For Marriage Story to succeed, a lot of it depends on the quality of acting from the leads. And this is perhaps the single biggest achievement of the film. We get two incredible, heartbreaking and real performances from Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson.
Tying every knot together and not leaving any loose ends is so hard but Johnson manages that in Knives Out.
When you have so many people operating at their peak, the results are going to be magical.
As a film, Ford v. Ferrari becomes one that sets out to entertain us and it does its job beautifully.
Moothon has a number of interesting characters that get their moment to shine but it is Nivin Pauly’s Bhai that steals the show. The actor does things we’ve never seen him do.
The opening scene of Satyajit Ray’s Nayak does not show the titular hero’s face for some time. Uttam Kumar gets to take on us on a emotional roller-coaster while still maintaining a level of dignity that is aspirational.
Dolemite Is My Name benefits from its unique setting that lets it become an interesting and entertaining film.
A film like Kaithi is a showcase for what Tamil cinema can be. Thrilling, touching and more than anything else entertaining.
The first thought I had while watching Sonchiriya is that I should have seen this in the theaters. But more than anything, I am happy with the fact that such a film exists
I want to thank Vince Gilligan for deciding to revisit this world with El Camino. The film feels more like an extended episode of the show and that works well in my opinion.