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Justice League: What do the mid-credits and post-credits scenes mean
Sun, Nov 19, 2017

You must have stayed for the two scenes that appear after Justice League. Here we will take a look at what the two scenes mean and whether they portend anything in DC Extended Universe.

Marvel’s The Punisher: First impressions
Sat, Nov 18, 2017

Initial episodes of The Punisher, at least, look promising, boosted primarily by Bernthal's performance. Jon Bernthal is about perfect as Punisher. The pacing is good, too. This series is streaming on Netflix.

Justice League: What we liked and didn’t like in this Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot film
Sat, Nov 18, 2017

No matter how bad the CGI is (it is pretty bad, honestly), no matter how unimpressive the villain is, just witnessing those iconic superheroes like Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman was enough.

Justice League: Know more about Aquaman, The Flash, Cyborg, Steppenwolf and Darkseid
Wed, Nov 15, 2017

We already know Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman, but some of you might be unaware about the new additions. Also, not everybody knows just who the hell is this Steppenwolf as he is far from DC's most famous villain. Well, we are here to help.

Justice League jukebox: Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot film’s soundtrack is all about nostalgia
Mon, Nov 13, 2017

Justice League may still be a few days away, but you can now listen to its entire soundtrack on YouTube. The background score is composed by Danny Elfman who has done it once again with this stirringly beautiful score incorporating classic Superman theme (John Williams) and his own Batman theme.

The Justice League-Avengers crossover movie we deserve
Fri, Nov 17, 2017

If the two studios joined hands and launched a shared franchise with the superheroes of both Avengers and Justice League, wouldn't that be awesome? If that sounds absolutely ridiculous, there is precedent in comics.

Thor Ragnarok is a game-changer for Marvel and these 5 reasons explain why
Mon, Nov 06, 2017

Despite the rushed ending, and a couple of rough edges, Thor: Ragnarok is a marvellously thrilling, exciting and dynamic adventure. This film is a game-changer not just in the Thor franchise, but also in the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Read why.

Justice League: New clips shed light on the superheroes and its big villain Steppenwolf
Mon, Nov 06, 2017

The clips shed light primarily on characters, including the heroes of the Justice League (Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg), their enemy and invader Steppenwolf and supporting characters like Jim Gordon and Alfred Pennyworth. Let's have a look at each clip.

10 TV shows to binge-watch in November: Band of Brothers, Star Trek: Discovery, Madam Secretary, Master of None and more
Wed, Nov 01, 2017

You are spoiled for choice if you love watching TV shows like I do. Now the dilemma is not what-to-watch, rather it is what-not-to-watch. This is a list of TV shows that you should watch in November. These include Big Mouth, The Strain, Person of Interest and Master of None among others.

Is there anything good about Stranger Things?
Mon, Oct 30, 2017

Look, if I wanted to enjoy a story in which children take on supernatural threats, I'd read Harry Potter or Stephen King's 'It' again, or maybe watch 'The Goonies', the film from which Stranger Things draws a lot of references.

Halloween 2017: These 10 horror TV shows will give you the creeps
Tue, Oct 31, 2017

Even if you are not really interested in the festivities, you can still enjoy Halloween - right in your bedroom. Curl up in your bed, keep a cup of coffee in your hands, log into your favourite digital entertainment platform and binge on these shows!

Top 10 horror movies you should watch this Halloween on Netflix
Sat, Oct 28, 2017

This Halloween, we are spoiled for choice when it comes to what horror movies to watch. For those of us lucky enough to have a Netflix subscription, you have a multitude of options that are a few clicks away. We are here to present you a list of top 10 horror movies streaming on Netflix.

Classic video game Contra to get a movie adaptation and we are super nostalgic. Watch teaser
Sat, Oct 28, 2017

It appears a movie is going to be made on Contra, 30 years after the first iteration of the game was released in 1987. And due to that longing, and nostalgic feeling, I am excited about it. But what to do about the story? The teaser (embedded) does not really reveal anything.

