Articles by Monika Rawal Kukreja
Lost movie review: Yami Gautam has slipped into a journalist's role quite comfortably but this film is beyond saving.
Shiv Shastri Balboa review: Anupam Kher and Neena Gupta anchor this warm tale about a retired man and a house help in US.
Almost Pyaar With DJ Mohabbat review: Anurag Kashyap's latest love story picks up too many issues, never fully exploring any.
Faraaz review: The film is a gut-wrenching tale coupled with some stellar performances. It's gruesome in parts and emotional at some places.
Pathaan movie review: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone's actioner is worthy every penny even as it defies gravity and logic.
Mission Majnu movie review: Despite Sidharth Malhotra in top form the film's weak story ruins the overall experience.
Chhatriwali movie review: Rakul Preet Singh is a true revelation as she plays a woman trying to change society's mind about safe sex and sex education.
As the Shershah actor Sidharth Malhotra turns 38, here’s a special something to make his fans go ‘dil maange more’.
Kuttey movie review: Being the first release of 2023, Kuttey doesn't disappoint. The film stars Tabu, Arjun Kapoor, Kumud Mishra, Konkona Sen Sharma, Radhika Madan, Naseeruddin Shah, Shardul Bhardwaj.
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor to paps: Put a heart emoji, vada pav or bhajiya, but please don’t reveal Raha’s face
New parents Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor along with Neetu Kapoor, have requested paps for a no photo policy for their daughter Raha till the time she turns 2.
Actor Anupam Kher, who had three commercially hits films — The Kashmir Files, Karthikeya 2 and Uunchai — in 2022, calls it the most successful year of his career.
Cirkus movie review: Rohit Shetty's latest film might just be his worst work yet. Starring Ranveer Singh in double role, it fails to employ even one of him properly.
Govinda Naam Mera review: Despite Vicky Kaushal, Kiara Advani and Bhumi Pednekar sticking to the brief, nothing could help a story and execution this bad.
EXCLUSIVE | Sidharth Malhotra: I have never looked at film business as a factory to churn out new stories
Actor Sidharth Malhotra, who is gearing for his next OTT film, Mission Majnu, admits that while the intent is to work constantly, and not have breaks, it doesn’t mean he will start choosing films for wrong reasons.
Taapsee Pannu: Can’t keep satisfying my personal ego of being called the best, highest paid or most versatile actor
Having done back-to-back thrillers, her latest being Blurr, actor Taapsee Pannu says her personal ego is very insignificant in front of a good script and she will continue to do good films irrespective of the genre they belong to or without worrying about slotting.
Salaam Venky movie review: Kajol and Vishal Jethwa's film gets better in the second half but still cannot inspire too many emotional reactions.
Blurr Movie review: Taapsee Pannu's first production venture is an exciting and fast-paced thriller-mystery, a genre she looks most comfortable in.
An Action Hero movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana and Jaideep Ahlawat's hilarious and thrilling cat and mouse chase cannot be missed.
Freddy review: At two hours 13 minutes, the Kartik Aaryan and Alaya F-starrer doesn't look stretched, neither it goes off track. Despite the story getting slightly predictable in the second half, the film manages to keep up with its pace.
India Lockdown review: The Madhur Bhandarkar film keeps things pretty much real without adding melodramatic twists and turns.
Bhediya movie review: The Amar Kaushik directorial is an immersive experience with intense but funny dialogues and clever writing. Bhediya stars Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Abhishek Bannerjee and Deepak Dobriyal, among others.
Kartik Aaryan excited for his grand closing act at IFFI: I am living the dream that I never want to end
Ahead of his grand closing act at IFFI, actor Kartik Aaryan calls it a ‘great way’ to usher in his birthday, which is on November 22.
Drishyam 2 movie review: Ajay Devgn and Tabu-starrer ticks most of the boxes in the checklist of Bollywood audiences and makes for a great watch.
Monica O My Darling review: Rajkummar Rao, Huma Qureshi, Radhika Apte's performances aren't enough to save this Vasan Bala thriller.
Uunchai movie review: Amitabh Bachchan, Boman Irani, Anupam Kher's movie is warm and wholesome tale of true friendships.
Goodbye review: Talk of performances, Amitabh Bachchan takes the cake for his sheer sincerity, conviction and blending emotions so well in each scene. Rashmika, in her debut Hindi outing is decent and that's about it.
Actor Richa Chadha will create a mini-Delhi through her wedding food stalls and guests will be treated to famous Delhi delicacies at her sangeet and cocktail functions. More details...
Tejasswi Prakash on wedding plans with boyfriend Karan Kundrra: I don’t see a ring yet, let’s ask him
Actor Tejasswi Prakash says that Karan Kundrra’s presence in her life has massively changed her and she wishes that TejRan fans also love them as individuals and for the work they do.
Brahmastra movie review: Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are electric in this Ayan Mukerji spectacle. The film is a treat for long-waiting fans of Hindi cinema.
Cuttputlli review: The Ranjit Tewari directorial, which is a frame-by-frame remake of 2018 Tamil film Ratsasan, features Akshay Kumar as a cop and presents an intriguing murder mystery.