Kshitij Rawat


Five reasons to watch Hereditary
Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Hereditary has been praised for upending horror tropes and eschewing jump scares. Instead the film relies on a slow burn horror and builds up to a whammy of a finale. The film is releasing on June 22 and here are five reasons why you should watch it.

Five reasons to watch Incredibles 2
Wed, Jun 20, 2018

The reviews of Incredibles 2 are great and the movie seems to have done enough to differentiate itself from other spandex stuff. But if you still need reasons to watch this film, here are five of them.

Aquaman: Everything we know about this DC film
Tue, Jun 19, 2018

We do not have a trailer yet for Aquaman, but recently a lot of new details were revealed that should keep DC fans happy until the trailer for this Jason Momoa film is out at this year's San Diego Comic-Con.

The T. rex runs too fast: Renowned paleontologist Steve Brusatte on Jurassic Park movies
Tue, Jun 19, 2018

American paleontologist Steve Brusatte interacted with indianexpress.com about the inaccuracies in dinosaurs' depiction in Jurassic Park films, our ever-expanding knowledge about them, the consequences of genetically recreating them and Indian dinosaurs.

Before Ocean’s 8 comes out, let us revisit Steve Soderbergh’s Ocean’s trilogy
Mon, Jun 18, 2018

Before Ocean's 8 releases in India, let us take a look at the Ocean's trilogy. All the Ocean's films are fast-paced entertainers that are not meant to possess profound ideas. Every film is harmless, popcorn piece of cinema.

Before Incredibles 2’s release, let’s look at the top 5 Pixar animated films
Mon, Jun 18, 2018

Pixar has continuously developed quality animated features that often have more depth in terms of characterisation and themes than live-action films. Their latest Incredibles 2 will hit Indian theatres on June 22. Here is a list of top 5 Pixar films.

Wonder Woman 1984: Everything we know about this DC sequel
Sun, Jun 17, 2018

Patty Jenkins directorial Wonder Woman, starring Gal Gadot in the lead role, became a phenomenon. Can Jenkins and Gadot recreate the magic? Here is everything we know about upcoming film Wonder Woman 1984.

Batman Begins: The birth of a legend
Sun, Jun 17, 2018

Batman Begins is centred around the theme of fear. It is a story of a man who decides to assume an identity based on the things he fears most: bats. He does not just overcome his fear, he transforms it into his strength.

Gal Gadot shares her look from Wonder Woman sequel
Sat, Jun 16, 2018

Gal Gadot, director Patty Jenkins and ex-CCO of DC Entertainment and producer Geoff Johns have been teasing the much-awaited sequel with hints of what's to come. The costume looks rather vivid, and has deep tones of the New 52 Wonder Woman.

Revisiting The Incredibles, and why Incredibles 2 is so eagerly awaited
Fri, Jun 15, 2018

As Incredibles 2's release date comes near, it is worth remembering what made 2004's The Incredibles such a phenomenon. Incredibles 2 will see Helen (Elastigirl) going out to do the work of supers, while Bob is left at home, caring for the children.

Game of Thrones prequel: George RR Martin reveals setting
Tue, Jun 12, 2018

HBO's megahit fantasy TV show Game of Thrones will air its final season next year. But the story of the detailed world built by almost-septuagenarian author George RR Martin will not end anytime soon. There will be as many as five prequels to the show.

Game of Thrones prequel: Here is what you can expect from the show
Sun, Jun 10, 2018

HBO recently announced that it has ordered a pilot for a Game of Thrones prequel. Along with the announcement came a short logline that gives a glimpse of things to come. Here is what we think it means.

It Chapter 2: Here is every actor cast in the ‘Loser’s Club’
Sun, Jun 10, 2018

The casting for adult actors who will essay protagonists in It: Chapter 2 is now finished. Isaiah Mustafa was cast in the role of Mike Hanlon. The sequel will also be directed by Andy Muschietti. It: Chapter 2 is slated to release on September 6, 2019.

Mission Impossible Fallout’s new teaser shows Tom Cruise and Henry Cavill battling it out
Sun, Jun 10, 2018

August Walker (Henry Cavill) is the hammer to Ethan Hunt's (Tom Cruise) scalpel. It is a battle between blunt force against precision. The choreography certainly looks great, although there is still no explanation of Cavill's air punches.

Ant-Man and the Wasp new teaser: Scott Lang boasts about being an Avenger
Sun, Jun 10, 2018

The MCU film Ant-Man and the Wasp continues the story of the former petty thief and now-superhero Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Hope van Dyne (Evangeline Lily), who will be seen as Wasp in the sequel. The film releases on July 6, 2018.

The Tale movie review: This gripping Jennifer Fox memoir is a disturbing but important film
Mon, Jun 11, 2018

Written and directed by Jennifer Fox, The Tale is based on her own experiences of child sexual abuse. This is no sanitised version of events. This is harsh reality laid bare - unsparing, unstinting.

First Man trailer: Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong takes one giant leap for mankind
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

First Man is being directed by Damien Chazelle, the man who also directed Ryan Gosling in Oscar-winning La La Land. Set in the 1960s, the film is based on the book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen.

Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse trailer: Miles Morales deals with daddy issues
Fri, Jun 08, 2018

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse looks beautifully animated. The aesthetic is like the Blade Runner series, only sleeker. The trailer also underlines why Spider-Man is so popular. It is because he has issues an everyday kid would face.

How to Train Your Dragon The Hidden World trailer: Toothless finds a girlfriend
Fri, Jun 08, 2018

Hiccup (once again voiced by Jay Baruchel) has created a Viking-dragon utopia, thus uniting old foes. We know how long utopias last for, don't we? A new threat is rising in the form of Grimmel. Oh, and Toothless gets a girlfriend.

How Jurassic Park changed Hollywood and our perspective of dinosaurs
Wed, Jun 06, 2018

Jurassic Park changed Blockbuster cinema. Use of CGI increased as filmmakers realised that the possibilities were endless. And voila, CGI is ubiquitous now. The film also transformed our notion of how dinosaurs looked and behaved.