Hacksaw Ridge: Mel Gibson’s triumphant return

A visceral war drama, where the war just doesn’t take place on the battle-scarred wastelands of Okinawa but also in the life of its main protagonist. Based on the life story of the Medal of Honour recipient, Desmond Thomas Doss, the movie explores the conflict between a man’s beliefs and his desire to serve his…

Dangal – One of the best sports biopics

Sports biopics are a successful formula in Hollywood. Bollywood, on the other hand, is a different ball game altogether. What sells is the family drama, cheap entertainment, run-of-the-mill romance and, of course, Salman Khan. Sports biopics have never been very popular either amongst directors or audiences, barring a few notable exceptions. Mary Kom, MS Dhoni are some of…

Kangana Ranaut – A Revolutionary Queen?

Accumulating great reviews and acclaim, Tanu Weds Manu Returns has been depicted as a trendsetter and a break from the past. Garnering immense appraisal for her role in Tanu Weds Manu Returns, Kangana Ranaut has been dubbed as a female Khan of the Hindi Cinema and a new icon of feminism that is steering the Bollywood…