Baaghi 2 – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Baaghi 2 – Review by Manisha Lakhe Hollywood gave us Rambo and his ilk in the late 80s. Bollywood seems to be still stuck there. Baaghi 2 is pure homage to these bad action flicks. It’s full of corny manufactured situations and characters, and dialog that make you choke on the cheese … Read full ...

Hichki – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Hichki – Review by Manisha Lakhe Take all the underdog students and hero teacher films and add a dose of Right To Education and a give the teacher Tourettes so we also learn to empathise with differently abled people. The film checks all the boxes of stereotypes and yet only a coupl… Read full review ...

Baa Baa Black Sheep – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Baa Baa Black Sheep – Review by Manisha Lakhe There’s an art teacher who lives a double life as an art forger. A henpecked dad who is really a contract killer. A politician who runs drugs and hence killing and looting. And sundry characters who are do random stuff to try and get these vastly ...

Raid – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Raid – Review by Manisha Lakhe An honest Income Tax officer leads a team in a raid to find hidden assets of a local heavy, a political leader, at his bungalow called ‘White House’. The dialog is tight, the good guys are as smart as the bad guys are clever, the danger seems real an… ...

Veerey Ki Wedding – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Veerey Ki Wedding – Review by Manisha Lakhe That there is a wedding, is given. And having Jimmy Shergill in the film gives it the half star it has earned. Jimmy bhai is earnest, but he has done this role so often, this film offers nothing new. The music is decent, but you’ve heard it ...

Pari – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Pari – Review by Manisha Lakhe The hallmark of a good scary movie is that the scares come at you from all sides, fast and furious and do not allow you to breathe. This movie is slow to create the scary world, and even though you enjoy it, it takes too long to actually make ...