Posted Nov 9, 2018
Kabali (2016) Pooja Pande You'll have to be a real cynic with a terrific will power to not enjoy this film. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Before I Fall (2017) Pooja Pande The premise of the movie is interesting and the narrative is easy to understand. The film is packed with good performances and a decent, entertaining story. It's definitely worth your time this weekend. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Arrival (2016) Pooja Pande While the VFX are very well done, they are just what the story needs and nothing over the top, not unlike the movie itself. The narrative is non-linear and intriguing but smooth. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Collateral Beauty (2016) Pooja Pande The "Christmas spirit" in this one is a little damp and flat. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Raees (2017) Pooja Pande The movie is an unabashed commercial entertainer. You go in for the awesomesauce Raees-Majmudar war, which is full of decadent Bollywood masala. If you are into that kinda thing, you will regret missing this one. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
A Dog's Purpose (2017) Pooja Pande The narrative is pretty interesting and it's nice to see a dog tell us his story. There are a few emotional moments that will make you hide your tear-stained face... EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Sarkar 3 (2017) Pooja Pande For all its worth, the 90's born fangirl in me was totally enamored by Jackie Shroff. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
All Eyez on Me (2017) Pooja Pande Tupac fans won't need a reason for watching this movie. But if you are wondering whether it does justice to the beloved artist, then yes it does and you must not miss. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Hrudayantar (2017) Pooja Pande Hrudayantar traverses a complex journey of the characters through intricate emotions very successfully. If you crave a good emotional family drama, this is the film for you this weekend. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Judwaa 2 (2017) Pooja Pande The one-liners are quite hilarious and most of them hit the mark. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
The Big Sick (2017) Pooja Pande It has a strong script that delivers the promised comedy, a rare phenomenon. The characters are relatable and refreshingly unfilmy. Kumail comes through as a writer, as an actor and as a comedian. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Pooja Pande The film is a sharp satire/black comedy with a heart-breaking backdrop, strongly etched-out characters and excellent execution. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Lady Bird (2017) Pooja Pande The film still manages to be comedic and natural and leaves you with a sense of empathy for Lady Bird, as we all were her age, with our own problems, not very long ago. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018
Aligarh (2015) Pooja Pande The movie rises above just another social cause, and has layers of humanity to it. Do yourself a favor and don't miss this one. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2018