26 January 2023

Everything I Watched in 2023

Feature Films/Documentaries:

January 2023

1. BARDO, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths (2022/Alejandro González Iñárritu) [**1/2]

2. Django & Django (2021/Luca Rea)

3. Mili (2022/Mathukutty Xavier) [**1/2]

4. Hit: The Second Case (2022/Dr. Sailesh Kolanu) [***]

5. Shaandaar (2015/Vikas Bahl) [*1/2]

6. Thai Massage (2022/Mangesh Hadawale) [**1/2]

7. Uunchai (2022/Sooraj R. Barjatya) [**1/2]

8. Phone Bhoot (2022/Gurmmet Singh) [*1/2]

9. Kuttavum Shikshayum (2022/Rajeev Ravi) [***]

10. Victoria & Abdul (2017/Stephen Frears) [**1/2]

11. Inside Man (2006/Spike Lee) [***]

12. Padavettu (2022/Liju Krishna) [**1/2]

13. Kuttey (2023/Aasmaan Bhardwaj) [***]

14. Mukundan Unni Associates (2022/Abhinav Sunder Nayak) [****]

15. Dear Friend (2022/Vineeth Kumar) [**1/2]

16. Avatar: The Way of Water (IMAX 3D) (2022/James Cameron) [****]

17. Happy Birthday (2022/Ritesh Rana) [***]

18. The Menu (2022/Mark Mylod) [***]

19. The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017/Noah Baumbach) [***]

20. Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio (2022/Guillermo del Toro, Mark Gustafson) [***1/2]

21. She's Gotta Have It (1986/Spike Lee) [***]

22. True Grit (2010/Ethan Coen, Joel Coen) [***]

23. Pathaan (2023/Siddharth Anand) [***]

Short Films:

Web Series/Specials:

January 2022

1. Vadhandhi: The Fable of Velonie (Season 1) [***]

2. Taaza Khabar (Season 1) [***]

3. Trial By Fire (Season 1) [***1/2]

4. Cinema Marte Dum Tak (Season 1) [***]

5. India: The Modi Question

Repeat Viewing:

January 2022

1. Raajneeti (2010/Prakash Jha) [***1/2]

2. Anjaam (1994/Rahul Rawail) [***]

3. Rockstar (2011/Imtiaz Ali) [****1/2]

[Note: Films seen in movie theatres and at film festivals/screenings are highlighted in bold and italic font, respectively.]

Language-wise (Feature Films/Documentaries, first-time watches)

Hindi - 07
English - 09
Malayalam - 04
Spanish - 01
Telugu - 02

Source (Feature Films/Documentaries, first-time watches)

Amazon Prime - 02
Theatre - 03
Disney+ Hotstar - 02
Netflix - 15
Zee5 - 01

Older Viewing Logs:

Other Link:
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31 December 2022

Everything I Watched in 2022

Feature Films/Documentaries:

January 2022

1. 9 Lives of a Wet Pussy (1976/Abel Ferrara) [*]

2. Ms .45 (1981/Abel Ferrara) [***]

3. Don't Look Up (2021/Adam McKay) [***]

4. Turtle (2021/Dinesh S. Yadav) [*]

5. Never Say Never Again (1983/Irvin Kershner) [**]

6. Waah Zindagi (2021/Dinesh S. Yadav) [*]

7. Pushpa: The Rise - Part 1 (2021/B. Sukumar) [**1/2]

8. Don't Breathe 2 (2021/Rodo Sayagues) [**1/2]

9. BOM (2012/Amlan Dutta)

10. Arjun Pandit (1976/Hrishikesh Mukherjee) [***]

11. Sinhasan (1979/Jabbar Patel) [***1/2]

12. G Kutta Se (2017/Rahul Dahiya) [***]

13. Maelström (2000/Denis Villeneuve) [***1/2]

14. I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006/Park Chan-wook) [***]

15. Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959/Alain Resnais) [***1/2]

