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

Zindagi In Short | Netflix | Cutting Review

Cast: Neena Gupta, Divya Dutta, Sanya Kapoor, Aisha Ahmed, Deepak Dobriyal, Rima Kallingal, Swarrop Sampat, Shafina Patel  and more. Directors: Tahira Kashyap, Punarvasu Naik, Vijayeta Kumar, Rakesh Sain, Gautam Govind Sharma, Smrutika Panigrahi and Vinay Chhawal. Guneet Monga brings seven slice-of-life short stories each narrated and filmed with a distinctive style tied together by nothing … Continue reading Zindagi In Short | Netflix | Cutting Review

Drishyam 2 : The Resumption |Cutting Review |A Solid & fitting sequel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3AgHt1ZHh7c Very rarely do we see sequels superseding the success of a popular movie, especially a thriller. The first part left us with a satisfying closure where the hero - a common man, won against all odds - the system.  All possibilities were explored and we were convinced that with this end, the dead and … Continue reading Drishyam 2 : The Resumption |Cutting Review |A Solid & fitting sequel

Tribhanga|Netflix | Delightful in pieces | Cutting Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GUaMnpBBmEk Mothers are also daughters, and wives, and women and after all those labels, individuals. Tribhanga looks at characters who challenge this societal order of responsibilities. It brings the story of few non-conformist women who chose to be their own selves first.   Tribhanga  explores the dynamics of a dysfunctional family through the lens of … Continue reading Tribhanga|Netflix | Delightful in pieces | Cutting Review