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  • 22 hours ago | J Jagannath

    The Post: Steven Spielberg's hammy ode to journalism is a hack job

    Spielberg is expert at peddling sanctimonious pap, which is being eagerly lapped up, making it the third most successful movie at box office

  • 03-Feb-2018 | J Jagannath

    Losing the plot

    Khushbu is the solitary inspired casting in the movie as the step-mother with a golden heart who loves her step-son more than her own offspring

  • 19-Jan-2018 | J Jagannath

    What are we reading anyway?

    In such dire times, the incessant social media discourse and the flurry of think pieces on a New Yorker short story gives me immense hope for the world

  • 06-Jan-2018 | J Jagannath

    Best scenes of 2017: Part III

    Concluding part of my ongoing list of the best scenes of 2017

  • 22-Dec-2017 | J Jagannath

    Best scenes of 2017: Part II

    Moments of unalloyed brilliance in 2017 from Norwegian teen drama to a comedy about a single mother in Boston

  • 09-Dec-2017 | J Jagannath

    Best scenes of 2017: Part I

    The movie Brawl in Cell Block 99 has set a high benchmark for hand-to-hand combat fights

  • 24-Nov-2017 | J Jagannath

    Two new seriously funny TV shows: American Vandal and SMILF

    The series came out at a time when it became an open secret that influential men in the American entertainment industry just can't keep it zipped up

  • 10-Nov-2017 | J Jagannath

    Reel view: The kids aren't all right

    Felicite is about the eponymous lead character in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa

  • 27-Oct-2017 | J Jagannath

    Oddly mesmerising

    Baumbach's latest is about three bickering siblings getting together to care for their father who is an ageing, self-absorbed artist manque

  • 14-Oct-2017 | J Jagannath

    TV bingeing this Diwali

    A list of few TV series to binge watch during the festive season

  • 29-Sep-2017 | J Jagannath

    Superheroes of Newton and Spyder

    In its 100-minute duration, Masurkar has woven a yarn-and-a-half, told with the perfect lightness of touch

  • 16-Sep-2017 | J Jagannath

    Pop culture triumphs

    The movie says crime pays but also conveys that too much greed can be detrimental

  • 01-Sep-2017 | J Jagannath

    Letting the devil win

    Too much happened in this season too soon

  • 18-Aug-2017 | J Jagannath

    Single lives matter

    Impose an entry fee on single men but blanket ban means missing the woods for the trees

  • 04-Aug-2017 | J Jagannath

    Art-ing in NYC

    Culture consumption in New York is always exhaustive and never exhausting

  • 21-Jul-2017 | J Jagannath

    Denver cinema

    It's heartwarming to see new foreign cinema being shown at every American city, says J Jagannath

  • 08-Jul-2017 | J Jagannath

    Museum going

    It was the most surreal experience of my life to enter the main lobby of the National Gallery of Art

  • 24-Jun-2017 | J Jagannath

    Small-town India: G Kutta Se, Angamaly Diaries and A Death in the Gunj

    Massey's disposition of someone being consumed by his unending torment is perfect

  • 09-Jun-2017 | J Jagannath

    Not woke enough

    My heart bleeds when I see that a well-intentioned story is botched up for monetary reasons

  • 27-May-2017 | J Jagannath

    Baahubali mania: Mindless frenzy around the Prabhas film is a worrying sign

    While S S Rajamouli hogs headlines, Dadasaheb Phalke winner Vishwanath is relegated to the footnotes

  • 12-May-2017 | J Jagannath

    Dotage dramas

    Movies like Mukti Bhawan and Pa Paandi are essential lessons in filial responsibilities

  • 29-Apr-2017 | J Jagannath

    Movie review: Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion is a colossal bore

    Beneath its dazzling veneer, this emperor has no clothes

  • 14-Apr-2017 | J Jagannath

    Poetic existence

    The movie has Adam Driver as the eponymous character who drives a bus in New Jersey's Paterson

  • 01-Apr-2017 | J Jagannath

    Howling fantods

    Three movies in the recent past gave me the howling fantods

  • 17-Mar-2017 | J Jagannath

    J Jagannath: Superhero marathon

    'Baahubali' is the closest to a proper super hero Indian cinema has produced after 'Mr India'