Rashomon (1950)

This time, when i was searching for a weekend movie, i stumbled upon a Akira Kurosawa's masterpiece, Rashomon (1950). The world of Cinema needs no introduction to this master. Mr.Kurosawa is one of the pioneers who took the cinema of Japan to the whole world. While most of his films are based on the Japan empires and … Continue reading Rashomon (1950)

Meghe Dhaka Tara (The Cloud-Capped Star) (1960)

After a month or so, yesterday i got some time to watch a movie. Though i had very many great movies on the queue, i wanted to watch this. And i was very impressed with Meghe Dhaka Tara (1960) . Apart from Ray, I hardly knew any Bengali directors whose works are acclaimed worldwide. Few months back, i … Continue reading Meghe Dhaka Tara (The Cloud-Capped Star) (1960)

Apocalypto

Its been 2 years since the last time i saw this film. After my recent interest towards a widely known civilization, this weekend i watched this movie again. And the reason i am being here is the same. Mel Gibson's Apocalyto is a brave attempt in many ways. The story starts when a wild pig … Continue reading Apocalypto

Senna

Most of the kids born in the late 90's would first think of Michael Schumacher when they hear the word 'F1'. Advanced motor technologies and an incredible skill set of driving had won him many championship titles so far. In the early days, when the racing machines were simple compared to the recent ones, racers had … Continue reading Senna