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Review: SUI DHAGA

Stitches A Very Long, But A Heartwarming Story2.5 starsMini Review:After seeing countless funny memes of Anushka Sharma, you don’t want to see her sobbing. But the film turns out to be rather endearing. A story of a couple who find their pride and agai…

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Review: PATAAKHA

See Two Women Fight!Then What Happens?Women Fighting! Why Do you Need A Story?Seriously?1.5 starsMini Review: The film is based on a short story called ‘Do Behnein’ or Two Sisters, written by Charan Singh Pathik. When Vishal Bhardwaj chooses to ma…

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Review: BATTI GUL METER CHALU

Yeh Picture Bahut Hee Bore Thehri, Bal!1.5 StarsMini Review:Three best friends in a small hill town: a girl and two boys seem to be leading happy lives, their only concern is which of the lads the girl will choose to marry. But the one she chooses ends…

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Review: MANTO

There’s Only One Manto. He Belongs To All.Even The Unwanted3.5 starsMini Review:A magical mystery tour into the life and works of writer Saadat Hasan Manto who was born in British India, moved to Pakistan after the Partition and yet lived for Bombay th…

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Review: PAKHI

Producers Of Pornography Have More HonestyWhen They Make Their Films 0.5 starsMini Review:Pakhi, a young girl is sold off to a bad guy who runs a brothel. In a year, she becomes the head of the girls. Another poor girl, with a young brother and sister …

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Review: 3 SMOKING BARRELS

3 Stories: 2 Blah, 1 Superb2 starsMini Review:Three stories from the North East part of India will try and help you understand the unique social and political place they hold in the universe. The first one tackles how political insurgents are kidnappin…

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Review: The House With a Clock in its Walls

Gotta Believe They’re Magick!2.5 starsMini Review:Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, and the resurrected Kyle MacLachlan are fabulous. Everyone in the audience was the little kid who comes to live with Jack Black. The story is so delightful, kids of all ages …

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Review: MANMARZIYAN

Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam Version 2.0 3.5 starsMini Review: Her hair is dyed red and his is blue and they are kindling and fire. Physical and irresistible. Her family would like them to get married but he doesn’t show up. Every single time. She’s as fiery…

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Review: LOVE SONIA

Exploit Sonia1.5 starsMini Review:What can you say about a movie that has International funding (hence a super strong cast), a director who has helped produce international projects in India, but is so exploitative in the name of the subject: human tra…

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Review: PALTAN

It’s A Miracle, We Didn’t Kill Ourselves…O.5 starsMini Review:They claim that the film is based on real events following the border skirmishes with China in Nathula Pass region near Sikkim in 1967. Kids in the park have better fights than Indian and …