• 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?...

  • ms dhoni, captain cool

    Dhoni, the captain cool finishes off ...

    When I saw MS Dhoni’s Instagram post about his retirement, all his match winning thrilling knocks started playing in the flashbacks and especially the exclaimed commentary by Ravi Shastri at the World Cup final nine years back “Dhoni finishes off in style, a magnificent strike into the crowd, India lift the World Cup after 28 years…”. I can easily recall his debut days in 2003-04, ODI wicket keeping was more of...

  • 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...

  • tiktok banned

    Tik Tok is the beginning of ChinaR...

    When your TikTok video or TikTok song gets thousands of likes & tiktok followers within few hours, it naturally feels great to become the popular guy, isn’t it? During the pandemic, tiktok download crossed 2 billion mark worldwide while India (611 million), China (197 million) & USA (166 million) are the top three countries in the list according to the Sensor Tower report. It’s clear that with the popularity & simplicity of...

  • 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...

  • Guwahati HC grants divorce a to man a...

    In recent days a high court verdict has come into the limelight which was regarding a divorce case. Divorce cases are very usual for a family court or, even to a High Court; so what is the big reason here? The Guwahati High Court has granted divorce to a man in Assam after observing that his wife’s refusal to wear the ritualistic Sakha (a bangle made of a conch shell)...

  • ‘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...