Articles by Rakesh Mehar

From Siddaramiah to Dinesh Gundu Rao, the list of some prominent names and histories you should know.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:11
Director Narasimha throws together action, item numbers, sentiment and romance without any concern for continuity or pace.
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 15:24
From heroines being stalked to relatives being guilt-tripped, ‘Raj Vishnu’ has everything you need for a ‘heart-warming’ family comedy.
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 16:58
‘Indu Sarkar’ refuses to go beyond the surface of either the big political picture or the personal tragedies of the Emergency.
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 15:47
It’s time the CBFC simply rated films, and let audiences decide what they should and should not watch.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 11:39
The current privacy provisions under the IT Act cover only corporate bodies, while leaving out governments and non-profit bodies.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 07:37
The story is predictable, the acting melodramatic and the direction leaves a lot to be desired.
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 18:14
The direction and screenplay jump from one strand of the narrative to the next too quickly, leaving the film an incoherent muddle.
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 19:08
Raj B Shetty has a deft touch as actor and director, and makes us laugh with rather than at the foibles of people like us.
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 09:15
What works for ‘Aake’ is the restraint it shows, slowly ratcheting up the tension without laughably overplaying the horror.
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 16:38