Zero Movie Review: The Mysterious Circle of Life

I have often been intrigued by the various theories of evolution, the various Biblical and other references to how the World was created, how human beings came into existence and so on. No I don’t claim to be an expert in this matter, far from it in fact. But the curiosity to know more and more about this subject remains intact. The trailer of Shiv Mohaa‘s Zero was quite captivating I must say, leaving me asking for more. I guess he’s probably someone who is also deeply interested in the subject, enough to go on to make his first film which does talk of this theme in clear terms. Weaving a contemporary slice of life tale interspersed with the concept of evolution, bringing a sharp connection between the two is never going to be an easy task. But when someone attempts to do exactly the same in his very first movie as director, it is quite a surprise indeed.Continue reading “Zero Movie Review: The Mysterious Circle of Life”

Sethupathi (2016) Movie Review: The Different Tamil Cop Movie

Cop movies have a certain charm, almost all Superstars in India have donned the grease paint for the role of a cop, be it Salman in Dabbang, Aamir in Sarfarosh, Amitabh in Zanjeer, Vikram in Saamy, Suresh Gopi in Commissioner etc. Cop roles have propelled our actors into superstardom.

Sethupathi the recent Tamil release sees the title role played by Vijay Sethupathi, of course the title is important for a Tamil film. Recollect Kamal Haasan playing an upright police officer named Sethupathi in Apoorva Sagodharargal.Continue reading “Sethupathi (2016) Movie Review: The Different Tamil Cop Movie”