Stories By 'OBIE SHRESTHA'
Watching two new films back-to-back—both pertaining, broadly, to the realm of supernatural fiction, but utterly dissimilar in most other ways—has made for some interesting observations.
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Just call Steven Soderbergh the Boy Who Cried Retirement. Back in 2013, the director had announced he would no longer be making films.
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Owing to its roots in real life, the gentle way in which it tweaks formula, and some terrific performances, The Big Sick leaps over most rom-com pitfalls to offer a moving honest and funny portrait of a couple’s first wobbly steps together
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You can’t really accuse Ayushmann Khurrana of ever being risk-averse. In his few short years on screen,
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From what I could tell from watching the promos, it didn’t really seem like the new A Gentleman, directed by Raj and DK, had very much going for it.
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There’s no two ways about it: Baby Driver is cool. Right from the very first scene—in which we’re introduced to Ansel Elgort’s titular getaway driver and the band of miscreants he just so happens to be chauffeuring around town at the time—the film drips with a distinctive style and rhythm.
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