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Film: "2 States"; Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ronit Roy, Amrita Singh, Revathi, Shiv Subramaniam; Directed by Abhishek Varman; Rating: **** - A magical north-south love story you wish wouldn't end.
Written by: Shiva Prakash
Film: "Bhootnath Returns"; Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Parth Bhalerao, Boman Irani, Usha Jadhav, Sanjai Mishra; Directed by Nitesh Tiwari; Rating:*** 1/2 (3 and a half stars) - Ennobling voyage into Indian elections.
Written by: Abhijeet Sen
Film: "Divergent"; Cast: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoa Kravitz, Miles Teller, Tony Goldwyn and Kate Winslet; Director: Neil Burger; Rating: ***1/2 - high-concept film which connects.
Written by: Smith Cox
Film: "Oculus"; Cast: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Katee Sackhoff, Rory Cochrane, Annalise Basso, Garrett Ryan, James Lafferty, Miguel Sandoval and Kate Siegel; Director: Mike Flanagan; Rating: *** - well-crafted, intriguing.
Written by: Meeta Kabra
Film: "Rio 2"; Voiceovers: Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, Jemaine Clement, Jamie Foxx, will.i.am, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro, George Lopez, Kristin Chenoweth, Amandla Stenberg, Bruno Mars, Andy Garcia, Rachel Crow, Pierce Gagnon, Janelle Monae and Bebel Gilberto; Director: Carlos Saldanha; Rating: **1/2 - mild entertaining fare.
Written by: Anita Agarwal
Film: "Main Tera Hero"; Cast: Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz, Nargis Fakhri, Arunoday Singh; Directed by David Dhawan; Rating:*** - David Dhawan's 'son stroke' is full-on dhamaal.
Written by: Diksha Singh
Film: "Jal"; Cast: Purab Kohli, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Kirti Kulhari, Mukul Dev; Director: Girish Malik; Rating: **** an aqueous epic of Shakespearean proportions.
Written by: Amith Ostwal
Film: "O Teri"; Actors: Pulkit Samrat, Bilal Amrohi, Anupam Kher and Sara Jane Dias; Director: Umesh Bist; Rating: ** - masala-mix version of 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron'.
Written by: Ketali Mehta
Film: "Noah"; Cast: Russell Crowe, Emma Watson, Anthony Hopkins, Ray Winstone and Jennifer Connelly; Director: Darren Aronofsky; Rating: *** - a stimulating piece of art.
Written by: Lohit Reddy
Film: "Sabotage"; Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sam Worthington, Terrence Howard, Josh Holloway, Joe Maganiello, Dawn Olivieri, Mireille Enos, Olivia Williams and Harold Perrineau Jr.; Director: David Ayer; Rating: ** and 1/2 - an unimaginative whodunit.
Written by: Lohit Reddy