Author: Harsh Dev

The Fifth Estate | Movie Review- Not Even Half As Good As The Actor Or The Character

Plot In his quest to make information free for everyone, whistle blower Julian Assange takes on the kingpins of the world by raging a sophisticated ,new age war that threatens to shake the foundations of diplomacy and overthrow established regimes .It tells the story behind the rise and fall of WikiLeaks and of its creator Julian Assange, who some people call a visionary and some a threat to national security .The story revolves around the complex character of Assange and explores his relationship with Daniel Berg ,one of the spokespersons for Wikileaks. Script The Fifth estate is loosely based...

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Gravity | Movie Review- A Nerve Wracking, Thrilling Cinematic Experience

 Philosophy Space is scary, out there no one can even hear you scream. There is no air, no medium for sound to travel on, it’s just deadly silence and infinite darkness of the vastness of the universe which neither has a beginning nor an end, and if you ever get stranded in such a place with nothing but your relentless desire to live and never ending urge to keep moving no matter how grim the chances are for survival, remember one thing and one thing only; the force that keeps pulling you down obstinately is the force which makes...

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Runner Runner | Movie Review – Just A Mild Jogger This!

When a Princeton masters student Richie Furst (Justin Timberlake) who is also an active online poker player who gambles regularly to pay the tuition fees finds out he was cheated in the last game he played, where he lost all his money, he decides to travel to Costa Rica and take on the Kingpin of Online Poker, Ivan Block (Ben Affleck). The moment he lands into Costa Rica, termed as Gamblers Paradise he is sucked into the glittering money making business of online poker and gambling and before he even realizes he becomes Ivan Blocks Protege. Richie doped in...

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24 | S01E01 Review- Reminiscence For Fans, Pule-Pounding Realistic Show For First Timers

It puts a huge amount of pressure on the makers and generates equal amount of expectations from the viewer’s when you recreate a show that has won many international awards including Golden Globe and Emmy and is loved by fans all over the world. 24 (international version) is such a show which had created a genre in itself in Action-Drama segment of television shows. Being one of the highest rated and the longest running espionage themed television drama ever it proudly sits in all its glory as one of Americas finest shows ever produced. Recreating such a classic for...

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Sandcastle | Movie Review: Built On emotions Rather Than Practicality, It’s Beautiful.

For a major part of history women were anonymous. They lurked in the oblivion of societal pressure, chauvinistic rules and sacrificial customs made by cultures around the world. But it’s difficult to contain a storm with shallow norms and they broke all the shackles and reached at par with the world and found their inner voice, their center of belief. She stood right there in front of the same society which suppressed her and there she was, looking into the eye of everyone with gleaming confidence in her eyes and alacrity in her heart to lead the change, to...

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