16. Happy Together (1997/Wong Kar-wai) [**1/2]

17. Garuda Gamana Vrishabha Vahana (2021/Raj B. Shetty) [***1/2]

18. Kharij (1982/Mrinal Sen) [***]

19. Ten (2002/Abbas Kiarostami)

20. Maanaadu (2021/Venkat Prabhu) [***1/2]

21. Yella (2007/Christian Petzold) [***]

22. Utsab (2000/Rituparno Ghosh) [***]

23. Rathnan Prapancha (2021/Rohit Padaki) [**1/2]

24. No Time to Die (2021/Cary Joji Fukunaga) [***1/2]

25. Fallen Angels (1995/Wong Kar-wai) [**]

26. The Hand (2004/Wong Kar-wai) [**1/2]

27. Lost Highway (1997/David Lynch) [****]

28. Asako I & II (2018/Ryusuke Hamaguchi) [***1/2]

29. Bali (2021/Vishal Furia) [**]

30. Jhinder Bondi (1961/Tapan Sinha) [***]

31. A Rifle and a Bag (2020/Cristina Hanes, Isabella Rinaldi, Arya Rothe)

32. Tathagat (2021/Manav Kaul)

33. Akhanda (2021/Boyapati Srinu) [**]

34. The Lover (1992/Jean-Jacques Annaud) [***]

35. Rubaru (Face to Face) (2011/P. S. Bharathi)

36. Tadap (2021/Milan Lutharia) [*1/2]

37. Shyam Singha Roy (2022/Rahul Sankrityan) [***]

38. War (2002/Aleksei Balabanov) [***]

39. Somersault (2004/Cate Shortland) [***]

February 2022

40. Mahanadhi (1994/Santhana Bharathi) [***]

41. Love Story (2021/Sekhar Kammula) [**1/2]

42. Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962/Agnès Varda) [***]

43. Looop Lapeta (2022/Aakash Bhatia) [***]

44. Certified Copy (2010/Abbas Kiarostami) [***]

45. Azor (2021/Andreas Fontana) [**]

46. Gehraiyaan (2022/Shakun Batra) [***]

47. Mahaan (2022/Karthik Subbaraj) [**]

48. Vagabond (1985/Agnès Varda) [***]

49. The Tender Bar (2021/George Clooney) [**1/2]

50. Through the Olive Trees (1994/Abbas Kiarostami) [***]

51. Annette (2021/Leos Carax) [***1/2]

52. Badhaai Do (2022/Harshvardhan Kulkarni) [***]

53. Dosar (2006/Rituparno Ghosh) [***]

54. #Home (2021/Rojin Thomas) [***]

55. Too Late for Tears (1949/Byron Haskin) [***]

56. Kimi (2022/Steven Soderbergh) [***1/2]

57. Petite Maman (2021/Céline Sciamma) [***]

58. Sigappu Rojakkal (1978/Bharathirajaa) [***]

59. It's a Wonderful Life (1946/Frank Capra) [***]

60. The Piano Teacher (2001/Michael Haneke) [***1/2]

61. On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969/Peter R. Hunt) [***]

62. 2046 (2004/Wong Kar-wai) [**1/2]

