• shree's kitchen

    Delicious, moist Plum Cakes at Shree&...

    If you love to bite a slice of juicy, thick, flavoury plum cake in northern Kolkata, you can order it now at your doorsteps. Shree’s Kitchen, a newly opened kitchen near the Baranagar area is offering a good variety of cakes during this winter. Cake season normally starts during the X-MAS in Kolkata, you’ll find shelves of plum cakes but those are dry, over sweet, or a bit rough around...

  • Aashram Chapter 2 Review (MX Player): The Dark Side (2020)

    Aashram season 2 review: Baba Nirala&...

    Finally, the wait is over, the much-awaited web series Aashram season 2 is back on MX Player. Overall the story is a continuation of Aashram season 1 revealing the dark side of Baba Nirala. Yet if you think exposing Baba Nirala completely, no you’ve to wait until next season! Aashram season 2 only reveals how Pammi is managed to escape from the Aashram to get her revenge. The pace of...

  • mirzapur 2

    Return of Mirzapur season 2 on Amazon...

    With record-breaking viewership, Mirzapur season 2 on Amazon Prime is the most searched TV series of late followed by the Sacred games on Netflix. 9-episode Mirzapur season 1 was released in 2018 (Mirzapur release date was on 16 November 2018), a crime thriller in desi Indian backdrop has made Mirzapur a world of terror. Though Mirzapur has many similarities with Gangs of Wasseypur, in my opinion, the former one was...

  • Aashram web series at MX player

    Aashram season 1 review: Japnaam soar...

    Aashram, the latest web series on MX player is an Indian crime drama engrossed with caste discrimination, blind followers of godman, and eventually becoming victims of these fake saints. With a gripping & convincing storyline, director Prakash Jha precisely has connected the dots of Hindu casteism, religion, politics, socio-political affairs that will make you thrilled. Not much of a typical strong language, sex, violence but with simple content, subtle screenplay,...

  • JL50 on Sony Liv

    JL50 Review – Is it worth strea...

    JL50 is a time travel thriller via Indian mythology. In this real world, there’re so many stories & incidents who claimed real without any clinching evidence, that’s why the time travel concept is also considered a paradox. The theory simply states that with or without a time machine, we can travel to the past & future. There is a concept of space-time curvature and wormhole, if one can find the...

  • Kolkata Biriyani

    The history behind Kolkata Biryani &#...

    The name Biryani is originated from two Persian words ‘Birinj’ (means rice) & ‘Biryan’ (means to roast), it’s an orthodox dish of roasted rice with meat. Though it was originated in Persia, brought to India by the Mughals. Nowadays a fusion way of cooking, even Fish (Hilsa), Prawn, or vegetables can also be roasted with rice to form different forms of fusion Biryanis. Why is Kolkata biryani different from others?...

  • Gunjan Saxena the Kargil Girl

    “Gunjan Saxena the Kargil Girl&...

    Movie: Gunjan Saxena the Kargil Girl Director: Sharan Sharma Cast:  Janhvi Kapoor, Pankaj Tripathi, Manav Vij, Vineet Kumar Singh, Angad Bedi Rating: 5.5/10 (pretty average out of which extra 1.5 for the storyline) Gunjan Saxena release date: 12 August 2020 (Netflix) Nepotism, the most in question word of nowadays among movie buffs & common people after the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput; which again comes into highlight with...

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    Raat Akeli Hai movie review:

    Movie:- Raat Akeli Hai Director:- Honey Trehan Cast:- Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte, Shweta Tripathi, Aditya Shrivastava Ratings:- 6.5/10 Released in Netflix A murder, too many suspects & an investigating officer- with all the necessary ingredients, crime detection movie Raat Akeli Hai released on the Netflix web platform. Its ‘locked room mystery’ concept reminds us of the famous Agatha Christie novel, ‘Knives Out’. This film is just not a ‘who done...

  • Vidya Balan

    Shakuntala Devi movie review:

    Movie: – Shakuntala Devi Director: – Anu Menon Cast: – Vidya Balan, Sanya Malhotra, Jisshu Sengupta, Amit Sadh Overall Ratings: – 5/10 Shakuntala Devi release date on Amazon: 31st July 2020 After Gulabo Sitabo (Amazon Prime) and Dil Bechara (Hotstar) Bollywood movies, the digital streaming trend continues with ‘Shakuntala Devi’ movie, released on Amazon Prime. This movie is actually not a biopic but the journey of a genius mother from...

  • Amazon Prime – Breathe II, web ...

    Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Nitya Menon, Amit Sadh Director: Mayank Sharma Overall Rating: 6/10, out of which 2.5 for an interesting screenplay Amazon Prime’s hit web content ‘Breathe’ comes with the new season, web debuting Abhishek Bachchan with the director Mayank Sharma. The writer duo Mayank Sharma, Abhijit Deshpande of season 1 together with co-writers (Bhavani Iyer, Arshad Sayed, Vikram Tuli) kept the basic essence similar to season 1 – a father’s...

  • ‘Aarya’, Susmita Sen with her power p...

    Nowadays over-the-top platforms are very popular not just because of the viewer’s comfort but also the contents are coming with a lot of variety. Dark sided crime background plot, containing – police, mafia, chasing, smuggling, killings are the most popular content as psychologically it appeals to the sublime, subconscious dark zone of the human mind.   In ‘Aarya’ (now streaming on Hotstar), there is an additional angle of mythology; but, being...