Category Archives: Movies

Guide to the 10 best Telugu movies in the past two years (2016–17)

Posters of some of the best Telugu movies in 2016, 2017 I often find myself falling through the rabbit hole that is ‘google search for best movies in other Indian languages’. Since I do not live in India anymore I miss … Continue reading

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Mahanubhavudu (Telugu)

As a serial sanitizer user and organization freak I am often used to people wondering how I find the time or enthusiasm to color code my wardrobe or clean an already clean house. Friends and family often remark “you have … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on Arjun Reddy, the movie

One of the biggest fallacies that Indian cinema audiences fall into is of taking movies too seriously. Now, don’t get me wrong. Cinema is an art form (when it is treated that way), a source of entertainment, reflection, comfort and … Continue reading

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Spyder — Movie Review

Halfway through watching Spyder — the latest action thriller from A.R.Murugadoss starring Mahesh Babu and S J Suryah, I turned to my husband and said “this is one of the best written antagonists I have seen in a long time in Telugu … Continue reading

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My favourite movies and songs of 2015 – Year end post Part 2

Follow my blog with Bloglovin To read the first part of my year end post series, go here. Favourite Movies English Inside Out – There was so much intelligence in the story and so much heart in the execution that it … Continue reading

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90’s Bollywood – of mullets, bad makeup and masala movies!

My couch potato days are back again which means I have all the time in the world to sit on my bum and watch the telly. Or watch TV shows on my laptop. Or better still, do both at the … Continue reading

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My favorite Telugu movies

Long before blowing up of white ambassador cars became just another day on the sets of a Telugu movie shoot, and Mirchis and Thupakis inundated our cinema viewing experiences, there were some movies that genuinely acknowledged the intelligence of the … Continue reading

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Movie Review: ‘Jab tak hai Jaan’

I am a die-hard SRK fan. No matter how ridiculous his antics or disheveled his hair, I will always admire him. It is getting tougher though to defend his choices, both on screen and otherwise. Ra.One was a disaster of … Continue reading

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Roman Holiday

Release Date: 2nd September,1953 Director:William Wyler Cast: Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck, Eddie Albert Personal rating : 8/10 People generally look down on the ‘romantic comedy’ genre as insipid stuff. Most find it uninspiring, repetitive and in some cases too good … Continue reading

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Shawshank Redemption

Release Date: 14 October, 1994 Director: Frank Darabont Notable Cast: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman Personal rating: 10/10 I remember trying to watch Shawshank Redemption in college several times and failing to finish it. At that time, my cinematic experiences and … Continue reading

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