Tag: moviereview

Shhh…It’s About A Woman’s Freedom

  "What are you so afraid of?" (W.R.T. women's freedom), asks a woman from the film, ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’. A friend stated that she disliked the movie as it portrayed women wanting nothing more than to satisfy their sexual needs. Although the plot generously made use of sex as a recurrent theme, in my opinion, it worked … Continue reading Shhh…It’s About A Woman’s Freedom


A Teenage Flick That Got It Right

Name: The Edge of Seventeen Director: Kelly Fermon Craig Cast: Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson Release Date: November 18, 2016 As soon as I found out that Hailee Steinfeld received a Golden Globe nomination for the movie The Edge of Seventeen, I barfed. Since when do actors from teenage flicks get nominated for elite awards? After … Continue reading A Teenage Flick That Got It Right

To La La Land, We Go

Title: La La Land Release Date: November 9, 2016 Director: Damien Chazelle Lead Cast: Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone The film does justice to the line- “The greatest love stories are the ones that don't play out.” The ending of the film left me with a tug of war between the Romantic Idealist/ The Dreamer … Continue reading To La La Land, We Go