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Line of Control – Kargil (2003)

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It’s not often one finds an imdb review (usually written by some 12-year-old in Bumfuck Nebraska) suitable as a quotable quote but with Kargil; Line Of Control, the review which begins as “Dull, tedious and racist” is hard to beat and harder to deny.

Based on battles which took place on the line of control (a kind of fuzzy and perennially combat strewn no man’s land) in the region of the India and Pakistan border in 1999, Line Of Control(read more)

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Dhoom (2004)

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What is it about Bollywood films that keeps on drawing me back to go watch them?

Oh, that’s right, the fact I have to review them.

Well, Dhoom is the latest Bollywood action flick to arrive upon our southern shores aaannd… ? Well, I have to say Indians certainly know how to put together a really decent stage show.

For a film, well, I’m sure I’m missing something because it really just doesn’t click as a wholly memorable cinematic experience. … (read more)

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