THE ROAD WARRIOR RETURNS WITH “MAD MAX: FURY ROAD”

Get ready for a wild drive as the fourth film from the favorite Mad Max franchise, “Mad Max: Fury Road” arrives onto 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray & DVD from ‘Home Entertainment Services by Sony DADC’, India’s leading home entertainment content provider. This post-apocalyptic action film set in a future desert wasteland is directed by Oscar®-winning filmmaker George Miller (“Happy Feet”), the originator of the post-apocalyptic genre and mastermind behind the legendary “Mad Max” franchise.Continue reading “THE ROAD WARRIOR RETURNS WITH “MAD MAX: FURY ROAD””

‘IT FOLLOWS’ NOW AVAILABLE ON DVD FROM SONY DADC

‘Home Entertainment Services by Sony DADC’, the leading home entertainment content provider in India brings this year’s scariest movie ‘It Follows’ on DVD. The film is about a teenager who is followed by an unknown supernatural force after getting involved in a sexual encounter. The supernatural horror film is written and directed by David Robert Mitchell, and stars Maika Monroe in the lead as Jay.Continue reading “‘IT FOLLOWS’ NOW AVAILABLE ON DVD FROM SONY DADC”

Moor: Trailer

Moor PosterMoor is a 2015 Pakistani drama film written and directed by Jami and produced by Nadeem Mandviwalla. The film stars Hameed Sheikh in lead along with Samiya Mumtaz, Shaz Khan, Nayyar Ejaz, Ayaz Samoo and Abdul Qadir. The film’s title, Moor, is a Pashto word meaning “Mother”. The film’s story depicts the railway system of Balochistan, especially the closure of Zhob Valley railways in 1984. Besides the movie also shows how families are run by the women. The film was released across Pakistan on August 14, 2015 (Pakistan Independence Day). Moor has been selected to premiere at 20th Busan International Film Festival. It has also been selected as the Pakistani entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.Continue reading “Moor: Trailer”

Temper (2015) Movie Review: The Moral Basis for Individualism

Puri Jagannadh is a director who is influenced by Ayn Rand.Temper his latest film is in a way similar to an earlier film of his,Businessman which dealt with the same idea of individuality and society.  Daya an orphan works for a small time goon, but he soon realizes the power a policeman has and thus he dreams of joining the police force to earn power and money.

Credit to Puri and story writer Vakkantham Vamsi for not giving any justification to Daya being corrupt or a modern day Robin Hood, Daya is a villain for major part of the film.  Temper is not a path breaking film, nor does it intend to be. The item song in the first 10 minutes makes it clear what the director is aiming for, the lyrics of which translates to this is an item song for boys to dance is evidence enough of his intention.Continue reading “Temper (2015) Movie Review: The Moral Basis for Individualism”

Manto: Trailer

Manto Poster 2Manto is a 2015 Pakistani biographical drama film based on the life of Pakistani short-story writer Sadat Hassan Manto, starring Sarmad Sultan Khoosat in the title role. Directed by Khoosat himself, Manto is produced by Babar Javed and written by Shahid Nadeem, whose screenplay was adapted from Manto’s short stories particularly Thanda Gosht, Madari, License, Hatakand Peshawar Se Lahore.It was released recently,on September 11, 2015, sixty years after Manto’s death.Continue reading “Manto: Trailer”

NFDC’s ISLAND CITY wins FEDEORA award for the Best Director of a Debut film

Ruchika Oberoi, the debutant director of “Island City” produced by the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) won FEDEORA award for the Best Director of a Debut film at the recently held 72nd Venice Film Festival.Continue reading “NFDC’s ISLAND CITY wins FEDEORA award for the Best Director of a Debut film”