Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy – 4 stars Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy is the story of a usual normal boring ‘mad’ man who is trapped in webs of boring petty normal life. Wait a minute, did I say normal? I meant the mad mad world where insanity might be the only option for sanity! Our oh… Read More Save us Oh Coinman!
Darkly Dreaming Dexter – 5 very bloody stars Dexter the oddball. Forensic Analyst by day and Killer of Killers by night. Our lovable friendly neighborhood serial killer! No one knows the secret that he vanishes the murders slipped through fingers of law. But what if some one knows who he is or who he was?… Read More Our Friendly Neighborhood Serial Killer!
2 States – no stars? From the writer who almost single handedly lowered the standard of Indian writing by setting cliché yet popular young adult format for many other writers and by showing that anyone (literally) can write books (quality doesn’t matter) – comes a new (*sigh*) story of “a boy falling in love with a… Read More A guidebook of using cliché formats with zero integrity
Romantic Bouncers – 4 stars Millions of Indian teenagers dream of putting on the jersey of Indian Cricket team but only the brightest of all gets the chance. Rabin is one the dreamers with a shining girlfriend, a few friends of the same feather and a father in Narcotics Control hell bent on him having a… Read More Live Large or Die Trying
Who Goes There? (The Thing) – 3.5 stars Remember that weird bloody gory sci-fi movie that we all have watched once? Yes ‘The Thing’! Curt Russell using firebreather allover! Who Goes There is the book based on which The Thing was made. An alien dead-body is found by some research works of a station at Antarctica. But… Read More Do you remember that thing?
The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 2: Second Variety 4 stars Recently I came up on a fact that many of renowned and beloved movies are actually based on stories/novels by the same person named Philip K Dick. So after visiting some thrift stores I got this wonderful 2nd Vol of Mr Dick’s… Read More The Best Variety
Shutter Island – 5 stars When a delusional child murderer named Rachel Solando escapes from the home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane placed on Shutter Island, US Marshal Edward (Teddy) Daniels and his new partner Chuck Aule are sent to investigate. From a barefoot mentally disturbed woman pulling an impossible escape leaving cryptic… Read More Who is 67?