Ouija: Origin of Evil

2016 has been a great year for horror films. Movie execs and studios are rushing out to make more and more horror films, but not all of them are worthy. In my list for the most awesome horror films are the following: The Witch, The Conjuring 2, Hush (a Netflix movie), The Shallows, Don’t Breathe,…

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

What’s all the brouhaha about? We in Pakistan don’t have the privilege of watching the latest Bollywood film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (This Heart is Difficult- ADHM) which was released this weekend (and has the ever popular Pakistani actor Fawad Khan). That’s the problem. Given our other choices at the cinema (Jack Reacher and The…

Deepwater Horizon

  Genre: Biopic-Disaster Director: Peter Berg Writer: Matthew Sand and Matthew Michael Carnahan Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Kate Hudson, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 107 minutes Synopsis: Based on the true life events of the explosion and eventual sinking of Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010, leading to the…

Sully

Not to be confused with the Monsters Inc., Sully here is refered to Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who along with his co-captain Jeffrey Skiles, landed US Airways flight 1459 into the Hudson river three minutes after take off. Sully is based on the novel Highest Duty by the aforemention pilots and is directed by Clint Eastwood….

Janaan

With a great looking cast, international collaborations (Shreya Ghosal sang the title track and B4U is the international distributor), along with the involvement of Reham Khan – ex-wife of Imran Khan- as the producer, all eyes were on Janaan, the highly anticipated movie of 2016. Verdict: It’s been five hours since I saw the movie…