24 March 2019

Everything I Watched in 2019

Feature Films/Documentaries:

January '19

1Temper***2015Puri Jagannadh
2Teenkahon**1/22014Bauddhayan Mukherji
3Chiriyakhana***1967Satyajit Ray
4Middle Class Abbayi**1/22017V.V.S. Ram
5Mar Mitenge (Oosaravelli)**2011Surender Reddy
6Fidaa***2017Sekhar Kammula
7Petta***2019Karthik Subbaraj
8Hulchul*1995Anees Bazmee
9Uri: The Surgical Strike***2019Aditya Dhar
10Doosara Aadmi**1977Ramesh Talwar
11Taxi Taxie*1/21977Irshad
12First Man***2018Damien Chazelle
13Kshana Kshanam***1991Ram Gopal Varma
14Aruvi***1/22017Arun Prabu Purushothaman
15Seethakaathi***2018Balaji Tharaneetharan
16Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi***2019Kangana Ranaut, Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi
173**2012Aishwarya R. Dhanush
18The Guide**1/21965Tad Danielewski

February '19

19Pudhu Pettai***2006K. Selvaraghavan
20Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga***2019Shelly Chopra Dhar
21Soni****2019Ivan Ayr
22Baazaar**1/22018Gauravv K. Chawla
23Mayabazar***1957K. V. Reddy
24Bhasmasur***2017Nishil Sheth
25K.G.F: Chapter 1*1/22018Prashanth Neel
26Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran**1/22018Abhishek Sharma
27Pahuna: The Little Visitors***2017Pakhi A Tyrewala
28Rubaru Roshni***1/22019Svati Chakravarty Bhatkal
29Chekka Chivantha Vaanam***2018Mani Ratnam
30Uriyadi***1/22016Vijay Kumar
31'96****2018C. Prem Kumar
32Network***1/21976Sidney Lumet
33One Cut of the Dead***1/22018Shinichiro Ueda
34Climax****2018Gaspar Noé
35Gully Boy***1/22019Zoya Akhtar
36War Horse***2011Steven Spielberg
37A Star is Born**1/22018Bradley Cooper
38The Pianist****1/22002Roman Polanski
39Gräns (Border)****2018Ali Abbasi
40Burning****2018Lee Chang-dong
41Cold War***1/22018Paweł Pawlikowski

March '19

42 Empire of the Sun *** 1987 Steven Spielberg
43 Sonchiriya ***1/2 2019 Abhishek Chaubey
44 L.A. Confidential ***1/2 1997 Curtis Hanson
45 The Green Mile **** 1999 Frank Darabont
46 Into the Wild ***1/2 2007 Sean Penn
47 The Favourite **** 2018 Yorgos Lanthimos
48 What We Do in the Shadows *** 2014 Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement
49 Shoplifters **** 2018 Hirokazu Kore-eda
50 Badla *** 2019 Sujoy Ghosh
51 Lincoln *** 2012 Steven Spielberg
52 The New World ***1/2 2005 Terrence Malick
53 Blade Runner 2049 *** 2017 Denis Villeneuve
54 Watchmen (Director's Cut) *** 2009 Zack Snyder
55 Photograph **** 2019 Ritesh Batra
56 Mere Pyare Prime Minister *** 2019 Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
57 Hamid *** 2019 Aijaz Khan
58 Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota **** 2019 Vasan Bala
59 377 Ab Normal *** 2019 Faruk Kabir
60 Killer's Kiss *** 1955 Stanley Kubrick
61 Seven Samurai **** 1954 Akira Kurosawa
62 Barry Lyndon *** 1975 Stanley Kubrick
63 3:10 to Yuma *** 2007 James Mangold
64 Babumoshai Bandookbaaz *** 2017 Kushan Nandy

Non-Feature Films:

