Articles by Anna MM Vetticad
Sep 22, 2017
Haseena Parkar movie review: Shraddha Kapoor is bland in a film that lacks courage and depthHaseena Parkar ends up being a staccato narration of facts, rather than a story pulsating with life
Sep 19, 2017
Newton movie review: Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil shine in a dazzlingly low-key dramedyNewton: Writer-director Amit V. Masurkar’s sophomore venture is the story of a rookie sarkari afsar determined to conduct a free and fair election in a remote, forested Chattisgarh polling station.
Sep 04, 2017
Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela movie review: Nivin Pauly-Shanthi Krishna topline a pleasant Onam surpriseIn Nivin Pauly's Njandukalude Nattil Oridavela, the director manages to create a comedy centred around a grave health issue without turning offensive
Sep 02, 2017
Pullikkaran Staraa movie review: Dear Mammootty, why are you marring your legacy?It is a measure of how bad things are that this is the best that can be said of Pullikkaran Staraa: it is not as boring as White, it is not as insulting to women as Kasaba and it is not as deeply disturbing or offensive as The Great Father.
Aug 30, 2017
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s ode to himself: Reading The Messenger through his MSGGurmeet Ram Rahim Singh — now best known as a rape convict — revealed more about himself through MSG The Messenger than he would have realised or intended
Aug 25, 2017
Babumoshai Bandookbaaz movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui rules a rocky rideBabumoshai Bandookbaaz, flawed though it is, comes as manna to a starving film buff in what must certainly be the worst year for Bollywood in the decade so far
Aug 14, 2017
Chunkzz movie review: Boyzz will be boyzz and sickozz will be sickozzIf the boys in Malayalam film Chunkzz mocked religious folk instead of women, our netas would be wailing right now.
Aug 12, 2017
Clint movie review: A life filled with colour recounted through a limited paletteDirector Harikumar’s film Clint is about a child prodigy of the same name, who, before he died at the age of seven, left behind about 25,000 paintings and sketches of age-defying maturity and confidence.
Aug 04, 2017
Jab Harry Met Sejal movie review: Shah Rukh Khan-Anushka Sharma are too hot for this pakau disasterJab Harry Met Sejal is occasionally funny, but not half as funny or cute or ruminative as it clearly thinks it is
Jul 28, 2017
Indu Sarkar movie review: Emergency through Madhur Bhandarkar’s selective lensTo say that Indu Sarkar is better than Heroine and Calendar Girls is hardly a compliment to the man who made Chandni Bar and Page 3.