We all love action movies. But there is a guilty pleasure in watching gigantic monsters battle it out on the screen. I say guilty pleasure because unless you are a purist, you would always enjoy graphically created giants in a Hollywood movie, which always guarantees you the pleasure and excitement…


Today in the series of Why You Should Watch (#WYSW) we are going to sail with some of the notorious sailors ever to sailed the seas. The show I am going to talk about today is Black Sails which aired in Starz for 4 seasons between 2014–17.

This is proclaimed…


This movie could be summarized as a tale of a woman who is assigned with the arduous mission of constructing a house of her own.

With a simple narration, the story elaborates this summary in detail without ever derailing from this one line. Yet, it manages to visit many territories…


In my previous reviews of season 1 and season 2, I borrowed the pyramid structure of the Bicameral Mind concept in the show and used it to build my review. The contents that formed the pyramid (though they were broken apart in season 2) can no longer be utilized to…


This is a convoluted show. The decision to make it as such stems from a probable effect it will have on the revelation. On the face of it, all the difficulty you face may seem to be linked with the blown-up ego of the writer. A battle against pontification. But…


There’s a theory discussed in the show known as the Bicameral Mind. A triangular diagram (a pyramid of sorts) indicating each stage in the process to bootstrap consciousness. …


Disclaimer:
This is an appreciative analysis post. It does not evaluate the good and bad of the movie. So it will be filled with spoilers. Please proceed to read this only If you have watched the movie. You have been warned!

A psychological experiment; invoking the deluded repercussions of prolonged…


Jung Woo-sung and Son Ye-jin

Inevitable. This word always has that foreboding aura around it. It has favored itself to be a friend of negative connotations. Also as denial’s worst enemy. But most importantly, its acceptance would pave a peaceful path until one can meet it.

This film has indulged in paving such a path…


Discalaimer: Please read the book before indulging in this post. The post is designed to give a perspective into the book. It should not be taken as the only authorized interpretation of the book. In case you are not sure about what you feel or fail to understand beyond the…


After that final shot of Marta on the balcony, you get that same feeling after watching an ‘oddly satisfying’ compilation video on YouTube. You are also urged to appreciate because of how even the small and purported insignificant occupants (both human-related and inanimate) of the screen have been tied up…

Raja Raman

My mobility is through my words.

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