As Zoya Akhtar and Netflix announce an Indian film adaptation of Archie Comics, let's admit the Archie-Betty-Veronica love triangle has been a recurring theme in Hindi cinema, from 1960s till date.
Meenakshi Sundareshwar is a small step towards more grounded depiction of South Indians in popular Hindi cinema
What Meenakshi Sundareshwar tries to do is open a little window of assimilation and acknowledgment, which is only the first step in a long journey towards normalising the presence of South India, without exotifying it.
It may well be argued that this unquestioning acceptance of tradition accurately reflects most Indian homes. True enough, but if this film’s aim was to romanticise tradition, then its lack of energy and spark makes it an ineffective endorsement of arranged marriages.
Minnal Murali will release on 24 December on Netflix in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi, and English.
The pace through the last season of Little Things is deceptively languorous. Even though the takes are long and dialogues designed to be less hurried, there is always an undercurrent of a race to the finish.
Netflix on Saturday unveiled exclusive footage from its upcoming projects, including Vishal Bhardwaj’s film Khufiya, Madhuri Dixit Nene’s Finding Anamika, Kartik Aaryan-starrer Dhamaka during its global fan event “TUDUM”.
Where Kota Factory Season 2 soars and really outdoes itself is it matured worldview, its matter-of-fact portrayal of the 'business of education' — a respite from TVF's 'safe-cinema' genre.
Despite my own shamefully perverse, unending fascination with the genre, Crime Stories: India Detectives is precisely the kind of show I binge hard, but find equally hard to recommend.
Titled Rana Naidu, the Netflix India series is an official adaptation of the American crime drama Ray Donovan
Kunal Kapoor on his short in Netflix India anthology Ankahi Kahaniya: "We have films that celebrate success, maybe of people, of relationships, but very rarely do we have films that explore failure."
Khufiya will see Tabu play a R&AW agent "grappling with her dual identity of a spy and a lover."
Crime Stories: India Detectives follows Bengaluru police as they set about trying to solve four major crimes in the city
Minnal Murali was set to release theatrically in 2020 but the film was postponed multiple times due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Netflix is yet to announce a release date for the movie.
Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani's banner will produce Dabba Cartel, a story of five housewives who run a high-stakes secret cartel, and Queen of the Hill, set in the backdrop of jazz-rich 1960s Mumbai, for Netflix India.
While Part 1 of Money Heist final season will release on Netflix on 3 September, Disney+ Hotstar Multiplex will release Bhoot Police on 17 September.
The firm, Verve Logic, shared a post on Twitter, which featured an email to the employees from the company’s CEO Abhishek Jain.
The ghost in Boomika is told to have autism but her involuntary movements, exaggerated facial expressions, repetitive tick of the head, and floppy body posture resemble those that have cerebral palsy, also a group of nervous disorders.
Navarasa review: Netflix Tamil anthology is a mixed bag of few watchable, some problematic, mostly banal stories
From irritatingly self-referential and boringly stale shorts, unpleasant surprises to heartening narratives, Mani Ratnam's Tamil anthology is a sum total of its disparate parts.
The complaint was registered on 27 July and is among the first objections to be listed after the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting formulated the Information Technology (Guidelines for Intermediaries and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021.
If it had been better written and directed, Mimi might have been considered dangerous anti-women propaganda. But it is too insubstantial to be debated.