Pakistani Music Videos That Should Be Movies: Adha Adha

Yesterday, I was introduced to the newly released music video for ‘Adha Adha’. And let’s just say, ‘hooked’ doesn’t even begin to cover what happened to me. I’ve had the song on repeat ever...

Laal Kabootar Review: Dark Satisfaction

With our attentions so successfully commandeered, it’s a shame that it ends as abruptly as it does. Otherwise, it is a wholly beautiful film. Though, it misses a few beats, it may cause a seismic shift within Pakistani Cinema.

Sherdil Review: Patriotic Free Fall

Sherdil, in spite of the patriotism it puts on display, is a pendulum, rocking between compelling and cringeworthy.

The Maula Jatt Controversy: New Pakistani Cinema Versus Old

The teaser for Bilal Lashari’s The Legend of Maula Jatt was released by the end of last year. it was a dazzling array of scenic shots, and popular faces. Inspired in part at least by...
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Pakistani Cinema in 2018: From Best To The Very Worst

New Year New Reflections New Year somehow always turns into a contrived force for reflection. Everyone seems to love look at the year that’s passed, sometimes conveniently omitting crucial failures. However, in the case of...

5 Pakistani Movies that Need to Be on Netflix

The periodical Netflix binge has become a rite of passage. It marks the transition from wide eyed high school student, to debt ridden college student, and finally overworked professional. That is, the intensity of...

How Did Pakistani Cinema Treat Women in 2018?

As the end of the year rolls around, I want us to go over how Pakistani Cinema fared in 2018. Moreover, I want to discuss how women in Pakistani cinema were treated this year....

How similar is The Legend of Maula Jatt to the Original?

It has been three days since the trailer for the Bilal Lashari epic shook the internet. And I am still reeling. Was it perfect? No. But, and call me easily impressed, I’m hyped for...

5 Pakistani Movies that Need to Happen

I don’t plan to abandon the site periodically. Really, I don’t. And yet, I can’t seem to get away from it. Just like Pakistani movies can’t seem to get away from clichés. Now I...
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Jawani Phir Agayi Kya? Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 Movie Review

I have been itching to get back to reviewing. There were four major releases on the last Eid. Motivations however, resulted in one viewing. Then too, I was beaten to the reviewing punch. The...