Tagged: 2011

Movie Review: CRAZY STUPID LOVE (2011) – A Ridiculously Layered Rom Com

Movie Review: CRAZY STUPID LOVE (2011) – A Ridiculously Layered Rom Com

CRAZY STUPID LOVE is a must watch for anyone that’s into romantic comedies. It’s also a must watch for anyone who HATES romantic comedies. My Review here…

Movie Review: GAME (2011)

Movie Review: GAME (2011)

GAME was a great film with near perfect execution; a modern day whodunit thriller that excites from beginning to end.

Movie Review: SUCKER PUNCH (2011) – Mindless Destructive Fun

Movie Review: SUCKER PUNCH (2011) – Mindless Destructive Fun

SUCKER PUNCH is a visual and orgasmic mash up of every genre imaginable squashed into an orgy of awesome-ness. It’s SO bad… it’s good!!

TV Series Review: GAME OF THRONES – Season 1 (2011)

TV Series Review: GAME OF THRONES – Season 1 (2011)

GAME OF THRONES completely shoots the shit outta the traditional plot structure for a series and we finally get to see a geek-fest of Dungeons & Dragons calibre (see what I did there) that is in full swing with the gore, guts and all he brutality that comes with it. It’s simply put, awesome. Check it out!!

Movie Review: TANU WEDS MANU (2011)

Movie Review: TANU WEDS MANU (2011)

The typical NRI moments, with scenes like the obligatory riding in the back of a truck in the village, is what makes TANU WEDS MANU another typical crap-a-rama of Bollywood proportions.

Movie Review: SOURCE CODE (2011) – A Different Spin On Time Travel

Movie Review: SOURCE CODE (2011) – A Different Spin On Time Travel

SOURCE CODE is basically diet INCEPTION, without the insanely technical science and math.

Movie Review: SUPER 8 (2011) – A Mix Of Multiple Spielberg Movies

Movie Review: SUPER 8 (2011) – A Mix Of Multiple Spielberg Movies

SUPER 8 becomes really like every other Spielberg produced/directed movie involving aliens. The same ol’ Alien trapped on Earth story that we’ve seen a billion times.

Book Review: TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS (2011)

Book Review: TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS (2011)

TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS is a very ambitious book. Featuring stories within stories within stories, it doesn’t follow the conventional sequential storylines, however does provide a lot of insight into classics like Aladdin, Ali Baba, Sindbad The Sailor and so on…

Movie Review: GREEN LANTERN (2011) Worst Comic Book Adaptation Ever?

Movie Review: GREEN LANTERN (2011) Worst Comic Book Adaptation Ever?

GREEN LANTERN wasn’t just a bad super hero adaption, it was just a bad movie in general.

Movie Review: THOR (2011) – The Weak Link Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe

Movie Review: THOR (2011) – The Weak Link Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe

Thor is about a brash and arrogant God of Thunder who is banished from his world (Asgard) by his Dad for being a dick. No, really…”

Comic Book Review: ALL STAR SUPERMAN (2005) (Part Two)

Comic Book Review: ALL STAR SUPERMAN (2005) (Part Two)

It’s hard not to acknowledge Grant Morrison’s genius, regardless of how mind warping and sometimes non sensical his writing may seem. ALL STAR SUPERMAN is truly one of the best Superman stories I’ve read.

Movie Review: X-MEN: FIRST CLASS (2011) – Reboot Done Right!

Movie Review: X-MEN: FIRST CLASS (2011) – Reboot Done Right!

X-MEN: FIRST CLASS is awesome. I will punch anyone in the face that says otherwise. It is quite possibly the best comic book film ever made.

TV Review: COMBAT HOSPITAL – Episode 1: “Welcome To Kandahar” (2011)

TV Review: COMBAT HOSPITAL – Episode 1: “Welcome To Kandahar” (2011)

COMBAT HOSPITAL, a Canadian-British show that is basically your typical medical/hospital drama, which takes place in a warzone in 2006. It’s ER meets a watered down BLACK HAWK DOWN. Seriously…

Movie Review: 7 KHOON MAAF (2011)

Movie Review: 7 KHOON MAAF (2011)

Vishal Bhardwaj has done some of the best films to come out of the Indian Film Industry ever. His most recent movie comes as an an exhibition of Priyanka Chopra’s talents in the form of 7 KHOON MAAF (SEVEN MURDERS FORGIVEN).

Movie Review: PATIALA HOUSE (2011)

Movie Review: PATIALA HOUSE (2011)

PATIALA HOUSE is very unique and original, and is probably the best Indian sports movie that I’ve seen set in contemporary times…

Movie Review: DHOBI GHAT (MUMBAI DIARIES) (2011)

Movie Review: DHOBI GHAT (MUMBAI DIARIES) (2011)

Once on a while comes a film that tends to break free of patterns established in conventional storytelling prior to it. Such a film comes in the form of Aamir Khan produced and Kiran Rao (his wife) directed DHOBI GHAT.

Movie Review: NO ONE KILLED JESSICA (2011) – A Gritty Bollywood True Crime Story

Movie Review: NO ONE KILLED JESSICA (2011) – A Gritty Bollywood True Crime Story

NO ONE KILLED JESSICA is the story of how a girl was killed over a drink. Yes, she refused a drink to a drunken entitled club rat after hours, and was shot for it. What’s even more shocking: the film is based on the real life murder of Jessica Lall in 1999.