Feature Film

‘Dunkirk’ review: Soundtracks have more emotions than anything and anyone else
11:00 am PDT 20/07/2017 By Anshita Bhatt

Whatever happened at Dunkirk may be a part of World War II, but Dunkirk is not just a war film. Rather it is purely based on the event which in history is termed as the Dunkirk evacuation. The film conveniently sidesteps the political affairs in the German army, the halt order issued by a German High Command and the events that led to the Battle of Dunkirk. The film begins with a group of British soldiers walking on the streets … Read More

Disney reveals live-action ‘Aladdin’ cast : Will Smith to play The Genie
11:00 am PDT 19/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Walt Disney Studios revealed the star-cast of its live-action adaptation of the 1992 classic animated feature film Aladdin at D23 Expo. According to the official announcement by the studio, Mena Massoud (The 99, Jack Ryan) will play the kind-hearted Agrabah thief Aladdin. Naomi Scott (Power Rangers)  will be playing princess Jasmine. It was also confirmed that Will Smith of Men in Black fame will play Genie. Guy Ritchie will direct the film with Jonathan Eirich as the executive producer. John August … Read More

Delving into the quirky trivias of Dunkirk
5:10 pm PDT 18/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

One of the most awaited movies of the year is almost upon us and the tremors are already felt by the record books. Dunkirk, directed by connoisseur Christopher Nolan is slated to hit the screens on 21 July 2017 but the movie has already generated a whiff of infectious euphoria. Set in the backdrop of World War II, Dunkirk stars Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance and also Harry Styles among others giving it a glamorous appeal. Moreover, the prospect of a … Read More

Jagga Jasoos VFX review: The singing movie raises the VFX bar with the promise of a comic book franchise
6:05 pm PDT 17/07/2017 By Swati Panda

Ranbir Kapoor’s much awaited film Jagga Jasoos released recently on 14 July 2017 with a lot of expectations since the film was delayed since a long time . If I say it in a one liner, it is a visual and musical delight with spectacular VFX done by Prasad Suttar and Naveen Paul’s team from NY VFXWAALA. The film is like a Disney musical meets Indiana Jones or Tintin’s adventure ride. Director of the film Anurag Basu brings in the … Read More

What we can expect from ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’
7:25 pm PDT 11/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

The apoplectic apes are back to stir up the hornet’s nest as the third instalment of the primate franchise War for the Planet of the Apes is all set to hit the screens this Friday. And this time, director Matt Reeves promises more in store for the fans. All the teasers and trailers so far have set very high expectations, especially after the resounding success of the preceding movie Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. As the excitement around the release continues … Read More

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ trailer 2 analysis: Mr. Porter’s plush clothing adds to the movie allure
7:28 pm PDT 07/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

When 20th Century Fox launched the first official trailer of Kingsman: The Golden Circle, the fans were left smacking their lips. With more action, more drama and of course more glamour due to some added big names, the sequel promises to be a step up from its first instalment Kingsman: The Secret Service. Now the studios have released another teaser of the movie, and it has the panache of Mr. Porter written all over it. The costumes play an integral … Read More

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ review – Revel in the most riveting homecoming ever!
10:30 am PDT 06/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

Last year, Marvel’s mega production Captain America: Civil War introduced us to the latest version of Spider-Man when the web-slinger glides his way into the battle arena, much to the bemusement of the rest of the Avengers. Whilst the spider impressed even in the bit-part role in that movie, his shenanigans in the Homecoming takes the adventure to a whole new level. Directed by Jon Watts, Spiderman: Homecoming brings you that same old tale of a high school boy who … Read More

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ sequel plot revealed
2:28 pm PDT 04/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Having ably filled the void left by Harry Potter franchise, Fantastic Beasts are now into their second instalment as the principal photography has reportedly begun and much to the delight of the anxious fans, the first synopsis too, has been revealed. The first part, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them was a resounding hit, successfully taking over the baton of the wizardry world from Harry Potter films. Now eight months later, director David Yates is back behind the camera … Read More

Trailer analysis of ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’
5:00 pm PDT 03/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Over twenty years after the events of Robin Williams and co. in the adventurous board game of Jumanji, comes yet another fascinating flick based on the same game, though with its chops and changes. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a stand-alone sequel to the 1995 cult, and as we could see in the trailer, promises to be bigger and better. If we analyse the trailer, then one can find out that whilst the spirit of the original movie is … Read More

Come and meet Netflix’s Okja and Mija
5:16 pm PDT 29/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

  In one of the most intriguing tale of friendship yet, Bong Joon-Ho’s Okja tells the story about a 13-year old Korean girl who befriends a crossbreed of pig and a hippo of the same name and takes great pains to rescue him from getting slaughtered. Starring Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal alongside many Korean stars, Okja is a Korean-American film which has already flattered its audience in Cannes and is now ready to win hearts in US and South Korea. … Read More

‘Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero’ teaser – Fun Academy reveal first look of the American military dog flick
5:50 pm PDT 28/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The legend of Sgt.Stubby has been finally turned into a movie and the makers Fun Academy Motion Pictures have given a glimpse of their animation film with the release of its teaser trailer. Based on America’s most decorated military dog Stubby, the movie ventures into the life of the pit bull who was rescued by an American soldier at the advent of World War I, sheltered in the army camp and his remarkable rise to become a sergeant, the first … Read More

“I couldn’t hide my tears behind the mask”: Tiger Shroff on dubbing for ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Hindi version
10:30 am PDT 28/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Spider-Man: Homecoming is only a few days away and the excitement has already grown double fold over the Hindi voice of Peter Parker in the movie given by Indian actor Tiger Shroff. In a fun interaction with the media, the Baaghi and Heropanti actor, who himself is also a great fan of Spider-Man, shared his experience on how it was to dub for the superhero he’s been following since childhood. Tiger stepped on the stage with a number of young … Read More