  1. Bombay 70 (2014; Disha Rindani)
  2. Shame (2019; Anusha Bose)
  3. Faded (2019; Heena Dsouza)
  4. Fool for Love (2019; Satarupa Sanyal)
  5. Period. End of Sentence. (2018; Rayka Zehtabchi)
  6. Kanika (2018; Pranav Bhasin)
  7. Jutti (2018; Mohinder Pratap Singh)
  8. First Kill (1999; Sriram Raghavan)
  9. Govind Aur Ganesh (2000; Indranil Goswami)
  10. Aneko Hitler (2000; Tigmanshu Dhulia)
TV/Web Series:
  1. Sex Education (Season 1) [4.5/5]
  2. Four More Shots Please! (Season 1) [2/5]
  3. Apharan (Season 1) [2/5]
  4. Made in Heaven (Season 1) [4/5]
  5. Delhi Crime (Season 1) [3.5/5]
  6. Zabaan Sambhaalke (Episodes 01-48)
Repeat Viewing:
  1. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013; Ayan Mukerji) [3.5/5]
  2. Tumsa Nahin Dekha (1957; Naasir Hussain) [3/5]
  3. Badhaai Ho (2018; Amit Ravindernath Sharma) [3/5]
  4. Manmarziyaan (2018; Anurag Kashyap) [4/5]
  5. Aar Paar (1954; Guru Dutt) [3/5]
  6. Tashan (2008; Vijay Krishna Acharya) [3/5]
  7. Hulchul (2004; Priyadarshan) [3/5]
  8. Shool (1999; E Nivas) [3/5]
  9. Last Train to Mahakali (1999; Anurag Kashyap) [3.5/5]
  10. Manmarziyaan (2018; Anurag Kashyap) [4/5]
  11. Chameli (2003; Sudhir Mishra) [3/5]
  12. A Clockwork Orange (1971; Stanley Kubrick) [5/5]
  13. Goodfellas (1990; Martin Scorsese) [5/5] [R]
  14. Mr. & Mrs. '55 (1955; Guru Dutt) [3/5]
  15. Gully Boy (2019; Zoya Akhtar) [3.5/5]
  16. I Am (2011; Onir) [3/5]
[Note: Films seen in movie theatres and at film festivals/screenings are highlighted in bold and italic font, respectively.]

[R] denotes rating revised upon repeat viewing.

Older Viewing Logs:

31 December 2018

Everything I Watched in 2018

Feature Films/Documentaries:

January '18 

1Good Time***1/22017Ben and Josh Safdie
2The Householder***1963James Ivory
3IT****2017Andy Muschietti
4Thelma***1/22017Joachim Trier
5Detroit****2017Kathryn Bigelow
6Par Ek Din-2017Jaideep Varma
7Crossing Bridges***1/22013Sange Dorjee Thongdok
8Marjorie Prime**2017Michael Almereyda
9Tanna****2015Martin Butler, Bentley Dean
10Land of Mine***1/22015Martin Zandvliet
11Amma Ariyan***1986John Abraham
12Ghashiram Kotwal-1976K. Hariharan, Mani Kaul, Saeed Akhtar Mirza, Kamal Swaroop
13Fences***2016Denzel Washington
14Mukkabaaz****1/22018Anurag Kashyap
15Jackie***2016Pablo Larraín
16Hidden Figures***2016Theodore Melfi
17Kaalakaandi**1/22018Akshat Verma
18The Beguiled***2017Sofia Coppola
19Loving Vincent***2017Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman
20Spielberg****2017Susan Lacy
21The Lost City of Z***2017James Gray
22Pyasa Shaitan1/21984Joginder
23I Am Not Your Negro***2016Raoul Peck
24Memoir of a Murderer****2017Won Shin-yun
25Aval***2017Milind Rau
26Toni Erdmann***2016Maren Ade
27Padmaavat (3D)**1/22018Sanjay Leela Bhansali
28Stronger***2017David Gordon Green
29Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery**1/21997Jay Roach
30Youth***2015Paolo Sorrentino
31Jana Aranya***1/21976Satyajit Ray
32Cujo**1983Lewis Teague
33Sikkim***1971Satyajit Ray