‘Tryst with Destiny’ Review: Subtlety, Substance and a Set of Superb Actors !

Tryst with Destiny (2021/ Sonyliv / Anthology) A set of four stories about people from different strata struggling with prejudices, inequalities, aspirations, vices and their destinies. Director – Prashant Nair Writers – Avani Deshpande, Neeraj Pandey, Prashant Nair Analysis The anthology offers a great combination of subtlety, substance, message and engaging storytelling  Besides the fact […]

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Maharani

This true blue political drama, set in Bihar milieu, offers a potent concoction of politics, corruption, casteism, patriarchy and a fascinating woman lead.  Director – Karan Sharma Writer – Subhash Kapoor Plot When popular Bihar CM Bhima Bharti is shot by unknown assailants, his wife Rani is forced into a city and field she extremely […]

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Scam 1992 : The Harshad Mehta Story

This absolutely enthralling series tells us the story behind India’s first biggest financial scam; the story of Harshad Mehta, his meteoric rise and fall along with an all rounded view of his personal life, brass tacks of stock and money market and the politics surrounding it all. Directors – Hansal Mehta, Jai Mehta Writers – […]

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JL50

Is a sci-fi mystery that revolves around a plane crash and time travel. Cast- Abhay Deol, Rajesh Sharma, Pankaj Kapur, Ritika Anand Director/ Writer – Shailendra Vyas Plot When CBI team of Shantanu (Abhay) and Gaurango (Rajesh Sharma) start investigating a plane crash, they discover a baffling fact that the crashed plane had flown from […]

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Undekhi

Is a gripping and taut crime thriller based around a brazen killing and its aftermath, bringing to fore the ugly reality and dark web of power play, clout and greed pitched again justice, truth and ethics. Cast – Dibyendu Bhattacharya , Surya Sharma, Harsh Chhaya, Abhishek Chauhan, Anchal Singh, Ayn Zoya,Ankur Rathee , Apeksha Porwal […]

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