Monthly Archives September 2016

Review: Days of Tafree

Days of Tafree

Days of Tafree

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Duration: minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 23-SEP-2016
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Plot:
The movie revolves around the lives of eight friends and their journey of growing up while they face the highs and lows of their relationships, love and romance, the end of their college days and the beginning of a new life.

Overall Review:
The film is the remake of the Gujarati smash hit – Chhello Divas; both directed by Krishnadev Yagnik. Movie is a light hearted comedy that revolves around the lives of seven friends and their journey of growing up while they face the highs and lows of their relationships, love and romance, the end of their college days and the beginning of a new life...

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Review: Parched

Parched

Parched

Genre: Drama
Duration: 116 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 23-SEP-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating: 3.75 on 5 (Bold & Beautiful)

Plot:
‘Parched’ is a story about women set in the heart of parched rural landscape of Rajasthan, India. It traces the bittersweet tale of four ordinary women Rani, Lajjo, Bijli and Janaki. We see them unapologetically talk about men, sex and life as they struggle with their individual boundaries to face their demons and stage their own personal wars.

Overall Review:
Director Leena Yadav explores the ideas of tradition, culture and hatred (against Women) in the heart of rural India with her film: PARCHED...

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Review: Pink

Pink

Pink

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Duration: 136 minutes
Language: Hindi
India Release Date: 16-SEP-2016
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Plot:
“Pink” is a courtroom drama-thriller film, which is about Miss Arora (Taapsee Pannu) and her two roommates (Kirti Kulhari and Andrea Tariang), who are molested by drunk friends. How lawyer Deepak (Amitabh Bachchan), who is suffering from bipolar disorder, fights these girls’ case forms the crux of the story.

Overall Review:
Directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhary and presented by Shoojit Sircar, this court room thriller is set in Delhi. While first half of the films is at snail pace to establish the story and its characters, the second half is gripping and helps the film in reaching its crescendo. Film is embellished with powerful performances by Sr...

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Review: The Shallows

The Shallows

The Shallows

Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Duration: 86 minutes
Language: English
India Release Date: 16-SEP-2016
Pick-D-Flick Rating: 3.25 on 5 (Not the best … but far from the worst)

Plot:
In the taut thriller The Shallows, when Nancy (Blake Lively) is surfing on a secluded beach, she finds herself on the feeding ground of a great white shark. Though she is stranded only 200 yards from shore, survival proves to be the ultimate test of wills, requiring all of Nancy’s ingenuity, resourcefulness, and fortitude.

Overall Review:
The Shallows is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and stars Blake Lively supported by Oscar Jaenada. The story is simple, pretty straightforward, believable and stylishly executed...

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