63. Dhuin (2022/Achal Mishra) [***]

64. The Wind Will Carry Us (1999/Abbas Kiarostami) [**]

65. Gangubai Kathiawadi (2022/Sanjay Leela Bhansali) [***]

66. Love Hostel (2022/Shanker Raman) [***1/2]

67. Kayamai Kadakka (2021/R. Kiran) [***]

68. Read My Lips (2001/Jacques Audiard) [***]

69. Meppadiyan (2022/Vishnu Mohan) [***]

March 2022

70. Ashes of Time Redux (2008/Wong Kar-wai) [**]

71. The Villainess (2017/Jung Byung-gil) [***1/2]

72. Claire's Knee (1970/Éric Rohmer) [***]

73. A Touch of Sin (2013/Zhangke Jia) [***]

74. Youth Without Youth (2007/Francis Ford Coppola) [***]

75. Bhoothakaalam (2022/Rahul Sadasivan) [***]

76. Jhund (2022/Nagraj Popatrao Manjule) [***]

77. The Batman (IMAX) (2022/Matt Reeves) [****]

78. Cow (2021/Andrea Arnold) [***]

79. The Taste of Tea (2004/Katsuhito Ishii) [**]

80. The County (2019/Grímur Hákonarson) [***]

81. Something in the Air (2012/Olivier Assayas) [***1/2]

82. Lamb (2021/Valdimar Jóhannsson) [***]

83. Feast (2021/Tim Leyendekker) [*]

84. A Hero (2021/Asghar Farhadi) [***1/2]

85. Hridayam (2022/Vineeth Sreenivasan) [***]

86. Jalsa (2022/Suresh Triveni) [***]

87. Jhoom Barabar Jhoom (2007/Shaad Ali) [**]

88. Parallel Mothers (2021/Pedro Almodóvar) [***1/2]

89. Belfast (2021/Kenneth Branagh) [**1/2]

90. RRR (2022/ SS Rajamouli) [***1/2]

91. Sharmaji Namkeen (2022/Hitesh Bhatia) [**1/2]

April 2022

92. Kaun Pravin Tambe? (2022/Jayprad Desai) [**1/2]

93. Radhe Shyam (2022/Radha Krishna Kumar) [*]

94. Pada (2022/Kamal K.M.) [***]

95. Cobalt Blue (2022/Sachin Kundalkar) [***]

96. Dasvi (2022/Tushar Jalota) [**]

97. Children of the Pyre (2008/Rajesh S. Jala) [***1/2]

98. Bachchhan Paandey (2022/Farhad Samji) [*1/2]

99. Immoral Tales (1973/Walerian Borowczyk) [*1/2]

100. Top Gun (1986/Tony Scott) [***]

101. Love Mocktail 2 (2022/Darling Krishna) [*]

102. Deep Water (2022/Adrian Lyne) [***]

103. Lucy (2014/Luc Besson) [***]

104. Thana Theke Aschi (1965/Hiren Nag) [***]

105. Inland Empire (2006/David Lynch) [*]

106. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992/David Lynch) [***]

107. Tubelight (2017/Kabir Khan) [**1/2]

May 2022

108. Indu Sarkar (2017/Madhur Bhandarkar) [**1/2]

109. Rock On 2 (2016/Shujaat Saudagar) [**]

110. Notebook (2019/Nitin Kakkar) [*]

111. Antakshari (2022/Vipin Das) [***]

112. King Richard (2021/Reinaldo Marcus Green) [***]

113. Thar (2022/Raj Singh Chaudhary) [***1/2]

114. K.G.F: Chapter 2 (2022/Prashanth Neel) [**]

115. Saani Kaayidham (2022/Arun Matheswaran) [***1/2]

116. House of Gucci (2021/Ridley Scott) [***]

117. Heropanti 2 (2022/Ahmed Khan) [1/2]

June 2022

118. Anek (2022/Anubhav Sinha) [**]

119. Gunaa (1991/Santhana Bharathi) [***]

120. Agni Natchathiram (1988/Mani Ratnam) [**1/2]

121. Jayeshbhai Jordaar (2022/Divyang Thakkar) [**1/2]

122. Yaadein (2001/Subhash Ghai) [*]

123. Yuvvraaj (2008/Subhash Ghai) [*1/2]

124. Jersey (2022/Gowtam Tinnanuri) [**]

125. Licorice Pizza (2021/Paul Thomas Anderson) [***]

126. Kisna: The Warrior Poet (2005/Subhash Ghai) [*1/2]

127. Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 (2022/Anees Bazmee) [*1/2]

128. Toolsidas Junior (2022/Mridul Toolsidass) [***]

129. New York, I Love You (2008/Jiang Wen, Mira Nair, Shunji Iwai, Yvan Attal, Brett Ratner, Allen Hughes, Shekhar Kapur, Natalie Portman, Fatih Akın, Joshua Marston) [**1/2]

130. Runway 34 (2022/Ajay Devgn) [***]

131. Paris, 13th District (2021/Jacques Audiard) [***1/2]

132. JugJugg Jiyo (2022/Raj Mehta) [**1/2]

133. Disappearance (2017/Ali Asgari) [***]

134. Kanyadan (1965/Phani Majumdar) 

135. Naradan (2022/Aashiq Abu) [***]

136. Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn (2021/Radu Jude) [***]

