If you ever fantasized about becoming a superhero and saving the girl you like or your city, you need to watch this. Becoming a superhero is more about courage than strength. This profane, super violent, blood shedding, black comedy action film entertains you throughout the film. Character names like Kick-ass, Hit-girl, Red-mist and Big-daddy itself appeals us to know more about it. These are all adapted from the comic book of the same name as film. There are some interesting facts about this movie too, just look at the pictures.
A man, suffering from short-term memory loss, uses notes and tattoos to hunt for the man he thinks killed his wife. Remember the plot? This is the film from which Ghajini (2008, Hindi), Ghajini (2005, Tamil) were adopted. Only the second feature by Christopher Nolan, the film is included in almost all “Best Film List” for its innovative script. Presented in two different timelines one forward and other backwards, it is treat to watch. It is a must watch. If you have not seen it yet, go for it.
This 13 minutes short film starring Natalie Portman is a prologue to the last posted movie The Darjeeling Limited. However she did not appear in the feature because the film starts after her separation with Jason Schwartzman. One of the year’s most discussed short films. It was made available for free from the iTunes Store for one month, during which it was downloaded more than 500,000 times. You can directly enjoy the film here.
One of my favorite movies from one of my favorite directors. Show me a clip or a still, I shall tell that it is a Wes Anderson movie. Close my eyes and I shall still tell you just by listening the background score. He is unique. This Hollywood director is inspired by our great Indian director Satyajit Ray and this movie is a tribute to the great man.
This is a story of three brothers who come to meet their mother who is shifted to India. You will love their journey and experiences. The movie also stars Irrfan Khan for a brief period. When the major part of the film is shot in our own country, we are definitely going to love it.
Could you believe this slow paced romantic science-fiction film stars Jim Carrey. Everyone in this film was encouraged to improvise accept Jim. It is about an estranged couple who have erased each other from their memories. Lucky, aren’t they? I bet everyone in his lifetime, especially during heartbreaks, thinks of it. But alas! we don’t have the technology yet. The story jumps back, forth, reverse in time line and ends with the present. The film won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and Kate Winslet also received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.
Outrageously funny or add as many adjectives as you want to this movie. Sacha Baron Cohen as Admiral General Aladeen, dictator of the fictitious, rogue North African country the Republic of Wadiya is hilarious in portraying the character. You will get the feel of the dictatorship and its anti American view in a funny way.The way this guy do the accent is amicable. This is the heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Have you ever fantasized about meeting a stranger of opposite sex and spring up a love for her/him. This is the movie for you and it is one of the most romantic one. Two strangers meet in a train headed for Paris. The guy asks the girl to embark with him midway to her destination to enjoy his company for the night. For God knows if they will ever meet again. They get down and roam around the beautiful streets of Vienna. The movie is all about beautiful, true, honest and sweet conversations. It is romanticized by visiting different places, meeting interesting people and doing mischievous activities. You will want them to talk as much as they can because they only have the time BEFORE SUNRISE.
Bikes, exploration, adventure, rains, risks. If you find a part of yourself in any of these words, this is the movie for you. Most of us plan for these things all the time but always find an excuse to not execute it. However a traveler never waits for the right time; just like our protagonist. He leaves just before a semester to his medical degree. He and his friend desire to see most of the Latin America. They cover more than 14,000 km in four and a half months before Guevara’s heart transforms by seeing the disparity among different class of humans. They faced many challenges during their expedition, got helped and offered help to others. This story is on the memoir of one the greatest revolutionary Che Guevara. If you don’t know him you’ll find him on a lot of t-shirts. The movie is in Spanish but it doesn’t matter to a movie lover, subtitles are always there.
It’s a slow paced movie so sit with patience, coffee and snacks. It’s Friday, watch it and you’ll dying to kick off your bike this weekend. Travelling teaches us lot. If you want to find yourselves, lose yourselves to the unknown places.
It’s Olympic time and if you are in a sporty mood, go for this sports drama based on true events took place in 1971. It is the story of a black coach who had to handle a racially diverse team without losing a game else he would be fired. Coach boon (Denzel Washington) had the challenge of keeping the team motivated and going when half of the team was not ready to follow. You’ll get the idea here…
Blue Stanton: Coach we need a water break, we been out here all day!
Coach Boone: What did you say?
Blue Stanton: We need a water break sir.
Coach Boone: A water break? Water is for cowards. Water makes you weak. Water is for washing blood off that uniform and you don’t get no blood on my uniform, boy you must be outside yo mind! We are going to up-downs, until Blue is no longer tired, and thirsty.
Watch how he managed to survive, you’ll get a lesson or two.
The movie entertains throughout as well as inspires you to stick to your work ethics against all odds.
Those who have not seen Denzel much, just observe how often he repeates the questions before answering them.