MIMI | Cutting review | Netflix | Entertains in pieces but mostly lacks depth

Starring Kriti Sanon and Pankaj Tripathi in the lead, Mimi is a remake of the Marathi film ‘Mala Aai Vhaychay’. Now lets not talk about the plot because the trailer has done enough damage there. So jumping straight to the good and bad of it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tg6h8B0s45w&t=10s Analysis Lets get one thing straight, the plot is … Continue reading MIMI | Cutting review | Netflix | Entertains in pieces but mostly lacks depth

Feels Like Ishq | Cutting Review | Netflix | Refreshing non love stories

6 heartwarming stories that are easy to forget but make for a pleasant snackable content. Mostly millennial stories of strangers finding something like love in unexpected places. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mtC2QY-HFnQ&t=15s The Interview My favorite was The interview starring Neeraj Madhav for this one wasn’t even about love. We’ve all these moments when someone we just met said … Continue reading Feels Like Ishq | Cutting Review | Netflix | Refreshing non love stories

MALIK | Cutting Review | Slow burning high impact political drama

The film opens with a 10 minute long introduction to Sulaiman aka Alli Ikka, the malik/godfather of a small fishing town Ramadapally. In a mansion full of his village men waiting to meet him, he sits in a quite demeanor preparing to withdraw and travel to Hajj for pilgrimage. Prepared to surrender to god, or … Continue reading MALIK | Cutting Review | Slow burning high impact political drama

LUPIN | Netflix | Cutting Review | Two part stylish French heist drama

The plot of this this two part French series set in Paris has its lead character highly inspired by the fictions of Arsene Lupin, a gentleman thief created by the writer Maurice Leblanc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztDvgU36Xnw&t=50s The Plot Babakar an immigrant black man lands a chauffer’s job at a wealthy businessman’s mansion. His son Assane Diop grows … Continue reading LUPIN | Netflix | Cutting Review | Two part stylish French heist drama

NOVEMBER STORY | DISNEY HOTSTAR | Cooked on slow flame, served hot

https://youtu.be/fb1Wx3IMBiY Bringing popular mainstream names to OTT platforms is proving to be rewarding for all. The actors get to challenge their own stereotypes, the makers get the eyeballs, and the audience, if lucky get the best of both worlds. Of course the success of this formula heavily relies on the content. November story hits the … Continue reading NOVEMBER STORY | DISNEY HOTSTAR | Cooked on slow flame, served hot

Ajeeb Dastaans | NETFLIX | Half brilliant half average

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GidI9JvhU_M The first scene of the first story ‘Majnu’ opens up with Fatima Sana Shaikh dressed up in a bright red wedding lehenga. With the costumes taking up more attention in the entire frame than Sana and Jaideep Ahlawat, I was apprehensive that this might be headed in a wrong direction. The premise is basic. … Continue reading Ajeeb Dastaans | NETFLIX | Half brilliant half average