July 2022

137. Samrat Prithviraj (2022/Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi) [**]

138. Rocketry: The Nambi Effect (2022/R. Madhavan) [**1/2]

139. Vaaitha (2022/Mahivarman C. S.) [**1/2]

140. Salute (2022/Roshan Andrews) [***]

141. Major (2022/Sashi Kiran Tikka) [***]

142. Veyil (2022/Sarath Menon) [**]

143. The General (1926/Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton) [****]

144. Chandramukhi (2022/Prasad Oak) [**1/2]

145. Vikram (2022/Lokesh Kanagaraj) [****]

146. Marry Me (2022/Kat Coiro) [**1/2]

147. In Search of Guru Dutt (1989/Nasreen Munni Kabir)

148. Janhit Mein Jaari (2022/Jai Basantu Singh) [**]

149. Kashmakash (1973/Feroze Chinoy) [**1/2]

150. Shut Up Sona (2019/Deepti Gupta) 

151. Dharmaveer: Mukkam Post Thane (2022/Pravin Tarde) [*1/2]

152. Shamshera (2022/Karan Malhotra) [**1/2]

153. Dhaakad (2022/Razneesh 'Razy' Ghai) [**]

154. Do Raha (1971/Feroze Chinoy) [*]

August 2022

155. The Gray Man (2022/Anthony and Joe Russo) [**1/2]

156. Forensic (2022/Vishal Furia) [**1/2]

157. Halloween (1978/John Carpenter) [***1/2]

158. Badshahi Angti (2014/Sandip Ray) [***]

159. Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana (2017/Ratnaa Sinha) [***]

160. Ambulance (2022/Michael Bay) [***]

161. Old (2021/M. Night Shyamalan) [***]

162. Darlings (2022/Jasmeet K. Reen) [***1/2]

163. Bullet Train (2022/David Leitch) [***1/2]

164. Tum Bin (2001/Anubhav Sinha) [**]

165. Laal Singh Chaddha (2022/Advait Chandan) [***1/2]

166. Raksha Bandhan (2022/Aanand L. Rai) [**]

167. Gargi (2022/Gautham Ramachandran) [***1/2]

168. Dobaaraa (2022/Anurag Kashyap) [***1/2]

169. Provoked - A True Story (2006/Jag Mundhra) [**]

170. Shabaash Mithu (2022/Srijit Mukherjee) [**]

171. Nope (IMAX) (2022/Jordan Peele) [***1/2]

172. Virata Parvam (2022/Venu Udugula) [***]

September 2022

173. Cuttputlli (2022/Ranjit M Tewari) [**]

174. Aparajito (2022/Anik Dutta) [***1/2]

175. Vaashi (2022/Vishnu G. Raghav) [***]

176. Let Them All Talk (2020/Steven Soderbergh) [**1/2]

177. Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar (1973/Rajendra Bhatia) [**1/2]

178. Stone (2010/John Curran) [***]

179. Brahmāstra Part One: Shiva (IMAX 3D) (2022/Ayan Mukerji) [***1/2]

180. Ani... Dr. Kashinath Ghanekar (2018/Abhijeet Deshpande) [***]

181. Top Gun: Maverick (4DX) (2022/Joseph Kosinski) [****]

182. FIR (2022/Manu Anand) [**]

183. Sita Ramam (2022/Hanu Raghavapudi) [***]

184. Good Luck Jerry (2022/Siddharth Sen) [**1/2]

185. Matto Ki Saikil (2022/M. Gani) [***]

186. Jogi (2022/Ali Abbas Zafar) [**1/2]

187. Nna Thaan Case Kodu (2022/Ratheesh Balakrishnan Poduval) [***]

188. Soorarai Pottru (2020/Sudha Kongara) [***1/2]

189. Chup: Revenge of the Artist (2022/R. Balki) [***]

190. Babli Bouncer (2022/Madhur Bhandarkar) [**]

191. Another Woman (1988/Woody Allen) [***]

October 2022

192. Vikram Vedha (2022/Pushkar-Gayatri) [***]

193. Kaithi (2019/Lokesh Kanagaraj) [***1/2]

194. Ponniyin Selvan: Part One (2022/Mani Ratnam) [***1/2]

195. X (2022/Ti West) [***1/2]

196. Maja Ma (2022/Anand Tiwari) [***]

197. Thallumaala (2022/Khalid Rahman) [**1/2]

198. Eve's Bayou (1997/Kasi Lemmons) [***1/2]

199. 12th Man (2022/Jeethu Joseph) [***]

