Articles by Suprateek Chatterjee
Oct 20, 2014
MFF Diary: Top directors tell you why Bollywood scripts are terribleArray
Oct 16, 2014
When Deepika met Catherine Deneuve at MFF, facepalm followedWhen Deepika Padukone met French actress Catherine Deneuve, a powerhouse actress who's worked with some of the greatest filmmakers ever, the conversation that followed was deeply embarrassing.
Oct 15, 2014
We’re the past, India is the future, says Peter Webber at Mumbai Film FestivalWebber's favourite Indian filmmakers are Satyajit Ray and Guru Dutt. He even has a poster of Kaagaz Ke Phool at home.
Oct 10, 2014
Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami review: A promising storyline that ends up as FacepalmEkkees Toppon Ki Salaami is a well-meaning socio-political satire that tries to walk the fine line between excess and intelligence. It nearly succeeds but unfortunately, somewhere near the end, the film stumbles and sinks into a familiar pit.
Oct 06, 2014
Haider review: Shahid, Tabu mesmerise in Vishal Bhardwaj's best so farIn this ability to tell a new story from a familiar and old one lies Bhardwaj’s genius. Haider isn’t just the best film in his trilogy; it’s the finest film of his career.
Aug 28, 2014
Crossing Bridges review: It's Swades set in a village in Arunachal PradeshDirected by Sange Dorjee Thongdok, Crossing Bridges is about Tashi rediscovering his home and the way of life that he has kept at an arm's length.
Aug 22, 2014
Mardaani review: Rani mistakes tough cop for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai college girlThere are several moments in this film where she, as tough-as-nails cop Shivani Shivaji Roy, sounds exactly like KKHH's Tina Malhotra.
Aug 08, 2014
Junior, the star of Entertainment, talks about working with Akshay, Sonu SoodNot many people in the industry get top billing in a cast that includes Akshay Kumar and an alarmingly low percentage of these are dogs. Junior, the Bangkok-based golden retriever and star of Farhad-Sajid’s Entertainment, gets the credit of being one of the few to have broken that glass ceiling.
Jul 18, 2014
Amit Sahni ki List review: Vir Das stars in a boring, shallow rom-comAmit Sahni Ki List, a fluffy rom-com directed by Ajay Bhuyan, is so eminently forgettable that I had to google the director’s name half an hour after seeing the credits roll.
Jul 09, 2014
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes review: The film deserves an OscarAndy Serkis is God. That’s it. Those four words up there are pretty much all you need to hear in terms of a reason to go watch Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes in theatres.