Thor Ragnarok: Mighty Thor vs the Incredible Hulk, who will win in the big fight?
Sat, Oct 28, 2017

Thor is really, really powerful with Mjolnir, but he is still a force to be reckoned with without his hammer. However, he is up against the Green Goliath. A being with nearly limitless strength who gets stronger the angrier he gets.

Justice League international trailer: Move over Hela, DC’s villain Steppenwolf gives shivers. Watch video
Fri, Oct 27, 2017

Justice League superheroes are godlike in their powers. So they do need a proper villain to really feel threatened as there will not be a need to fight as a team then. . It has Steppenwolf (played by Ciarán Hinds) wreaking destruction on Earth. The movie will release on November 16.

1922 review: Stephen King horror novella’s Netflix adaptation suffers from tedious pace
Sat, Oct 28, 2017

1922 is a decent watch primarily because of a strong central performance by Thomas Jane, but the source material does not have enough matter to make a feature film. The result is a clumsily paced film that shines in parts but falls short of 'Gerald's Game', another Stephen King adaptation.

Justice League: Explore the story of Cyborg, watch video
Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Makers of Justice League have released a short video introducing the character of Cyborg, one of DC's most enigmatic characters. He is a half man and half machine. Or as the caption of the video says, "Half man. Half machine. All Super Hero." Justice League releases on November 17.

Phantom Thread trailer: Daniel Day-Lewis’ last film is a fashion drama, watch video
Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Phantom Thread is a much-awaited film, and the reason isn't just because moviegoers are interested in its premise. It is anticipated mostly because it is going to be legendary British actor Daniel Day-Lewis's last movie of the career.

Remembering Om Puri: Why this late artiste matters
Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Om Puri straddled the two forms of cinema - parallel and mainstream - with uncanny ease. He was perfect both in ordinary Joe roles in Indie films and also larger-than-life figures in commercial films. If not for his untimely death on January 6 this year, this legendary thespian would have been 67 today.

Black Panther trailer: Witness the unique fighting style of this enigmatic superhero
Mon, Oct 16, 2017

he new Black Panther trailer is here! In Marvel Cinematic Universe, the character, also known as T'Challa, first appeared in Captain America: Civil War and will also appear in Avengers: Infinity War. The film is slated to be released on February 16, 2018.

Five lesser known Netflix originals you should watch
Sun, Oct 15, 2017

You can never be bored when you have a Netflix subscription. Netflix originals like Narcos and House of Cards themselves are enough to satisfy your entertainment needs, and you rarely have to move beyond them. But Netflix has a few hidden gems like these that are equally worth watching.

Watch New Mutants trailer: The first scary X-Men film is here
Fri, Oct 13, 2017

If you ever wanted to see a cross between a superhero fare and a horror film, you are in luck. New Mutants is the latest in the long line of X-Men films, 11th to be precise. Like all X-Men films, it is based on Marvel's comics, but director Josh Boone has added his own twist to it.

Star Wars The Last Jedi trailer: Five key takeaways 
Tue, Oct 10, 2017

As far as trailers go, the trailer of Star Wars The Last Jedi was pretty solid - full of ambiguities and hints and as to what's to come. So, let's make an attempt to glean what we can about the movie from the trailer. The movie which will not be out until December 15

Happy Gandhi Jayanti: 5 movies on Gandhi you must binge watch today
Mon, Oct 02, 2017

Many renowned filmmakers have tried to portray Mahatma Gandhi on the big screen. On Mahatma Gandhi's birthday today, here is the list of five top movies that were made on him. There is no particular order, but Richard Attenborough's Ben Kingsley starrer Gandhi will always be on top.

