Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Despicable Me 2

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 0
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

 

Verdict – 0/5

 

Pros – El Macho ; Minions (again)
Cons – Agnes / Margo / Edith

 

Quote –

Silas: I am the league’s director, Silas Ramsbottom.
Minions: [giggles] Bottom.

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Drunken Master (1978)

Drunken Master

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 1

Verdict –4 /5

 

Pros –
1) Beggar So
2) Birth of a genre

 

Cons –
1) Rushed climax

 

Quote –
“Don’t ever think that
I can’t stand still
In fact
I’m trying to beat my opponent with surprises”

Constantine (2005)

Constantine

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

 

Pros –
1) An entertaining, stylish and highly rewatchable movie from Francis Lawrence
2) Cinematography
3) Climax with “Lu”
4) Soundtrack – “Passive” by A Perfect Circle & “Constantine End Titles”
5) “Got a light” scene; “Close Your Eyes” scene

 

Cons –
N/A

 
Quote –
“They call it the balance. I call it hypocritical bullshit.”

Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013)

Star Trek Into Darkness

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 3/5

 

Pros –
1) Benedict Cumberbatch as Khan – A good actor added to Star Trek universe

 

Cons –
1) Alice Eve as Lieutenant Carol Marcus: Not sexy but annoying
2) Disappointing sequel as compared to Star Trek (2009). No reason to watch it again.

 

Quote –
My name is… KHAN.

Boss (2013)

Boss

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR –0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict –1 /5

Pros – Danny,Ronit Roy
Cons – Waste of Talent i.e. Sanjay Mishra (again) , Shakti Kapoor et.al.

 

Quote –
Boss : abey wahan mat baith kachumdi-kekdey, andey phoot jayenge !
Vishal : acha isme andey hain ?
Boss : isme anday nahin hain, isme keelein hain.

Man on the Moon (1999)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

 

Pros –
1) Andy Kaufman is larger than life character and his real life is more interesting than the movie.
2) Jim Carrey did justice to the role. His Elvis impersonation and “Mighty Mouse Theme (Here I Come to Save the Day)” are top notch.
2) R.E.M. song

 

Cons –
1) More of a documentary than a character study

 

Quote –
“Look at you…you’re so proud…you look like some stupid kid walking home from school and saying, “Look Dad, I got an F!””