200. Chehre Pe Chehra (1981/Raj Tilak) [**1/2]

201. L'Argent (1983/Robert Bresson) [***]

202. Goodbye (2022/Vikas Bahl) [***]

203. Asukh (1999/Rituparno Ghosh) [**]

204. All About My Mother (1999/Pedro Almodóvar) [***1/2]

205. Reprise (2006/Joachim Trier) [**]

206. Revenge (1989/Yermek Shinarbayev) [****]

207. Doctor G (2022/Anubhuti Kashyap) [***]

208. Aaranya Kaandam (2011/Thiagarajan Kumararaja) [****]

209. Side A Side B (2017/Sudhish Kamath) [**1/2]

210. Oslo, August 31st (2011/Joachim Trier) [***1/2]

211. Kantara (2022/Rishab Shetty) [***1/2]

212. Liger (2022/Puri Jagannadh) [*1/2]

213. Anjali (1990/Mani Ratnam) [***]

214. Trijya [Radius] (2019/Akshay Indikar) [***]

215. Paka (River of Blood) (2021/Nithin Lukose) [***1/2]

216. Chess of the Wind (1976/Mohammad Reza Aslani) [***1/2]

217. The Housemaid (1960/Kim Ki-young) [***1/2]

218. We Need To Talk About Kevin (2011/Lynne Ramsay) [***]

219. The Worst Person in the World (2021/Joachim Trier) [***1/2]

220. Black Cat, White Cat (1998/Emir Kusturica) [***]

221. Blood and Black Lace (1964/Mario Bava) [***]

222. Dollu (2022/Sagar Puranik) [**1/2]

223. Puzhu (2022/Ratheena) [***1/2]

224. C'mon C'mon (2021/Mike Mills) [**1/2]

225. Ammu (2022/Charukesh Sekar) [***]

226. Naane Varuven (2022/Selvaraghavan) [**1/2]

227. Waaris (1988/Ravindra Peepat) [***]

228. Malayankunju (2022/Sajimon Prabhakar) [***]

229. Adalat (1958/Kalidas) [**]

230. Memoria (2021/Apichatpong Weerasethakul) [**1/2]

November 2022

231. The Black Phone (2021/Scott Derrickson) [***1/2]

232. Vortex (2021/Gaspar Noé) [***]

233. Rocky (2021/Arun Matheswaran) [***1/2]

234. Up Up & Up (2019/Govind Nihalani) [**]

235. Ti Ani Itar (2017/Govind Nihalani) [**]

236. Avijatrik (2021/Subhrajit Mitra) [***]

237. Spencer (2021/Pablo Larraín) [***]

238. Celebrity (1998/Woody Allen) [**1/2]

239. My Blueberry Nights (2007/Wong Kar-wai) [***]

240. Ondanondu Kaladalli (1978/Girish Karnad) [***]

241. Drive My Car (2021/Ryûsuke Hamaguchi) [****]

242. Nightmare Alley (2021/Nightmare Alley) [****]

243. Monica, O My Darling (2022/Vasan Bala) [***1/2]

244. Jaya Jaya Jaya Jaya Hey (2022/Vipin Das) [***1/2]

245. Drishyam 2 (2022/Abhishek Pathak) [***]

246. Nitham Oru Vaanam (2022/Ra. Karthik) [***]

247. Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu (2022/Gautham Vasudev Menon) [***]

248. Trust (2022/David Schwimmer) [***1/2]

249. Thirteen Lives (2022/Ron Howard) [**1/2]

250. Elvis (2022/Baz Luhrmann) [**1/2]

251. Sree Dhanya Catering Service (2022/Jeo Baby) [***]

252. My Policeman (2022/Michael Grandage) [***]

253. Bhediya (3D) (2022/Amar Kaushik) [***1/2]

December 2022

254. Qala (2022/Anvita Dutt) [***1/2]

255. Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy (2021/Ryûsuke Hamaguchi) [****]

