Film Releases This Week: Which to Watch? Malaal, Marudhar Express, Time to Retaliate: Masoom

Film Releases This Week: Which to Watch? Malaal, Marudhar Express, Time to Retaliate: Masoom

M is for Monsoon which is now in full swing almost all over the country. M is for the letter all the names of the movies this week start with. M is also for making the right choice of which film to watch.

Malaal

Genre: Romantic drama
Starring: Meezaan, Sharmin Sehgal, Badri Chavan, Sameer Dharmadhikari
Directed by: Mangesh Hadawale
When brawn meets beauty+brains from two very different backgrounds a fated romance blossoms in a chawl in Mumbai. The course of true love never did run smooth. Will political and social obstacles be the death of love?

Watch it because…


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1) This film marks the debut of Meezaan, son of actor Javed Jaffrey. Is he going to be the next big thing? You be the judge.


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2) This Sanjay Leela Bhansali production is also launching the producer’s niece and assistant director Sharmin Sehgal. You can bet that no expense would have been spared to make this film worthy of the Bhansali name.


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3) Who doesn’t love a good old love story with chemistry, banter, music, and the inevitable challenges?


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4) The setting of the film in a Mumbai chawl has been constructed with an eye for detail. Even the background score of the film has influences from Marathi music to add to the experience.

Marudhar Express

Genre: Comedy
Starring: Kunal Roy Kapur, Tara Alisha Berry, Rajesh Sharma
Directed by: Vishal Mishra
‘An arranged marriage with a ridiculous condition’: A newly-married couple must produce a child within the first year of their wedding. This is a coming of age story about relationships, sexuality and all the inanity that surrounds these subjects in Indian society.

Watch it because…


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1) Millions of young boys and girls have faced similar marriage-related situations as those depicted in the film. You might discover a relatable moment or learn a thing or two about Indian society.


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2) Director Vishal Mishra, fresh off Hotel Milan’s fame brings a certain slice-of-life flavour to the film that brings the small town setting of Marudhar Express to life.

Time to Retaliate: Masoom

Genre: Drama
Starring: Alia Khan Dar, Vriddhi Patwa, Ritesh Raghuvanshi, Anu Chawla, Kumaar Aadarsh
Directed by: Kumaar Aadarsh
A woman comes face to face with horrific cases of child sex abuse and takes it upon herself to tackle this prevalent evil.

Watch it because…


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1) This film is based on a real-life events and the work of a woman called Zoya in saving children from abuse.


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2) Sexual abuse of children is not an easy subject to come to grips with. This film might offer harsh but important truths of the dark side of our society.


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3) This is a brave film dealing with disturbing reality not many are courageous enough to explore.