Favorite Scenes from Endlessly Watched Movies – 1

I thought I’d do a series on some well-loved scenes from some of the movies I’ve watched so many times that I’ve lost count of the number. I’m at my laziest and happiest when watching certain movies again and again. It gives me a feeling similar to that of curling up on a warm unmade bed that I’ve slept in earlier. The characters and their fates are familiar and one is not in for any nasty stomach knotting surprises. And if I’ve something crunchy and spicy to munch on, it’s paradise. I confess to being fiercely regional and parochial when … Continue reading Favorite Scenes from Endlessly Watched Movies – 1

FIVE GOOD THINGS (AND FIVE OTHERS NOT SO GOOD) ABOUT MALAYALAM MOVIE – LUCIFER

Let me start off with the bad things because I believe in getting the unpleasant business over and done with first. Another reason is that when you are done reading you leave with a pleasant feeling and that is always good. But before any of that here is the story. The death of revered political leader P. K. Ramdas (Sachin Khedekar) leads to a predictable power struggle among the leaders. His villainous son-in-law Bobby (Vivek Oberoi) tries to install his son Jathin Ramdas (Tovino Thomas) as a puppet to enable him to turn Kerala into a land for production and … Continue reading FIVE GOOD THINGS (AND FIVE OTHERS NOT SO GOOD) ABOUT MALAYALAM MOVIE – LUCIFER