Articles by Anna MM Vetticad
Oct 14, 2018
Kayamkulam Kochunni movie review: Nivin Pauly excels in a period epic that outshines Bahubali's scale with its sensitivityArray
Oct 11, 2018
Tumbbad movie review: Ship of Theseus team redefines horror with this genre-defying folksy fantasy flickAlthough Tumbbad is not a big film in conventional terms, in the sense that it features no superstars and is not flashy, it has certainly been mounted on a lavish scale.
Oct 07, 2018
Mandharam movie review: Asif Ali's earnestness is sucked dry in this poor imitation of PremamArray
Sep 28, 2018
Sui Dhaaga movie review: Anushka Sharma, Varun Dhawan are sweet in this rallying cry for self-sufficiency and self-respectSharat Katariya's Sui Dhaaga is steeped in tenderness and affection for its characters
Sep 24, 2018
Ishqeria movie review: Richa Chadha, Neil Nitin Mukesh deserve an award for remaining earnest through this silly filmIshqeria is ordinary, flat and possesses not a single imaginative bone in its entire body.
Sep 15, 2018
Oru Kuttanadan Blog movie review: Mammootty photobombs a potentially intimate snapshot of rural KeralaOru Kuttanadan Blog feels like a potentially intimate snapshot of rural Kerala photobombed by the mighty Mammootty and the director's own confusion over what he wanted it to be.
Sep 14, 2018
Manmarziyaan movie review: Anurag Kashyap's film flounders except when humour rears its headFor its stomach-achingly comical conversations and the infectious verve of Amit Trivedi's music, Manmarziyaan gets a thumbs up. The storytelling deserves a big thumbs down though.
Sep 07, 2018
Laila Majnu movie review: Avinash Tiwary is star material, but why riddle an epic with Bollywood clichés?In Laila Majnu, Imtiaz and Sajid Ali have resorted to the woman-as-a-tease and the male-suitor-as-a-stalker clichés that were once a fixture in Bollywood but that many contemporary filmmakers now abjure.
Aug 24, 2018
Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi movie review: Sonakshi Sinha leads charge with gusto in a pleasantly silly comedyIn Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi, it is nice to once again meet a heroine not helplessly hanging around waiting for a man to bachao (save) her from trying circumstances.
Aug 10, 2018
Vishwaroop II movie review: Kamal Haasan wastes himself in an extraordinarily ordinary thrillerSadly, Kamal Haasan has no one to blame but himself for the misadventure of Vishwaroop II since he is the producer, director and co-writer.