Malayalam movie reviews

Y movie review - a convincing thriller

Posted by Web Desk on November 18, 2017

Sunil Ibrahims new movie Y, is a convincing thriller. The plot of the film is built around a theme that isnt completely novel. But the way they have approached this theme by keeping the realism in a very sensible zone makes this movie a satisfyin

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Punyalan Private Limited review: fine idea lost in execution

Posted by Web Desk on November 17, 2017

Punyalan Private Limited is Ranjith Sankar's attempt to try the social justice theme which usually gets executed in huge budgets by directors like Sankar. The sequel to the 2013 movie Punyalan Agarbattis, this movie is trying a little too muc

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Hello Dubaikaran review: just a series of rotten jokes

Posted by Web Desk on November 10, 2017

When you try to stuff in every frame with some kind of comedy to make a movie a comedy entertainer a film like Hello Dubaikkaran is born. Directed by Hrishri Baburaj and Harishree Yousuf, this movie is a test of patience as the film makers are cl

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Overtake Malayalam movie review

Posted by Web Desk on November 5, 2017

1971 movie Duel was a classic. Because that television movie marked the beginning of a legendary film make whom we all now know as Steven Spielberg. He made that film on a constrained budget and schedule with limited technical advancement. And to

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Goodalochana movie review

Posted by Web Desk on November 3, 2017

The major problem with the new Thomas Sebastian film Goodalochana is the weak script of the movie written by the main lead of the movie, Dhyan Sreenivasan. A plot that could have been an okay one-time fun watch gets derailed and distracted due to

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Viswa Vikhyatharaya Payyanmaar movie review

Posted by Web Desk on October 27, 2017

The grandeur of the name and the content of the movie Viswa Vikhyatharaya Payyanmar have no connection. A story about a group of youngsters is as tacky as it can get. This movie has a script that doesnt know where to focus properly and by the end

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Villain Review: An emotional thriller with a stale script

Posted by Web Desk on October 27, 2017

B Unnikrishnan has used some of the familiar one liners we have heard in English movies in his new movie Villain to make it look like a sophisticated cinema that analyses the emotional state of characters deeply. But this film is not trying to ma

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Aakashamittayee - A family drama with a message

Posted by Web Desk on October 21, 2017

If having a message is your only concern about a family drama, Aakashamittayee starring Jayaram is one movie you would find enjoyable. The film deals with the issues in parenting. While the issue it addresses has relevance, the making here is ver

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Kaattu movie review - the plot and characters will indulge you

Posted by Web Desk on October 13, 2017

The 161 minutes long duration of Kaattu is a bit too much for us to tolerate. But on the brighter side, we can say that they have somewhat justified that length in the movie as it has been utilized to establish the equation between two of the piv

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LavaKusha Review: a non-boring film that will make you laugh

Posted by Web Desk on October 12, 2017

The idea of LavaKusha is pretty wafer thin. But you still will find it as a passable movie because of the humor it instills in each scene. Written by Neeraj Madhav and directed by Gireesh Mano, LavaKusha depends highly on the performance and wit

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Solo review - an average flick

Posted by Web Desk on October 5, 2017

The identity Bejoy Nambiar has created about himself as a filmmaker is that of a director who use the visuals to tell the tale with less verbal explanations. Even though his films have not got received overwhelmingly, this style factor kept him a

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Sherlock Toms Review: a funny ride through a bumpy way

Posted by Web Desk on September 30, 2017

Shafi is known for making humorous cinemas, not brainless ones, which can be watched along with the whole family. Thus, obviously, we all expect one another clean family entertainer, like Kalyanaraman and Two Countries, when he announces a ne

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Udaharanam Sujatha Review: a pleasant positive cinema

Posted by Web Desk on September 28, 2017

Udaharanam Sujatha is the official remake of the 2016 movie Amma Kanakku / Nil Battey Sannata by Ashwini Iyer Tiwari. This Phantom Praveen version of that movie has done justice to its original by staying close to the emotional core of that f

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Ramaleela Review: a tad better than recent Dileep movies

Posted by Web Desk on September 28, 2017

There are a lot of dialogues and situations in the film Ramaleela that will make you wonder how this much of coincidence can happen in a script. The on screen and off screen resemblance in terms of character conflicts cannot be criticized for

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Pokkiri Simon review - A film for Vijay Fans

Posted by Web Desk on September 22, 2017

The formula of making an entertainer had this idea of creating a lot of humor in the beginning and stuffing some social preach at the end to make it look like a relevant film. Pokkiri Simon from Jojo Antony which tells the story about a diehard f

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Parava Review: a feel good movie with a candid story

Posted by Web Desk on September 21, 2017

The promos had pigeon racing as its main agenda. But in reality pigeons are just an outlook of this movie that deals mainly with human emotions at its core. Soubin Shahirs visual sense of narration is the main attraction of this feel good cinema

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Matchbox Malayalam movie Review

Posted by Web Desk on September 15, 2017

A brittle script that tries to repeat the ever familiar love at first sight story; that is the new Malayalam movie Matchbox. It is a theme that needs a lot of improvisation and authenticity in pitching. But Sivaram Mony and his writers are not so

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Adam Joan review : A watchable thriller

Posted by Web Desk on September 1, 2017

The emotional arch and sensibilities of all the characters in Jinu Abrahams Adam Joan are understandable. That is possibly the one thing that makes this thriller a watchable one. Made as a thriller with emotional elements, Adam Joan has weak poin

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Pullikkaran Staraa review : a lackluster affair

Posted by Web Desk on September 1, 2017

When the story of the movie has no conflicts, it becomes difficult for us to identify its purpose. Pullikkaran Staraa, directed by 7th-day fame Shyamdhar is a movie that talks about the bachelorhood of 40+ guy who is a teacher trainer. With caric

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Njandukalude Naattil Oridavela Review: a soulful family movie

Posted by Web Desk on September 1, 2017

Creating a space through the characters and conveying something emotional is sometimes the purpose of a cinema and Njandukalude Naattil Oridavela directed by debutant Althaf Salim has done just that. Last year we had Anuraga Karikkin Vellam and N

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