Rocky Handsome (2016)Cast: John Abraham, Diya Chalwad, Shruti Haasan,Nishikant Kamat, Sharad KelkarDirector: Nishikant KamatNutshell: A reclusive pawn shop owner sets his sights on revenge when a vicious gangsters kidnaps his drug-addicted neighbours daughter Remakes are usually associated either with the...
Qatil Chudail (2001) Cast: Sapna, Amit Pachori, Vinod Tripathi, Anil Nagrath Director: Kanti Shah Synopsis:  The lascivious tale of a nymphomaniac whose lust transcends her death and wreaks revenge on anyone who dares to stop her amorous cravings. Qatil Chudail is another feather in...
Maut Ki Dahshat (The Horror of Death) (2004) Cast:  Aman Sagar, Shabnam, Rajesh Sabharwal, Rajiv Raj, Poonam Das Gupta, Brij Gopal, Rupal, Dimple, Shiva, K.K. Goswami, Seema, Jamura, Rohit Raj, Bhupat Patel, Gautam, Bhakti Kapoor Director: J. Neelam Synopsis:  An secret potion turns a young man...
Haiwan (1986)Cast:  Gauthami, Silk Smita, Disco Shanti, AnuradhaDirector:  V. PrabhakarNutshell:  John Carpenter’s Halloween skewed with The Incredible Iron Melting Zombie Man and then given the most bizarre South Indian masala treatment resulting in delirium. Haiwan begins with some scientists perform an experiment on a corpse that...
Ghutan (2007)Cast: Aryan Vaid, Heena Rehman, Tarun Arora, Gufi Paintal, Shahbaaz KhanDirector: Shyam RamsaySynopsis: Shunned millionaire bitch from hell turns dead nasty as she attempts a hideous revenge for being buried alive by formerly adoring hubby! (“burid” alive” says the poster!!! Indeed...
Aakhri Raat (1999)Cast: Raj Devgan, Sandhya Mehra, Sara Khan, Sudhir Dalvi, Anil Nagrath, Mushtaq Khan, Shiva, Pramod MuthuDirector: Pappu BahruzSynopsis: Yet another kitchen sink rape-revenge marketed as a horror film including pictures on the VCD cover than never remotely appear on screen. Compounded by a video release...
Hawas (1974) Cast:  Bindu, Neetu Singh, Anil Dhawan, Faryal, Pinchoo Kapoor, Mehmood, Vinod Mehra, Rekha Director: Sawan Kumar Nutshell:  Sawan Kumar’s Spectacular and deliciously sleazy tale about the dreaded curse of Nymphomania with Bindu as the smouldering victim.   As Hawas unspools, we have shady Pinchoo Kapoor is running a flourishing trade with his...
Rock Dancer (1995) Cast: Ritu Shivpuri, Shammi Kapoor, Kamal Sadanah, Ronit Roy, Sharon Prabhakar, Javed Jaffrey, Samanta Fox, Govinda, Deb Mukherji, McMahon. Director: Menon Music: Bappi Lahiri Nutshell: spellbinding Disco-Romance-Mystery-Comedy spectacle presented and introduced by Bappi Lahiri featuring his brood Rema Lahiri and Bappa too!   Young Jaya is an enormously popular Rock Dancer touching...
Hum Tum (2004) Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukherjee Director: Kunal Kohli Music: Jatin Lalit Nutshell: Good intentions aside, poor direction and a dire script cripple this dull affair Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   Hum Tum is Kunal Kohli’s second effort but not one where he has learnt from his past mistakes in Mujhse Dosti karoge....
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002) Cast: Salman Khan, Madhuri, Shahrukh Khan Director: Adhiyanam Music: Bappi Lahiri and 6 lesser mortals Nutshell: turgid rubbish of the worst kind... thought they grew out of crap like this Reviewed by: Faiz Khan   This creaking relic of a film finally teeters its way across on to cinema s screens...