Travelogue — Tiger’s Nest , Bhutan

Travelogue — Tiger’s Nest , Bhutan

Bhutan, the “Land of the Thunder Dragon” is unquestionably a Himalayan paradise, where religion and mysticism is the way of life. Nestled amidst this mystifying environment is the Tiger’s Nest monastery in the town of Paro, the bejeweled crown of Bhutan. This monastery is certainly the most acclaimed landmark of this Himalayan kingdom, and the [...]

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Movie Review : Kingsman — The Secret Service

Movie Review : Kingsman — The Secret Service

★★★★1/4 What constituted a typical James Bond movie in the past ? Few of its favorite elements — sartorial taste, killer toys and cracked-out supervillains, were considered part of the standard template of an over-the-top spy movie. Kingsman tries to portray itself as a satirical depiction of the same, but feels as real as the original Bond movies… [...]

Jaime Lannister — The Art of Narrative

Jaime Lannister — The Art of Narrative

The season 7 finale brought with itself the closure to one of the constant story arc in the series till now. Cersei and Jaime Lannister, together, surviving all odds against their troubled incestuous relationship, fighting against all and believing in the motto, “Fuck everyone who isn’t us.. we’re the only ones that matter in this world…” [...]

Movie Review : Schindler’s List

Movie Review : Schindler’s List

★★★★★ It became a commonplace to talk of 1993 as Spielberg’s annus mirablis — that year spawned the monster hit ‘Jurassic Park’ — and also ‘Schindler’s List’ , as his ‘Bar Mitzvah movie’, the masterpice that signalled his emergence as an emotionally adult filmmaker. Plot : Businessman Oskar Schindler arrives in Krakow in 1939, ready to make his fortune at the [...]

Arsenal v/s Man. United : The Epic 9 Year War

Arsenal v/s Man. United : The Epic 9 Year War

Any footballing rivalry is normally brewed on the grounds of local bragging rights, or other political / religious factors generating a raw emotional response on the ground. But this one was different from the norm, with factors like ego, hatred and sometimes, just the sheer footballing skills cultivating this battle for the yard. The Premier [...]

BoJack Horseman — The Best and Funniest Show about Depression

BoJack Horseman — The Best and Funniest Show about Depression

Plot : Back in the nineties, BoJack Horseman (voiced by Will Arnett) was the star of a network sitcom called “Horsin’ Around,” a whacky “ Full House ” like series about a bachelor raising orphaned kids. Since then, he’s become a famous has-been, marinating in self-pity. BoJack lives in his Hollywood home with Todd (played by [...]