Dilwale Review – Simply Divine

Dilwale Review – Simply Divine

OMG! OMG! OMG! Shahrukh and Kajol are back together! Can you believe it! OMG! Dilwale! OMG! When I first heard Dilwale was being made, I couldn’t contain my joy. So you can guess my excitement level now that the film has hit the screens. My pulse is racing, the heart beat is running amok and […]

Inji Iduppazhagi Review – Sweet Romance

Inji Iduppazhagi Review – Sweet Romance

Inji Iduppazhagi (Telugu version: Size Zero) is a lovely Thanksgiving gift for Tamils and Telugus in New Jersey. The beauty of this Jalebi and Ladoo romance is in its offbeat story that will leave you floored and desperate to add weight to your body. Ace filmmaker Prakash Kovelamudi directed this gem featuring legendary South Indian […]

PRDP Review – Endless Fireworks

PRDP Review – Endless Fireworks

This Diwali it’s been an embarras de richesses. Bollywood’s exclusive “Being Human” dynamo Salman Khan has sent countless fans into a frenzy of excitement with a double appearance in Sooraj Barjatya’s romantic magnum op Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. One Salman Khan in a movie is enough cause for ecstasy (the feeling, not the pill). Two […]

Vedalam Review – Diwali Blessing

Vedalam Review – Diwali Blessing

Tamil movies fans in New Jersey are doubly blessed this Diwali. Not only did we celebrate Diwali by stuffing ourselves with Laddus at the local Bridgewater Temple, we also had the unsurpassed thrill of watching Tamil film star Ajith Kumar in the new film Vedalam. Oh, I can hear the silent prayers gurgling through millions […]

The Interview Review – Mostly Unfunny

If liking Katy Perry and drinking Margaritas are gay, then who wants to be straight. – Dave Skylark in The Interview The worst thing you can say about a comedic film is that it was not funny. Well, that was how I felt about The Interview (starring James Franco, Seth Rogen and directed by Seth […]

Shaandaar – Beguiling Romance

Rarely have I come across a so coherently scripted, cutely enacted, carefully plotted and charmingly photographed Bollywood movie like Shaandaar. Holy cow, I told myself sotto voce while watching the film, Surely, this can’t be a Bollywood film. It has the hand of Hollywood aristophren Martin Scorsese all over it. Featuring Bollywood’s hottest adorable cuties […]