Deadpool : the ‘IN’ movie

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Raazi: beyond Caricatures of War

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October: poem packaged in a movie ..

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Fukrey Returns Sequels of movies as a audience are harder to watch. Now many actors, directors, complain that making a sequel is a difficult because of the expectations burden. However as an audience member, I can testify that, if you go by the history of sequels in Hindi cinema, the expectation bar is very low!, …

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“अरे समीर, आज कसा काय आलास?”, काकूंनी विचारले. चेहऱ्यावरचे हावभाव बघितले तर कळाले नसते की नक्की प्रश्न कोणाला पडला आहे, काकूंना की समीरला! नेहमीप्रमाने चेतनने दोन्ही पार्टीना अंधारात ठेवले होते. चेतन समीरला “तू ये” एवढेच बोलला होता आणि चेतन बोलवत आहे म्हणजे काहीतरी timepass च असणार, या हिशोबाने समीरपण आला. त्यामुळे उत्तर काय द्याचे समीरला …

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The heart that Arsenal displayed in match against Manchester United was of a different zone. Can’t believe the same team got run over by Liverpool, gave a scintillating performance. The spirit, the grit, the character, was superlative. Some say I am an eternal optimist, however what I have seen from Arsenal in the last few …

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From 1995 to 2005, this would have been the marquee clash, title decider, however things have moved on, and today may be a Manchester City v Spurs is elevated to that level. But with the form of Manchester City, and slip ups from Spurs, Chelsea, Liverpool, the likelihood of a title decider this season are …

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Huddersfield Town were at the receiving end of brilliance. That 5 minute period where Ozil came to life and just swept away the opposition, sublime, easy on the eye, beautiful football.   The cynics may say, he is doing it for the contract, for the big transfer, however since the Spurs game, Ozil and Sanchez …

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Leicester City That Magical seasonI I was one of the earliest adopters of the liecester dream, around late September 2015, all because of one man, Claudio Ranieri. The season, 2015-16 begun on a promising note for Arsenal, Arsene Wenger managed to get over the Murhinio Jinx for the first time, as Arsenal defeated Chelsea in …

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Qarib Qarib Singlle Single with a double ‘L’ (ironically double a is highlighting it!) is a very light hearted film. Nothing in the movie, is deep, nor does the movie pretend. Everything in the film is incomplete, the journey, the interactions with other characters, the catharsis that the character of Parvathy has is abrupt. The …

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Regardless of the history of Arsenal defeating Burnley in the last minute over since Burnley’s rise to the premier league, and that Alexis Sanchez has always either scored or assisted in those last minute wins, it still is nerve racking to watch a last minute penalty , three points at stake over a single kick …

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After Ittefaq, another movie trying to recreate a mystery from the past, ‘Murder on the Orient Express’. The difference, Ittefaq tried to re imagine the original plot, however Orient Express retains the original plot, however the flaws are similar. The new movie is sleek, with revamped characters, minor changes in the background story for each …

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Emergence Football is in a continuous flux, Just as Arsenal, Manchester United, Liverpool threatened to become permanent top clubs, with the odd Leeds, Newcastle, Chelsea, in competition for fourth place, we had the Abramovich era which changed the landscape. The La Liga has stagnated under the dominance of Real, Barca and Athletico, rendering most of …

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