256. Freddy (2022/Shashanka Ghosh) [***]

257. India Lockdown (2022/Madhur Bhandarkar) [*]

258. Ek Villain Returns (2022/Mohit Suri) [*]

259. Jana Gana Mana (2022/Dijo Jose Antony) [***1/2]

260. Chhello Show (2022/Pan Nalin) [***]

261. An Action Hero (2022/Anirudh Iyer) [***]

262. Doob (2017/Mostofa Sarwar Farooki) [**]

263. Madness in the Desert (2004/Satyajit Bhatkal) [****]

264. Sherdil: The Pilibhit Saga (2022/Srijit Mukherji) [**1/2]

265. Lady Chatterley’s Lover  (2022/Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre) [**1/2]

266. Rorschach (2022/Nissam Basheer) [***]

267. Code Name Tiranga (2022/Ribhu Dasgupta) [**]

268. Ariyippu (2022/Mahesh Narayanan) [***1/2]

269. Amsterdam (2022/David O. Russell) [**]

270. Love Today (2022/Pradeep Ranganathan) [**]

271. The Banshees of Inisherin (2022/Martin McDonagh) [****]

272. Thank God (2022/Indra Kumar) [**]

273. All Quiet on the Western Front (2022/Edward Berger) [****1/2]

274. Blurr (2022/Ajay Bahl) [***]

275. Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery (2022/Rian Johnson) [***]

276. Ram Setu (2022/Abhishek Sharma) [**]

277. Natchathiram Nagargiradhu (2022/Pa. Ranjith) [***]

278. Enola Holmes 2 (2022/Harry Bradbeer) [**1/2]

279. Double XL (2022/Satram Ramani) [*1/2]

280. Athena (2022/Romain Gavras) [***]

281. The Last Duel (2021/Ridley Scott) [***]

Short Films:

February 2022

1. Dog (2001/Andrea Arnold) [***1/2]

2. Milk (1998/Andrea Arnold) [***1/2]

3. Wasp (2003/Andrea Arnold) [****]

4. Sunnyside (1919/Charlie Chaplin)

March 2022

5. 23 Winters (2013/Rajesh S. Jala)

6. The Amputee (1974/David Lynch)

7. The Grandmother (1970/David Lynch)

8. The Fiancés of Macdonald Bridge (1961/Agnès Varda)

9. Jahaan (2022/Celina John)

10. Yatri Kripya Dhyan De (2022/Abhinav Singh)

April 2022

11. Incident by a Bank (2009/Ruben Östlund)

May 2022

12. Keep Punching (2020/Kirnay Bhatt)

June 2022

13. A Trip to the Moon (1902/Georges Méliès)

14. The Tutor (1993/Munish Bhardwaj)

September 2022

15. Laali (2020/Abhiroop Basu)

November 2022

16. Chhoti Si Baat (2022/Hitarth Desai)

17. Soul-Kadhi (2022/Sameeha Sabnis)

18. Sadabahar (2022/Suyash Kamat)

19. Home 2 (2022/Ria Nalavade)

20. Salt (2022/Barkha Naik)

21. Screen (2022/Sandip Kishan Anbuselvan)

22. Bijli (2022/Manasvini Boovarahan)

23. Home (2022/Aditi Sharma)

24. Lokkhon Rekha (2022/Rohan Shyam Chowdhury)

25. Stockholm (2022/Murali Krishnan)

26. Pilibhit (2022/Ashutosh Chaturvedi, Pankaj Mavchi)

27. 3rd Stanza (2022/Tarun Wadhwa)

December 2022

28. Noor-E-Mayoor (2022/Abhimanyu Kanodia)

29. The Elephant Whisperers (2022/Kartiki Gonsalves) 

Web Series/Specials:

January 2022

1. Cubicles (Season 2) [***]

2. Money Heist (Season 5) [****1/2]

3. Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein (Season 1) [***]

4. Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa… (Season 1) [***]

