Aayirathil Oruvan (2010) – An Epic Journey to the Haunted Past

This film...just blew me away. I had heard it is a classic and I can see why. It does not pull any punches and filled with atmosphere it was the smoothest 3 hours I spent staring at the screen. Somehow it balances so many things, yet still stays consistent, and looks absolutely stunning! Though, I … Continue reading Aayirathil Oruvan (2010) – An Epic Journey to the Haunted Past

Karthik Calling Karthik (2010) – The Psychology of Isolation with Mental Illness

This was really an isolation watch. I would not have probably never watched it otherwise, but the poster looked intriguing and it had Deepika in it and there is enough time to watch now. So why not? Summary: Karthik is an office worker at a construction company who hates his ordinary life. He does menial … Continue reading Karthik Calling Karthik (2010) – The Psychology of Isolation with Mental Illness

Easy A – Fun Madonna-Whore Critique With A Literary Edge and Social Commentary

John Hughes is in fashion now-a-days isn't he? Especially his movies. Since the directors who grew up with his movies starting from the 80s are all grown up and are making films now with homage after homage its practically spot the reference. This seems like one of the earliest homages (from what I saw), coming … Continue reading Easy A – Fun Madonna-Whore Critique With A Literary Edge and Social Commentary