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Noman Ansari

CINEMASCOPE: SEE NO EVIL

CINEMASCOPE: SEE NO EVIL

Bird Box is an allegory of a reality for many parents on this planet, with the rest too blind to see it Published Jan 13, 2019 07:23am
CINEMASCOPE: A CONFUSION OF TONE

CINEMASCOPE: A CONFUSION OF TONE

Is Vice a biopic of former US Vice-President Dick Cheney, a satire or a spoof? Director Adam McKay can’t seem to make up Published Jan 06, 2019 06:33am
CINEMASCOPE: WEBSLINGER NIRVANA

CINEMASCOPE: WEBSLINGER NIRVANA

Along with gorgeous animation, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse gives us not one but multiple wonderfully characterised Published Dec 23, 2018 08:10am
CINEMASCOPE: ‘WE SHALL OVERCOME’

CINEMASCOPE: ‘WE SHALL OVERCOME’

Green Book has an important message about racism to deliver in these ugly times, even if its storytelling is a bit heavy Published Dec 16, 2018 07:24am
CINEMASCOPE: FAMILY MATTERS

CINEMASCOPE: FAMILY MATTERS

Instant Family has an air of credibility and this comes from the fact that director Sean Anders’ screenplay is based on Published Dec 09, 2018 07:06am
CINEMASCOPE: SINS OF THE FATHERS

CINEMASCOPE: SINS OF THE FATHERS

A plot involving boxers fighting in the ring whose own fathers faced off resulting in the death of one decades ago Published Dec 02, 2018 07:28am
CINEMASCOPE: MISSING THE MAGIC

CINEMASCOPE: MISSING THE MAGIC

The Crimes of Grindelwald casts a yawning spell and a hex of frustration on the audience, showing that J.K. Rowling is Published Nov 25, 2018 07:04am
CINEMASCOPE: UNABLE TO BREAK FREE

CINEMASCOPE: UNABLE TO BREAK FREE

Bohemian Rhapsody is entertaining thanks mainly to a powerhouse lead performance but is not the quality biopic the Published Nov 18, 2018 08:33am
CINEMASCOPE: A MASTERPIECE IS BORN

CINEMASCOPE: A MASTERPIECE IS BORN

In A Star is Born, Bradley Cooper puts together a mesmerising heartfelt drama that will likely be considered for Best Published Nov 04, 2018 08:56am
CINEMASCOPE: SLASHER REBORN

CINEMASCOPE: SLASHER REBORN

Halloween is a direct sequel to the 1978 Jamie Lee Curtis original and is better than all the other nine sequels in the Published Oct 28, 2018 08:08am
CINEMASCOPE: SOLO SYMBIOSIS

CINEMASCOPE: SOLO SYMBIOSIS

Although Venom is the byproduct of a contractual tussle between Sony and Marvel, in the end it works out just short of Published Oct 21, 2018 06:59am
CINEMASCOPE: OUT OF TIME

CINEMASCOPE: OUT OF TIME

The House with a Clock in Its Walls has a certain charm in its weirdness but is certainly not recommended for young Published Oct 14, 2018 07:11am
CINEMASCOPE: MOORE TAKES ON TRUMP

CINEMASCOPE: MOORE TAKES ON TRUMP

Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 11/9 is often an affecting piece of work that examines how America came to a position Published Sep 30, 2018 06:28am
CINEMASCOPE: CURSE OF THE PREDATOR

CINEMASCOPE: CURSE OF THE PREDATOR

With every execrable attempt from 20th Century Fox, one realises just how special the original Predator was Published Sep 23, 2018 06:41am
CINEMASCOPE: FIRST AMONG ASIANS

CINEMASCOPE: FIRST AMONG ASIANS

Crazy Rich Asians tells a good story with some powerful social commentary on the superficial culture of being obsessed Published Sep 09, 2018 06:58am
CINEMASCOPE: LASSIE WITH A BITE

CINEMASCOPE: LASSIE WITH A BITE

At times Alpha comes across as a less mature version of The Revenant but it also feels edgier and more impactful Published Aug 26, 2018 07:40am