5. Unpaused: Naya Safar (Season 1) [***]

6. After Life (Season 3) [***]

7. Kapil Sharma: I’m Not Done Yet 

February 2022

8. Mare of Easttown (Season 1) [***1/2]

9. The Great Indian Murder (Season 1) [**]

10. Rocket Boys (Season 1) [***1/2]

March 2022

11. Undekhi (Season 2) [***]

12. Bloody Brothers (Season 1) [**1/2]

13. The Fame Game (Season 1) [***]

April 2022

14. Reacher (S01E01-02)

15. Eternally Confused and Eager for Love (Season 1) [***]

16. Gullak (Season 3) [***]

17. Mai (Season 1) [**]

18. Guilty Minds (Season 1) [***]

May 2022

19. Modern Love Mumbai (Season 1) [**1/2]

20. Panchayat (Season 2) [***]

June 2022

21. Nirmal Pathak Ki Ghar Wapsi (Season 1) [***]

22. Ek Badnam Aashram (Season 3) [***]

23. Suzhal - The Vortex (Season 1) [***1/2]

24. Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare (Season 1-2) [***]

July 2022

25. She (Season 2) [**]

26. Man Vs Bee (Season 1) [***]

27. Modern Love Hyderabad (Season 1) [***]

28. Saas Bahu Achaar Pvt. Ltd. (Season 1) [***]

29. Indian Predator: The Butcher of Delhi [***]

August 2022

30. Rangbaaz: Darr Ki Rajneeti [***]

31. Ghar Waapsi (Season 1) [***]

32. Masaba Masaba (Season 2) [***]

33. Crash Course (Season 1) [**]

34. I'mMature (Season 2) [**1/2]

35. Never Have I Ever  (Season 3) [***]

36. Koffee With Karan (S07E05)

September 2022

37. Maharani (Season 2) [***]

38. Delhi Crime (Season 2) [***]

39. Dahan (S01E01-06) [**]

40. Jamtara - Sabka Number Ayega (Season 2) [***]

October 2022

41. Criminal Justice: Adhura Sach (Season 1) [***]

42. Duranga (Season 1) [**1/2]

43. Four More Shots Please! (Season 3) [**]

44. Tripling (Season 3) [***]

45. Mismatched (Season 2) [***]

46. Flames (Season 3) [***]

November 2022

47. House of the Dragon (Season 1) [***1/2]

48. Breathe: Into the Shadows (Season 2) [**1/2]

49. Mukhbir (Season 1) [***]

50. Hostel Daze (Season 3) [**1/2]

December 2022

51. Khakee: The Bihar Chapter (Season 1) [***]

52. Tanaav (Season 1) [***]

53. Zakir Khan: Tathastu 

54. CAT (Season 1) [***1/2]

55. Half Pants Full Pants (Season 1) [**1/2]

56. Faadu - A Love Story (Season 1) [***]

57. Pitchers (Season 2) [***]

58. Vir Das: Landing

Repeat Viewing:

January 2022

1. Chungking Express (1994/Wong Kar-wai) [***]

2. The Irishman (2019/Martin Scorsese) [****]

3. Barsaat (1949/Raj Kapoor) [***]

4. Udaan (2010/Vikramaditya Motwane) [*****]

5. Refugee (2000/J P Dutta) [**1/2]

February 2022

6. Dedh Ishqiya (2014/Abhishek Chaubey) [****]

7. In The Mood For Love (2000/Wong Kar-wai) [***1/2]

8. Dev.D (2009/Anurag Kashyap) [****]

9. Match Point (2005/Woody Allen) [***1/2]

March 2022

10. Mrityudand (1997/Prakash Jha) [***]

11. Django Unchained (2012/Quentin Tarantino) [*****]

12. No Country For Old Men (2007/Joel Coen, Ethan Coen) [***1/2]

13. Fanaa (2006/Kunal Kohli) [**]

April 2022

14. Meal (2020/Abhiroop Basu) [****]

15. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013/Martin Scorsese) [*****]

16. Khosla Ka Ghosla (2006/Dibakar Banerjee) [****]

May 2022

17. Zakhm (1998/Mahesh Bhatt) [***1/2]

18. Shiva (1990/Ram Gopal Varma) [***]

June 2022

19. Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008/Abbas Tyrewala) [***1/2]

