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'Dobaara: See Your Evil' – Movie Review

‘Dobaara: See Your Evil’A; HorrorDirector: Prawaal RamanCast: Saqib Saleem, Huma QureshiRating:  Early on in Dobaara: See Your Evil, Saqib Saleem [Kabir Merchant] asks his sister Huma Qureshi [Natasha Merchant] ‘Why are we here?’ That’s a question you will ask yourself often while watching this horror, which is an official remake …

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'Hanuman Da Damdaar' Movie Review

‘Hanuman Da Damdaar’U/A; Mythology/AnimationDirector: Ruchi NarainCast: Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Kunal Kemmu, Javed Akhtar, Chunky Pandey, Saurabh Shukla, Makrand Despande, Vinay Pathak, Sneha Khanwalkar, Hussain DalalRating:  “Hanuman Da Damdaar” is a modern retelling of Hanuman’s glory, which is far from Valmiki’s narration in the Ramayana, or for that matter, any …

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'Behen Hogi Teri' Movie Review

A still from ‘Behen Hogi Teri’ ‘Behen Hogi Teri’U/A; Comedy/RomanceDirector: Ajay PannalalCast: Rajkummar Rao, Shruti HaasanRating:  While chanting India’s National pledge in school, young boys would often mischievously chase the line, ‘all Indian are my brothers and sisters’, with, ‘except the one who would be my girlfriend’. Director Ajay Pannalal …

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'The Mummy' Movie Review

‘The Mummy’Cast: Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Russell Crowe, Courtney B Vance, Jake JohnsonDirector: Alex KurtzmanRating:  Alex Kurtzman’s franchise reboot origin story has a fresh horror enabled look, is an elementary part of Universal’s re-launch of their ‘Dark Universe’ series, but it’s not one that is completely entertaining or …

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'Raabta' Movie Review

A still from ‘Raabta’ ‘Raabta’U/A; Romance/fantasyDirector: Dinesh VijanCast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon, Jim SarbhRating:  Unfulfilled love is the reason behind most reincarnation films in Bollywood. The problem with such films is transitioning from one time zone to another and striking a balance between both worlds. That’s exactly where debutante …

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'Phullu' Movie Review

‘Phullu’A: DramaDirector: Abhishek SaxenaCast: Sharib Hashmi, Jyotii Sethi, InaamulhaqRating: With Bollywood currently on an Operation Clean-up Drive, this is the first in the lot of upcoming films that deal with sanitation, toilet building and menstrual hygiene. Akshay Kumar is in the forefront of the movement with the upcoming big-budgeted, ‘Toilet: …

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'All Eyez On Me' Movie Review

‘All Eyez On Me’A; Biopic/DramaDirector: Benny BoomCast: Demetrius Shipp, Jr., Danai Gurira, Danai Gurai, Dominic L. Satana, Kat Graham, Jamal Woolard, Lauren Cohan, Jamie Hector, Cory HardrictRating:  A biopic on prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur (Demetrius Shipp, Jr.), this film raps-up a musical assay – from his …

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'The Hunter's Prayer' Movie Review

PrevNext ‘The Hunter’s Prayer’U/A; Thriller/DramaDirector: Jonathan MostowCast: Sam Worthington, Odeya Rush, Martin Compston, Verónica Echegui, Allen Leech, Amy Landecker, Katia Bokor, Dean JaggerRating:  Sam Worthington may have advantaged on Avatar’s super success but his Hollywood career appears to have hit the breaks what with the sequel to Avatar yet to …

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'Cars 3' Movie Review

‘Cars 3’ poster ‘Cars 3’ U; AnimationDirector: Brian FeeCast: Owen Wilson, Bonnie Hunt, Cheech Marin, Larry the Cable Guy, Armie Hammer, Cristela Alonzo, Paul Dooley, Michael Wallis, Kerry Washington, Nathan Fillion, John Ratzenberger, Tony Shalhoub, Lea Delaria, Jenifer Lewis, Katherine Helmond, Darrell Waltrip, Lloyd SherrRating:  ‘Cars 3’ is familiar kitsch. …

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'Despicable Me 3' Movie Review

PrevNext ‘Despicable Me 3’ poster ‘Despicable Me 3’U/A; AnimationDirector: Pierre Coffin, Kyle Balda, Eric GuillonCast: Steve Carrell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Pierre Coffin, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Russell Brand, Jenny Slate, Steve Coogan, Andy Nyman, Brian Delaney, Michael Beattie, Nev ScharrelRating:  This third installment of Illumination’s popular franchise has Gru …

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