Malayalam movie reviews

Ambili Review: a movie that wants to spread positivity

Posted by Web Desk on August 10, 2019

The second film of Johnpaul George, Ambili is also an affecting tale of compassion similar to his debut outing Guppy. In terms of the ultimate feel, it gives to the audience also the movie is pretty similar to Guppy. Predictability is there f

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Kalki Review: a movie without any unique aspirations

Posted by Web Desk on August 9, 2019

[Google ds] There was a lack of the typical adrenalin rush in the trailer of the movie Kalki. If you have also felt that way, the movie Kalki is pretty much an extension of that. The character traits of the hero had ample potential to make him

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Ormayil Oru Shishiram Review: film with a relatable aspect

Posted by Web Desk on August 4, 2019

There is one father-son dynamic in the new Malayalam movie Ormayil Oru Shishiram directed by Vivek Aryan. That aspect of this film was actually a relatable and sensible take on a practical scenario. But whats difficult to digest here is the l

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Fancy Dress Review: simply a bland movie no purpose

Posted by Web Desk on August 2, 2019

Fancy Dress produced by Guinness Pakru and directed by Ranjith SKaria is simply a bland movie no purpose. The heavily clichéd movie that can be predicted very easily is an insult to the basic intelligence of a common man. The only thing th

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Margamkali Review: nothing more than a half-baked skit

Posted by Web Desk on August 2, 2019

Margamkali is directed by Sreejith Vijayan who previously made the Kunchacko Boban starrer Kuttanadan Marpappa. If you are someone who is okay with such a movie, then his new film Margamkali may work for you as a passable comedy. I wasnt a huge f

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Thanneermathan Dinangal Review: a genuine entertainer

Posted by Web Desk on July 26, 2019

The beauty of the new Malayalam movie Thanneer Mathan Dinangal directed by debutant Girish AD is how beautifully they have created characters. This is not a movie that is driven by a huge central conflict. But by capturing the texture of plus

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Janamaithri Review: a really enjoyable film for Aadu lovers

Posted by Web Desk on July 19, 2019

The new Friday Film House production, Janamaithri is one film that would remind you of the franchise that sort of worked for the same production house, Aadu. In totality, this new movie from debutante John Manthrickal is a beta version of Aad

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Marconi Mathai Review: a movie which is tough to sit through

Posted by Web Desk on July 13, 2019

Marconi Mathai from Sanil Kalathil will give you a clear idea about how bizarre a movie will look if it doesnt demand a particular kind of treatment that the director is trying to forcefully include. Its a movie that tries to stretch an extre

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Sathyam Paranja Visawsikkuvo Review: a good social satire

Posted by Web Desk on July 13, 2019

Sajeev Pazhoors second script, Sathyam Paranja Visawsikkuvo directed by G Prajith is an interesting social satire. The movie has two tones. One is the personal journey of its hero Suni and the other is the satiric take on societal behavior. W

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Shubharathri Review: an excessively melodramatic one

Posted by Web Desk on July 6, 2019

If you belong to that category of viewers who just wants a message in the film, then the new movie Shubharathri from director Vysan KP may work for you. But if you have any regard for things like nuance and craft, then this movie can annoy to

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Pathinettam Padi Review: half-baked yet visually enticing

Posted by Web Desk on July 5, 2019

The randomness one can sense in the new movie Pathinettam Padi, directed by Shankar Ramakrishnan is its major disadvantage. Within its huge runtime of roughly two hours and forty minutes, it is trying to address multiple issues in the education s

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Evidey Review: predictable, melodramatic and preachy

Posted by Web Desk on July 5, 2019

The story-credit of the new movie Evidey is given to the fabulous writer duo Bobby and Sanjay. Bobby and Sanjay have admitted that they will sit and write a script if the idea sort of excites them frequently. After watching the KK Rajeev dire

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Luca Review: a movie with an idea that needed better writing

Posted by Web Desk on June 28, 2019

On paper, the new Arun Bose movie Luca is a very compelling thriller. It has an exciting structuring of three different narratives. But the pacing and the plotting of this movie is problematic. The charm this movie deserved was not there in t

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Kakshi Amminippilla Review: a no-nonsense smart satire

Posted by Web Desk on June 28, 2019

Much like the Eid hit Thamaasha, the new Asif Ali movie Kakshi Amminippilla is a social satire about the stereotypical concepts of the society about things like beauty, marriage, etc. The movie has body shaming as one of its issues, but the u

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And The Oskar Goes To Review: a watchable movie

Posted by Web Desk on June 21, 2019

The trailer of the movie And The Oskar Goes To was an extremely disappointing one. But if your expectations are pretty low seeing that trailer, this movie may surprise you by being much better than it seemed to be. The movie is not devoid of

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Unda Review: it will make you think about the comfort you enjoy

Posted by Web Desk on June 14, 2019

Khalid Rahmans new movie Undas promos had striking thematic resemblances with the Hindi movie Newton. But Khalid Rahman and writer Harshad make this movie look like a better adaptation in terms of content covered and the approach here is very

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My Great Grandfather Review: a sloppy comedy drama

Posted by Web Desk on June 8, 2019

It is really a sad thing to see an actor like Jayaram having no plans to evolve according to the times. His new movie My Great Grandfather with director Aneesh Anwar is a poorly written sloppy comedy that just tries to repeat the humor bits t

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Virus Review: a brilliant real-life based thriller

Posted by Web Desk on June 7, 2019

Focusing on the correct aspect of a real-life event has a lot to do with the success of films that are based on such events. The writers of the new Aashiq Abu movie Virus have managed to find that sweet spot and the movie Virus is an engaging

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Thamaasha Review: very much delightful and relatable

Posted by Web Desk on June 6, 2019

Finding the real beauty in a human being is always a philosophy that people rarely applies in real life. The wonderful new comedy by director Ashraf Hamza, Thamaasha is one hilarious comedy that portrays this concept in the sweetest and warme

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Children’s Park Review: a forgettable film nothing special in it

Posted by Web Desk on June 6, 2019

When you watch the new Shafi movie Children's Park, you will find yourself giggling for laughs. But if you ask me whether you will remember any of the jokes for which you laughed inside the theater when you come out of this movie, I would say

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