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NTR Kathanayakudu: A middling biopic of a demigod 

If the director had focused half of the energy he put into elevating an already larger-than-life figure, into writing his life and the drama in it effectively, the film would have worked better

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Jayadev: An outlandish tale

The biggest setback of the tale is its predictability and banal narration

01 Jul 2017

Duvvada Jagannadham: Strictly for Bunny fans

This Allu Arjun movie's duration is its undoing.

24 Jun 2017

Maragathamani: A ‘spirited’ ghost story

The sense of humour in this movie is one of the best this year has offered

17 Jun 2017

Ami Thumi: Clean comedy is back

The film is a two-hour-and-five-minute-long joy ride

10 Jun 2017

Mister: A big bore

A totally superficial take on relationships without any worthy investment in story or characters

01 Jun 2017

Rarandoi Veduka Chudham: Needless length, dreary narrative

The near bankruptcy of ideas and stories at Tollywood is reflected in the fact that even the big money bags which have not just money but even linage…

27 May 2017

Cheliya: A visual treat where roses overpower guns

Set against the backdrop of the Kargil war, Cheliya chronicles the love affair of Varun, an air-force officer, and Leela, a doctor. While Mani Ratnam’s…

08 Apr 2017

Guru: A sports drama that packs a punch

Indian sports dramas have a certain pattern to it. There’s a stern coach with a point to prove, after his playing career finished tragically many…

01 Apr 2017

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