Airlift (2016)

Director: Raja Krishna Menon Starring: Akshay Kumar, Nimrat Kaur During the presidency of Saddam Hussain, on August 2, 1990 the Iraqi Republican Guard overrsn Kuwait, forcing its government out of rule. This incident marked the beginning of the Persian Gulf War, which went on for almost six months and finally came to an end on February 28, 1991. In … Continue reading Airlift (2016)

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Solitude On Demand (2016) – Short Film

Director: Luca Zambianchi Starring: Gianfranco Boattini, James Foschi Synopsis: A man escapes from the chaos of the city and climbs on a hill in search of solitude. By a solitary tree, he will find it – in person. The Solitude, an anachronistic, eccentric and tongue-in-cheek being affected by sudden melancholic crises concerning his neglected profession; the man, … Continue reading Solitude On Demand (2016) – Short Film

The Revenant (2015)

Director: Alejandro Iñárritu Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson, Forrest Goodluck "I ain't afraid to die anymore. I'd done it already." According to Merriam-Webster, a revenant is “one that returns after death or a long absence.” So, Birdman director Alejandro Iñárritu’s latest film is aptly named, as it is based upon Hugh Glass, an … Continue reading The Revenant (2015)

Joy (2015)

Director: David O Russell Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Édgar Ramírez, Diane Ladd, Virginia Madsen, Isabella Rossellini, Bradley Cooper The best biographical-drama films always show the person of interest in many different lights; he or she is never shown as “perfect” for the audience. Joy doesn’t follow this trend, and that’s one of its … Continue reading Joy (2015)

The Hateful Eight (2015)

Director: Quentin Tarantino Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tim Roth, Walton Goggins, Demián Bichir, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern “When John Ruth the Hangman catches you…you hang!” Tarantino and his dream team, consisting of an outstanding cast, the masterful scorer Ennio Morricone, and cinematographer Robert Richard (with whom Tarantino has worked on Kill … Continue reading The Hateful Eight (2015)