Gerald’s Game review: This Netflix adaptation of Stephen King’s book is one of the darkest films you will ever see
Sun, Oct 01, 2017

There are few movies that manage to outdo their source material. There are fewer still movies that are based on a Stephen King book and still manage to outdo the source material. Netflix original film Gerald's Game, directed by Mike Flanagan, is one such movie.

Top Hollywood movie trailers you should watch this week
Sun, Oct 01, 2017

Trailers have a huge responsibility. A bad trailer may ruin an excellent movie and a good trailer may make a bad movie successful. An ideal trailer should reveal just enough to get the excitement up, nothing more. Do these trailers of movies like The Darkest Hour and Father Figures hold up well?

Top 10 TV shows you should watch this October
Wed, Oct 11, 2017

October a month of holidays and even if you do not celebrate Dussehra you can still have a lot of fun. Just watch or rather binge on these TV shows that are available on all the three popular digital entertainment platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hotstar.

Happy birthday Shaan: Celebrate this singer’s birthday by listening to these songs
Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Happy birthday Shaan: This versatile singer began his career by singing one line in the song "Kitni Hai Pyari Pyari Dosti Hamari" from the 1989 movie 'Parinda'. But over the years, he has given us many hit numbers like Tanha Dil, Woh Pehli Baar, to Chand Sifarish. Here is a list.

Thor Ragnarok gets a new trailer: Doctor Strange warns Thor that he has a dire future
Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Thor: Ragnarok releases on November 3. The premise of Thor: Ragnarok is simple. The goddess of death in Norse mythology, Hela (Cate Blanchett), invades Asgard and pulverises Thor's hammer Mjolnir. Thor then joins Hulk, Valkyrie and Loki to make a improvised team to fight Hela and reclaim Asgard.

Why Breaking Bad is a landmark in television
Fri, Sep 29, 2017

AMC's crime drama Breaking Bad's series finale aired four years ago today. It was mainly an examination of a single character played by Bryan Cranston. His journey from a meek chemistry teacher to the ruthless Heisenberg is what this show is all about. The term gets thrown around a lot, but Breaking Bad really is a masterpiece.

Watch the trailer of this amazing HBO documentary on Steven Spielberg
Sun, Sep 24, 2017

Steven Spielberg was rated by Empire magazine as the greatest director of all time. What makes him great? How did he become great? You can see for yourself in this upcoming documentary titled 'Spielberg' that will premiere on HBO on October 7.

After It comes Netflix’s 1922, another scary as hell Stephen King adaptation
Sat, Sep 23, 2017

Soon after Pennywise creeped us out in It, now comes 1922. 1922, an upcoming Netflix movie, will premiere on October 20. It is based on the novella of the same name that was published in a collection called Full Dark, No Stars in 2010.

Supernatural season 13 trailer: Dean and Sam grapple with Lucifer’s son
Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Supernatural is basically about Winchester brothers Sam and Dean, who protect mankind from supernatural threats. That includes demons, vampires, wendigos and in one episode even a rakshasa. The 13th season of the show will see the Winchester brothers grappling with Lucifer's son.

Five religious movies that created controversy
Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Jennifer Lawrence starrer 'Mother!' is not the first religion themed Hollywood film to create controversy. Previously there have been a lot of films like The Exorcist, The Last Temptation of Christ, director of 'Mother!'s own Noah that have drawn criticism from religious circles.

Emmy 2017 nominations: Where you can watch the top American shows in India
Sat, Sep 16, 2017

Now thanks to services like Hotstar, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, you can watch the top American TV shows in India. Here we list all the Primetime Emmy 2017 nominations that you can watch in India. Some of these shows are Westworld, The Night Of, This is Us, and The Crown.

Game of Thrones animated history: Watch this rich backstory of the Targaryens
Fri, Sep 15, 2017

With the Blu-ray release of Game of Thrones season 7 will come a 45 minute animated history of the Seven Kingdoms. The first chapter of the history tells the origins of the Targaryens and how they came to dominated Westeros. The Blu-ray edition will be out on December 12.