Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Movie: Petromax
Language: Tamil
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Very light hearted funny horror drama...decent watch...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10987184/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Hero
Language: Tamil
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 5/10

Here and there some nice scenes and dialogs... but this is not enough for 2.5 hrs movie.... too preachy and illogical towards end....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10709232/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_7
Movie: Pokémon Detective Pikachu
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Run of the mill story and execution shadowed the good production values...Average flick
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5884052/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Point of No Return
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Decent action drama with typical 90's masala flavour...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0107843/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Monday, February 24, 2020

Movie: Dora and the Lost City of Gold
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Never heard any of the songs...
Some great dialogs and decent watch.
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7547410/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: CJ7
Language: Chinese
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 5/10

Average alien flick with too much of preaching... easily can miss this one...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0940709/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Language: English
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

A big WOW for the production values... other than that its soooooo lengthy and too much character building.... as the climax is twisted from truth the ending BANG is totally missed out....
In-between slept and rewind and watched again :)

For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7131622/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Carol
Language: English
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Charming and simple romantic drama...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2402927/?ref_=tt_urv
Movie: Mafia: Chapter 1
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 5/10

Stylish child's play... run of the mill story except the lead to the second part....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10594792/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Movie: Sagaa
Language: Tamil
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Juvenile crime drama, the execution is watchable and its more than expected one for this production value....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7938416/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Zombieland: Double Tap
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Ditto of first part... tried hard to add more fun elements... Enjoyable zombie action flick...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1560220/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: War
Language: Hindi
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Popcorn action entertainer...the action and dance sequence are ultimate.... Enjoyable watch...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7430722/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Movie: Sexmission
Language: Polish
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Nice funny sci-fi drama...comical over gender and the climax is ultimate...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0088083/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Movie: Varane Avashyamund
Language: Malayalam
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Feel good rom-com in an apartment...simple story and execution, the classic cast made this as grand drama...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11531530/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Monday, February 17, 2020

Movie: Oh My Kadavule
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Watchable romantic comedy drama with rewind twist....
The biggest problem is "every next scene is predictable"... got the feeling of watching a "already watched" movie
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11143108/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Friday, February 14, 2020

Movie: Jaanu
Language: Telugu
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 9/10

Faithful remake....Very tough job done brilliantly, the lead pairs well suit for the slow paced feel good drama....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9691336/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Movie: Maaya Theevu Ragasiyam
Language: Tamil
Source: Satellite TV
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Wow, the sets and camera tricks are so amazing.... story wise nice masala adventure one... worth the watch
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9048566/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Dhanusu Raasi Neyargalae
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 5/10

So amateur, still the lovers-goodbye conversation scene is so touching one... except that scene all are so amateur...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11143498/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Champion
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Watchable sports drama with gangster flavour....predictability is the problem...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8489916/?ref_=fn_tt_tt_16
Movie: Adutha Saattai
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Motive is good, but template is same as old one and the preaching tone is doubled... everyone is preaching instead of speaking...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11397836/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Movie: RK Nagar
Language: Tamil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Watchable movie...not good and not bad also...might be different cast could have justified the story...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7748196/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Urimai Kural
Language: Tamil
Source: Satellite TV
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Average village drama with brother sentiment... songs are classic...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0390587/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Ikiru
Language: Japanese
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 9/10

Must watch...Well crafted political drama with self realisation... the yesteryear political issues are still holds good for our current govt. offices....
The climax reveals the current social media generation...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044741/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_7
Movie: Rambo: Last Blood
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Templated (taken) action masala...No Rambo cont. mindless action with more gore... Good for action/Stallone lovers...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1206885/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Monday, February 10, 2020

Movie: Vaanam Kottattum
Language: Tamil
Media Partner: Nil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Watchable village family drama with revenge background....The mani ratnam touch and no boring moments makes this movie watchable....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11318228/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Friday, February 7, 2020

Movie: Vinaya Vidheya Rama
Language: Telugu
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 2/10

Still people making these kind of bad old masalas....it would be definitely fun to watch with bunch of friends (not Ram Charan fans) ....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8361196/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: It Chapter Two
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

The kids version was so scarier than this one...here the ghost comes and goes and do nothing....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7349950/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: The Music Box
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Fun guaranteed...Movie for both kids and adults... worth the watch
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0023251/?ref_=fn_al_tt_3
Movie: Departures - Okuribito
Language: Japanese
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 9/10

Wow, superb drama on rituals of life and death...Well deserved Oscar...
Its powerful and most importantly not boring....

For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1069238/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Movie: Anjaam Paathiraa
Language: Malayalam
Media Partner: Sun NXT
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Nice serial killer thriller investigative movie....Superb first half and nice climax...the reason makes the movie weaken.... Gore/brutal serial killer cant have the good motive....
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10717738/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Movie: Pather Panchali
Language: Bengali
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

WOW...real classic one with more documentary style... superb realistic drama... must watch...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048473/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi
Language: Telugu
Source: Satellite TV
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

One time watchable romance drama with bit more gentle flavour of triangle love angle...some time it goes bit more melodrama and we need to bear it...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7322816/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Raatchasi
Language: Tamil
Source: Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Decent drama with govt school atrocities...The masala flavour added with some logic, so it went well on heroism...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10431010/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2
Movie: The Night of the Hunter
Language: English
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Classic suspense thriller...Some shots are so good for the era, especially the underwater scene... worth the watch...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048424/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

Monday, February 3, 2020

Movie: The Silence
Language: Swedish
Media Partner: Nil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 5/10

BORING emotional drama, with some interesting scenes...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057611/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_6
Movie: Uyare
Language: Malayalam
Media Partner: Nil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 8/10

Superb must watch movie... special appreciation for completely avoiding the preaching tone... superb inspirational movie...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9271408/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Angry Birds Movie 2
Language: Tamil Dubbed
Media Partner: Nil
Source: Satellite TV/Amazon Prime
DialR4Review RATED 7/10

Good kids movie... and average enjoyable flick for adults...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6095472/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Movie: Annabelle Comes Home
Language: English
Media Partner: Nil
Source: Nil
DialR4Review RATED 6/10

Kind of repetitive...Has good horror moments but looks like everything is already watched...
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8350360/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_3