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Gehraiyaan Movie Review: Nuanced Drama Dooms Itself With Odd Choices

Gehraiyaan — the new Amazon original movie with Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ananya Panday — is a classic case of being all over the place. It starts off as a romantic character drama, as the Gehraiyaan trailers and songs have hinted at. An aimless woman (Padukone) is trying to pick between two guys and […]

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Review: Human, Powered by Shefali Shah, Is an Overambitious Machiavellian Drama

Human — the new Hotstar Specials series, with Shefali Shah (Delhi Crime) and Kirti Kulhari (Four More Shots Please!) in the lead — is set in the murky world of medical malpractice and unethical drug trials. Naturally, this hits different during an ongoing pandemic in its third year now and with a third wave sweeping […]

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Review: Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop Is Good Pulp Fiction, Middling Drama

Cowboy Bebop — out Friday on Netflix — is at its best when it’s channelling the same energy the original anime it’s based on was inspired by: pulp fiction. It’s hard to get it right because if you go overboard, it’s on the nose and you stop caring. But Cowboy Bebop really nails its pulpiness. […]

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