20. Saudagar (1973/Sudhendu Roy) [****]

21. Saudagar (1991/Subhash Ghai) [***]

22. Ram Lakhan (1989/Subhash Ghai) [***]

23. Khal Nayak (1993/Subhash Ghai) [**1/2]

24. Rangeela (1995/Ram Gopal Varma) [***1/2]

July 2022

25. Rehna Hai Terre Dil Mein (2001/Gautham Menon) [**1/2]

26. Aparichit - The Strangers (2005/Shankar) [***1/2]

27. Nayak: The Real Hero (2001/Shankar) [***1/2]

28. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004/Michel Gondry) [****]

29. Zanjeer (1973/Prakash Mehra) [***1/2]

30. Mohra (1994/Rajiv Rai) [***]

31. Raanjhanaa (2013/Aanand L. Rai) [***1/2]

August 2022

32. Gupt: The Hidden Truth (1997/Rajiv Rai) [***]

33. No Smoking (2007/Anurag Kashyap) [****]

34. Mukkabaaz (2018/Anurag Kashyap) [****1/2]

35. Laal Singh Chaddha (2022/Advait Chandan) [***1/2]

36. Go Goa Gone (2013/Raj & DK) [***]

37. Ardh Satya (1983/Govind Nihalani) [****]

38. Chakra (1981/Rabindra Dharmaraj) [***]

September 2022

39. Talaash (2012/Reema Kagti) [***1/2]

40. Band Baaja Baaraat (2010/Maneesh Sharma) [***]

41. Johny Mera Naam (1970/Vijay Anand) [***]

42. Well Done Abba (2010/Shyam Benegal) [***]

October 2022

43. Hum Paanch (1980/Bapu) [***]

44. Teesri Manzil (1966/Vijay Anand) [***]

45. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011/Zoya Akhtar) [****1/2]

46. Lamhaa (2010/Rahul Dholakia) [**1/2]

47. Cocktail (2012/Homi Adajania) [**]

48. English Vinglish (2012/Gauri Shinde) [***1/2]

November 2022

49. Buddha Mar Gaya (2007/Rahul Rawail) [*]

50. Chup: Revenge of the Artist (2022/R. Balki) [***]

51. Mr. & Mrs. '55 (1955/Guru Dutt) [***]

December 2022

52. Sacred Games (S01E01)

53. Court (2014/Chaitanya Tamhane) [****1/2]

54. Pulp Fiction (1994/Quentin Tarantino) [*****]

55. Jalwa (1987/Pankuj Parashar) [**1/2]

56. Shakti (1982/Ramesh Sippy) [***1/2]

57. Aan (1952/Mehboob) [***]

58. Devdas (1955/Bimal Roy) [***1/2]

59. Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001/Aashutosh Gowariker) [*****]

60. Mean Streets (1973/Martin Scorsese) [****]

61. Manhattan (1979/Woody Allen) [***1/2]

62. New York, New York (1977/Martin Scorsese) [***]

63. Khakee: The Bihar Chapter (S01E03, 05-07)

64. There Will Be Blood (2007/Paul Thomas Anderson) [****]

[Note: Films seen in movie theatres and at film festivals/screenings are highlighted in bold and italic font, respectively.]

Language-wise (Feature Films/Documentaries, first-time watches)

Hindi - 91
English - 60
Tamil - 22
Malayalam - 21
French - 16
Bengali - 10
Telugu - 08
Marathi - 07
Persian - 07
Kannada - 06
Cantonese - 04
Japanese - 04
Korean - 03
Norwegian - 03
Spanish - 03
German - 02
Icelandik - 02
Mandarin - 02
Russian - 02
Dutch - 01
Gujarati - 01
Hinglish - 01
Italian - 01
Maithili - 01
Romani - 01
Romanian - 01
Silent - 01

Source (Feature Films/Documentaries, first-time watches)

Amazon Prime - 81
Mubi - 62
Theatre - 29
Netflix - 17
YouTube - 13
Zee5 - 12
Disney+ Hotstar - 11
Eros Now - 02
Others - 54

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