Mohammad Kamran Jawaid

THE ICON REVIEW: A JOY TO WATCH

THE ICON REVIEW: A JOY TO WATCH

A distinct, grounded tale of human frailty and fallibility, Saim Sadiq’s Joyland sees characters in search of an exit Published 27 Nov, 2022 07:10am
SPOTLIGHT: THE BIG BOYS OF THE BACKROOM

SPOTLIGHT: THE BIG BOYS OF THE BACKROOM

When it comes to pushing the technical boundaries of the post-production pipeline in Pakistan, very few can claim to be pros at... Published 20 Nov, 2022 07:09am
CINEMASCOPE: FADE TO BLACK

CINEMASCOPE: FADE TO BLACK

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever ranks among films that demolish the trend of enjoyable big-budget superhero adventures Published 20 Nov, 2022 07:09am
STREAMING: LOVE AND WAR

STREAMING: LOVE AND WAR

All Quiet on the Western Front encapsulates the idea every anti-war movie makes, that war is brutal and no man wants to kill the Published 06 Nov, 2022 07:08am
SPOTLIGHT: MADE FOR EACH OTHER

SPOTLIGHT: MADE FOR EACH OTHER

The title of the upcoming Tich Button may refer to the film’s characters who learn to live together and love each other despite Updated 31 Oct, 2022 02:02am
STREAMING: INVESTED AND BORED

STREAMING: INVESTED AND BORED

Luckiest Girl Alive should be an Oscar contender for Mila Kunis’s acting and the screenplay. Do Baaraa was a box-office bomb when Published 23 Oct, 2022 07:17am
STREAMING: NOT SO SMART

STREAMING: NOT SO SMART

Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha manages to flub a sure-shot remake, while the ambience of social distance is more horror-inducing Published 16 Oct, 2022 10:16am
SPOTLIGHT: REMAKING A LEGEND

SPOTLIGHT: REMAKING A LEGEND

All eyes are on Bilal Lashari’s long-awaited The Legend of Maula Jatt, finally releasing in cinemas on October 13, five years... Published 02 Oct, 2022 06:50am
STREAMING: LOST IN CYBERIA

STREAMING: LOST IN CYBERIA

Cyberpunk Edgerunners is a very adult tale of a wicked future society where love and relationships struggle to find breathing... Published 25 Sep, 2022 12:46pm
STREAMING: GOOD WOOD AND BAD

STREAMING: GOOD WOOD AND BAD

Pinocchio is a live-action adaptation of a Disney classic done right and which deserved a release on the big screen. In contrast Published 18 Sep, 2022 11:50am
THE ICON REVIEW: BOXING WITH SHADOWS

THE ICON REVIEW: BOXING WITH SHADOWS

In Doda, Pakistan’s first Balochi language film in ages, the screenplay asks us to sympathise with a character with no likeable... Updated 18 Sep, 2022 05:44pm
STREAMING: HUSBANDS AND VAMPIRES

STREAMING: HUSBANDS AND VAMPIRES

Me Time is a meek version of what could have been a very entertaining film that came out 10 or 15 years ago, while Day Shift is Published 04 Sep, 2022 03:17pm