It’s Entertainment

How to abuse the freedom that you just got in the absence of your sitter, in It’s Entertainment. Why? And why not? I know it’s not “To be or not to be” but still it fits perfectly in the writer and director duo Farhad and Sajid’s debut film It’s Entertainment. Though I see eye to…

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All The Best

How to know what you’re putting out there and how will it be perceived, in All The Best. Every single joke of the film emerges from the characteristics of the characters that keeps explaining the characters to its audience. This is a standard manual on “how to write jokes”. Yet one of the best tricks…

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Golmaal Series

How to be so self-focused and happy with yourself, in Golmaal. So this is the double edged sword of the Golmaal franchise. It starts on with some hard work and equal amounts of fun, balancing it out on the screen. Now, this fun seems like it is occurring more off screen than on. In the…

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Bol Bachchan

How to cheat, but not to actually cheat, by confessing the crime and lawyering up for honesty, in Bol Bachchan. It is good to upgrade to what you predecessor has or had. Or is it?. It is good to even impersonate every beat of that drama. Better to even address that they are drawing their…

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Singham

How to roar, loud and clear, with simple motivation and simpler solution, in Singham. What a joy to watch to insanely sensible actors, characters go head to head on screen just to impress you. And if I had one word to describe Rohit Shetty’s Singham, it is that. Impressive. Frame by frame, Rohit brings his…

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Sincerely Louis CK

How to speak about the somber truth and learn to laugh at yourself, in Sincerely Louis CK. The performer, writer, editor and director Louis CK’s new special titled Sincerely, is sincerely a dedication to everyone he thanks at the end of his show. And for the most part of it, it is everyone. And as…

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Jerry Seinfield: 23 Hours To Kill

How to be yourself and introduce your new self and be yourself, in Jerry Seinfield: 23 Hours To Kill. The writer and director Jerry Seinfield’s 23 Hours To Kill is a welcome back with a warm hug and a pat on your back. I am going to be honest, though I find Jerry funny, I…

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Ben-Hur: A Tale Of The Christ

How to be so large and still rely upon such minute details, in Ben-Hur: A Tale Of The Christ. The director Fred Niblo’s Ben-Hur: A Tale Of The Christ is an odd tale. I mean, it’s a known tale, a great tale. But it felt somehow different to me. And I couldn’t particularly point my…

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RJ Dhvanit

How to be adaptable and preach to be adaptive, by RJ Dhvanit. The only Radio Jockey that I know and would want to know about, Dhvanit Thaker, pops up on Mirchi Station, in the morning, wishing us good morning. Dhvanit has such a magnetic grammar and command over not just the language but languages. And…

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