Hoax

Vampire Owl: I heard that they are going to search for Bigfoot. Vampire Bat: Everybody knows that it doesn’t exist. Are they dumb? Vampire Owl: Well, they think that even us don’t exist. Vampire Bat: It is another reason why they are to be considered dumb. Vampire Owl: We shouldn’t be searching for reasons why … More Hoax

Metamorphosis

Vampire Owl: Do you know that some of the vampires in our group are having a great metamorphosis these days? Vampire Bat: Vampires are having metamorphosis nowadays? I thought that it was more or less of a werewolf thing. Vampire Owl: Yes, it used to be. Only the zombies and witches had a small share … More Metamorphosis

The Tattooist

Vampire Owl: The title here is something that caught my attention early. Vampire Bat: It rarely happens related to short-films, right? Vampire Owl: I stopped differentiating between short-films and long films some time ago. Vampire Bat: This is actually a micro short-film, much shorter. Vampire Owl: That saves a lot of time then. Vampire Bat: … More The Tattooist

The Void

Vampire Owl: I have always liked the Void. It made sure that there was nothingness in our realm. It was beautiful. Vampire Bat: There is more than void that brings the nothingness. Vampire Owl: Void is actually better than the rest. It is quite harmless, unless you use it to tamper with the wheel of … More The Void

Mrithyumjayam

Vampire Owl: I am sure that they are talking about us. Vampire Bat: Why would you think that when going through a non-vampire movie? Vampire Owl: Because it seems to be about someone who defeated death. Vampire Bat: We haven’t defeated death; at least not yet. Vampire Owl: Dude, we have come back from the … More Mrithyumjayam

Raman Raghav 2.0

What is the movie about? :: The movie makes it clear that it is not about Raman Raghav a.k.a. Psycho Raman who was a famous serial killer, who unleashed terror in the city of Mumbai in the 1960s. About fifteen years later, another serial killer named Ramanna (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) who seems to follow the same … More Raman Raghav 2.0

Don’t Breathe

Vampire Owl: Does this movie ask its viewers not to breathe? Vampire Bat: Even if it does, that would be okay for us, because we are dead already. Vampire Owl: But we do breathe, all the time. Vampire Bat: It is an unnecessary thing though. Actually, we can live without that. Vampire Owl: But I … More Don’t Breathe

The Raven

“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore — While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door”. These are the first few lines of Edgar Allan Poe’s most famous … More The Raven

2 Guns

There was the need for an oasis of action among the movies of this Onam, among which none of them was of the much needed action genre, even as at least half of the Malayalam movies of this Onam season were very good. Yes, 2 Guns released here yesterday only, and I have to say … More 2 Guns

Silent Hill II

This is the time for flashback, to a few months ago. This is the time when the thirst for horror has reached its zenith. This movie series itself is a legend in quenching this thirst, as it comes up with that horror which is so difficult to fathom as a simple horror fan. The movie … More Silent Hill II

Go Goa Gone

In this world touched by the vampires of the last century and dominated by the not-at-all scary pseudo-vampires powered by works like Twilight, zombies have been forced to take the back-seat. Some would say that it is deserving to be so, and that is al they need, but without solid proof. Still, it would not … More Go Goa Gone

Table No. 21

There are times when one has break the narrative and the flow, and come up with something which he missed in his writing, something which deserved to be there, but faded into the void even before threatening to make an impact. This would need a flashback and some scratching of the memories, and here comes … More Table No. 21