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Arnab Banerjee
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Arnab Banerjee

Arnab Banerjee is a film critic and a freelance features writer who covers art, music, books and culture, besides writing on social issues.

Articles by Arnab Banerjee

'Tadap' Movie Review: Debutant Ahan Shetty As A Lovelorn Hero Looks Deranged

'Tadap' Movie Review: Debutant Ahan Shetty As A Lovelorn Hero Looks Deranged

Dec 04, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

This week's release 'Tadap' marks the debut of actor Suniel Shetty's son, Ahan Shetty, onto the big screens....

'Satyameva Jayate 2' Movie Review: Anything Goes!

'Satyameva Jayate 2' Movie Review: Anything Goes!

Nov 26, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Written and directed by Milap Zaveri, 'Satyameva Jayate 2' is one such effort which willy-nilly gives us a...

'Bunty Aur Babli 2' Movie Review: Not A Patch On The Original!

'Bunty Aur Babli 2' Movie Review: Not A Patch On The Original!

Nov 20, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The premise was so interesting and perfect for a smart sequel. Alas, director Varun K Sharma runs out of...

‘Sooryavanshi’ Movie Review: Akshay Kumar Hogs Screentime In A Typical Rohit Shetty Film!

‘Sooryavanshi’ Movie Review: Akshay Kumar Hogs Screentime In A Typical Rohit Shetty Film!

Nov 05, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

It’s a Rohit Shetty film, in which cars have to fly, bodies butchered and many chase sequences merrily...

‘Hum Do Hamare Do’ Movie Review: Limp Romantic Comedy!

‘Hum Do Hamare Do’ Movie Review: Limp Romantic Comedy!

Oct 29, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The two-hour-long film has some great starcast, including two veterans, both of whom try to add gravitas to a...

'Bhavai' Movie Review: Watch it for Pratik Gandhi, if at all!

'Bhavai' Movie Review: Watch it for Pratik Gandhi, if at all!

Oct 22, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The idea behind the story of the film may have been to dissect and connect the Good Vs the Bad dichotomy, but...

'Rashmi Rocket' Movie Review:  Not In The Right Orbit!

'Rashmi Rocket' Movie Review: Not In The Right Orbit!

Oct 15, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

In the midst of all the seriousness that the film is intended for, an out-of-the-blue song and dance...

'Bhramam' Movie Review: Old Wine in Old Bottle!

'Bhramam' Movie Review: Old Wine in Old Bottle!

Oct 08, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Like the word 'Bhramam' in Malayalam that translates into ‘delusion’, the film too, remains a misbelief...

‘Shiddat’ Movie Review: Word Out Romance Will Have Few Takers!

‘Shiddat’ Movie Review: Word Out Romance Will Have Few Takers!

Oct 01, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Entertaining first half that had all the frills for an engaging emotional saga, but just fizzles out...

‘No Time To Die’ Movie Review: Shaken And Stirred! This James Bond Wins!

‘No Time To Die’ Movie Review: Shaken And Stirred! This James Bond Wins!

Sep 30, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Daniel Craig's final performance as agent 007, in the 164-minute-long thriller, includes the regular...

‘Kota Factory’ Season 2 Review: A Journey of Several Dreams!

‘Kota Factory’ Season 2 Review: A Journey of Several Dreams!

Sep 24, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The series once again focuses on the dreams and aspirations of the young whose wishes and career- oriented...

'Ankahi Kahaniya': A Fresh Look At Love, Longing And Betrayal!

'Ankahi Kahaniya': A Fresh Look At Love, Longing And Betrayal!

Sep 17, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Netflix’s latest offering ‘Ankahi Kahaniya’ explores the nature of true love, and the tender feeling of...

'Thalaivii' Movie Review: Synthetic Kangana And Shoddy Writing Can’t Salvage This Biopic!

'Thalaivii' Movie Review: Synthetic Kangana And Shoddy Writing Can’t Salvage This Biopic!

Sep 09, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Many details that are in public domain are given importance in 'Thalaivii', but many lesser known or unheard...

'Helmet' Movie Revie: Quirky Idea Falls Flat!

'Helmet' Movie Revie: Quirky Idea Falls Flat!

Sep 03, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The film’s tongue-in-cheek look at how condoms affect the lives of three people is too banal to enjoy...

'Chehre' Movie Review: A Complete Mess!

'Chehre' Movie Review: A Complete Mess!

Aug 27, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The majority of the film is peppered with deliberate attempts at creating shadowy moments devoted to...

'BellBottom' Movie Review: Akshay Kumar as RAW agent? Or RAW agent as Akshay?

'BellBottom' Movie Review: Akshay Kumar as RAW agent? Or RAW agent as Akshay?

Aug 20, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

The 125-minute thriller that begins with a hijack drama was meant to be a roller-coaster spy ride, but with...

'Shershaah' Movie Review: Inspiring, But Never Quite Finds Its Way!

'Shershaah' Movie Review: Inspiring, But Never Quite Finds Its Way!

Aug 13, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

If only, in the 135-minute war saga we could know more about his penchant for bravery and selfless commitment...

'The Suicide Squad' Movie Review: Underdog Heroes Having Fun!

'The Suicide Squad' Movie Review: Underdog Heroes Having Fun!

Aug 06, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Even when it stops surprising us, director James Gunn comes up with sudden completely unexpected turns to...

Sarpatta Parambarai Review: Predictable, But Entertaining!

Sarpatta Parambarai Review: Predictable, But Entertaining!

Jul 30, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

To tell the story of an ordinary man who rises to the top, director Ranjith uses all time-tested clichés.

Mimi Review: Pregnant With Much More, It Peters Out!

Mimi Review: Pregnant With Much More, It Peters Out!

Jul 29, 2021 Arnab Banerjee

Some viewers might be divided over the movie’s ending, but there’s no denying the impact that this film...