Articles by Anshu Lal
Aug 23, 2019
The Angry Birds Movie 2 review: A silly but enjoyable film that is a vast improvement from its prequelThe Angry Birds Movie reveling in its silliness is not only tolerable but also enjoyable because that tomfoolery is also accompanied with clever humour.
Jul 12, 2019
Spider-Man: Far From Home’s greatest strength is its antagonist, filling a Thanos-sized void post EndgameSpider-Man: Far From Home’s strongest feature is its antagonist.
Jun 16, 2019
Black Mirror Season 5: Striking Vipers offers compelling commentary on bromance and sexualityA look at what makes Striking Vipers different from the other Black Mirror episodes themed on love and sexuality, like San Junipero, Hang The DJ and Be Right Back.
May 27, 2019
How Game of Thrones Season 8 reduced the Night King and White Walkers to cheap gimmicksThe last season of Game of Thrones, until the death of the Night King and White Walkers, should have been completely about the army of the dead.
May 01, 2019
Avengers: Endgame — Marvel's finale of The Infinity Saga is a bittersweet reminder that we're all growing oldAvengers: Endgame is a reminder that no matter how many changes or evolutions it goes through, every idea has an end and must make way for the new.
Sep 29, 2018
Sabarimala verdict: Religion should be left to the faithful, but SC has full authority to protect fundamental rightsIn the aftermath of the Sabarimala verdict, it is important to ask: Since when did religion become more significant than the rule of law in the country?
Apr 25, 2018
Before Avengers: Infinity War, here is a list of all Marvel films ranked worst to bestHere is a ranked list of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films made till now, from the worst to the best.
Apr 21, 2018
Will Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War end the sidelining and misogynistic portrayal of Black Widow?For far too long, Black Widow has existed in the shadow of her male peers. This has been of Marvel’s biggest mistakes.
Mar 24, 2018
Pacific Rim Uprising represents the kitsch of our times but corrects big mistakes made in its 2013 prequelPacific Rim Uprising, despite being highly unoriginal by borrowing heavily from the ideas of its prequel, corrects some big mistakes made in the first film.
Mar 09, 2018
Dil Juunglee movie review: Even Taapsee Pannu, Saqib Saleem can't make such ridiculously poor writing, direction workDespite strong performances by both Taapsee Pannu and Saqib Saleem, Dil Juunglee is bogged down by one of the most clichéd love stories.