Child's Play (2019)Cast: Aubrey Plaza, Mark Hamill, Gabriel Bateman, Tim Matheson, Brian Tyree Henry, Beatrice Kitsos, Carlease Burke, Amro MajzoubDirector: Lars Klevberg Nutshell: Witty, Nasty, Bloody, Pacy... a highly entertaining reboot of the 1988 classic. Remaining a die-hard Child’s...
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...
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...
Ziddi Gujjar (1994) Cast: Sultan Rahi, Gori, Neeli, Mustafa Qureshi, Sabiha Khanam, AlbelaDirector: Younus Malik Synopsis:  yet another vendetta-based farce with garish costumes, loud confrontations, dubious sexual double entendres and weaves that would make Roxxxy Andrews turn green with envy. Ziddi Gujjar...
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...

Zibahkhana (2007)

Zibahkhana; Hell's Ground (2007) Cast: Kunwar Nafees, Rubya Chaudhry, Rooshanie Ejaz, Osman Khalid Butt, Najma Malik, Salim Meraj, Haider Raza, Adnan Malik and Rehan. Written by: Omar Khan & Pete Tombs Edited by: Andy Starke Nutshell:  A splattery ode to horror films of all shapes and sizes with an emphasis on the 70s. ...
Stranglers of Bombay, The (1959) Cast:  Guy Rolfe, Andrew Cruickshank, Allan Cuthbertson, George Pastell, Jan Holden Director: Terence Fisher Nutshell:  strange reflection the Indian uprising against the colonials in a highly dubious if unintentional manner. Particularly fascinating if somewhat awkward is the very slanted depiction of everything Indian.   Stranglers of Bombay was first...
Love in Jungle (1970) Cast: Aaliya, Azeem, Nanna, Tarana, Adeeb, Gul Hameed as The Jungle Man. Director: Akkoo Music: Tassaduq Nutshell: Lollywood does the Tarzan thing on cruise control cloaked in a quick-fix history lesson and a rather chillingly familiar refugee exodus fraught with peril and certain death. Love in Jungle arrived in 1970...