Parasite is a thriller one might never forget for its depiction of societal structure, class divide, violence and desires in such an enigmatic, engaging and thought-provoking way.
Why you need to be watching Academy darling Moonlight! Title: Moonlight Genre: Indie Film/Coming of age Language: English Where to Watch: Streaming on Amazon Prime Video The cold water threatened to swallow him up. Strong black arms held him up, lifting his body upwards so he wouldn’t drown. So he wouldn’t get lost in the dark waters that threatened to make him a part of it. So that he could breathe in the… Read More »Moonlight: Revisited!
This is not a “The Kid Detective” review. By all means please do read it here at Bloody Brilliant Reviews! I am here to intensely dwell on some thoughts that kept popping up weeks after watching the movie. Title: The Kid Detective Genre: Whodunit/Coming of age Language: English Where to Watch: Streaming on Youtube Not since films like “The Pursuit of Happyness” or “Me Earl and The Dying Girl” have I ever felt… Read More »The Kid Detective – A Coming of Age Story passing off as a Whodunit
“From Up on a Poppy Hill” is an animated movie that released in 2011. Directed by Goro Miyazki , the eldest son of Hayao Miyazaki, who scripted this movie. This being Goro Miyazaki’s second directorial work, It received many accolades worldwide. Ghibli studio, founded by Hayao Miyazaki, always has focused on picture quality and kept the plot simple and enjoyable. It is also based on a manga that goes by… Read More »From Up on a Poppy Hill a Story once rolled…
Our Hero – Shammi! Kumbalangi Nights directed by Madhu C Narayanan was met with almost universal acclaim (plus a lot of warm fuzzies in the stomach) when it was released in 2019. To this date, it keeps finding lots of new viewers who end up raving about the film, thanks to the new age of web streaming. From the story to its equally engaging and warm characters and not overlooking… Read More »There’s a Shammi Among Us!
A new Predator movie? Let us talk about the elephant outside the room. Sure, some of you ardent fans, not unlike me, are familiar with the developments of the new Predator movie, but for most of you out there, this is news you have not heard. Probably, you don’t even care… not after they sabotaged the previous film in the saga, “The Predator” with silly innuendos and gimmicky umm everything!… Read More »Predator 5 is in the making! What should you expect?
Eat Pray Love: One “Accidental” Review Title: Eat Pray Love (2010) Genre: Romance, Drama Language: English Where to Watch: Netflix Finally, when I got spare time to watch a movie, I decided to complete one on my checklist – Eat Pray Love. Here’s a gist of my take on the romantic movie which is an adaptation of the book, “Eat Pray Love” by Elizabeth Gilbert. Eat Pray Love – What’s it about?… Read More »Eat Pray Love, at 2 am? Sounds good!
Raat Akeli Hai: A Review Title: Raat Akeli hai (2020) Genre: Mystery, Crime Language: Hindi Where to Watch: Netflix The year that went by saw a lot of hype around one Ryan Johnson-directed whodunit – Knives out. At a point, it was touted to be the best movie of the year and the greatest mystery film to have released in a decade or so. As stretching as the proposition was, Knives Out… Read More »Raat Akeli Hai: Whodunit or Dark Comedy?
The Vast of Night is an atmospheric ballad of its kind and by far the most refreshing film in recent memory that has dealt suspense with debonair, accompanying the soothing cinematography.
I recently rewatched Jab We Met. Well.. for the 23rd time for ones keeping count. And I thought, why not do a rewatch review. So here’s my Rewatch review of your favourite Bollywood rom-com – Jab We Met.