All stories by Paresh C Palicha
Review: 10 Kalpanakal, a shabbily made thrillerRediff.com29 Nov 2016
The screenplay moves back and forth in a confusing manner, unnecessarily lengthening the run time of the film, says Paresh Palicha.
Review: Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan entertainsRediff.com21 Nov 2016
The story of an underdog, Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan is quite decent, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Swarna Kaduva doesn't live up to expectationsRediff.com7 Nov 2016
Biju Menon feels bogged down by expectations that his latest film carried, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Aanandam is a fun journeyRediff.com24 Oct 2016
It is the charm and the freshness of the young cast that makes Aanandam work, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Oru Muthassi Gadha is worth watchingRediff.com19 Sep 2016
The director works as if he has a magic wand that makes this theme -- which is not exactly fresh -- engaging, raves Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Welcome to Central Jail is below averageRediff.com13 Sep 2016
Welcome to Central Jail is a typical Dileep film, which may go down well with his fans, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho is a winner all the way!Rediff.com12 Sep 2016
Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho is truly a feel-good venture that will leave a smile on your face for a long time, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Oozham is a mediocre filmRediff.com11 Sep 2016
Initially we sit tight in our seats expecting something very gripping to happen but, nothing of that sort happens.
Review: Mohanlal is brilliant in OppamRediff.com10 Sep 2016
Oppam is a must watch, raves Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Pinneyum looks like a compromiseRediff.com19 Aug 2016
It feels as if Adoor Gopalakrishnan has targeted Pinneyum to be a commercial success, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Anuraga Karikkinvellam is an enjoyable filmRediff.com11 Jul 2016
Paresh C Palicha recommends Anuraga Karikkinvellam.
Review: Karinkunnam 6s is a decent watchRediff.com8 Jul 2016
Karinkunnam 6s may lack the depth to be a great film but it's worth a watch, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Shajahanum Pareekkuttiyum has nothing exciting to offerRediff.com7 Jul 2016
There's something missing in Shajahanum Pareekkuttiyum, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Kammatipaadam is brilliantRediff.com22 May 2016
Kammatipaadam is a gangster movie with a difference and a must watch, for sure.
Review: Leela caters to Biju Menon's fansRediff.com25 Apr 2016
Leela may carry the buzz that it deals with a controversial subject, but there is nothing objectionable in the film, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Jacobinte Swargarajayam is a mixed bagRediff.com9 Apr 2016
There is excitement every time Nivin Pauly is on screen, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: King Liar tests your patienceRediff.com4 Apr 2016
King Liar's story is wafer thin and the effort to hold the viewer's interest does not work beyond a point, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Kali impressesRediff.com28 Mar 2016
Kali has the potential of becoming a rage with the viewers, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Darwinte Parinamam disappointsRediff.com21 Mar 2016
From the blood and tears that flowed in the first half, the narrative takes a 'U' turn and becomes a comic caper post interval, giving us a feeling that we watched two different films that were merged together midway, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Vettah is averageRediff.com28 Feb 2016
Vettah is not as satisfying as promised, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Hello Namaste is averageRediff.com22 Feb 2016
The premise of the film may be very old but the sincere effort of the entire cast makes it watchable, writes Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Maheshinte Prathikaaram is a winnerRediff.com6 Feb 2016
Fahadh Faasil is in top form in Maheshinte Prathikaaram, feels Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Monsoon Mangoes is pretentiousRediff.com18 Jan 2016
Monsoon Mangoes is pretentious and looks tacky as most of frames are jaded, warns Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Malgudi Days fails to convey anythingRediff.com11 Jan 2016
Paresh C Palicha wonders why Malgudi Days has so many subplots when the main idea itself was good enough for a film.
Review: Adi Kapyare Koottamani is average with a bit of perkinessRediff.com28 Dec 2015
Not much imagination has gone into developing the plot of Adi Kapyare Koottamani!
Review: 2 Countries is standard Dileep fareRediff.com27 Dec 2015
You will enjoy 2 Countries only if you're a Dileep fan, says Paresh C Palicha.
Charlie needs to be seen at least onceRediff.com25 Dec 2015
Here's what Paresh C Palicha has to say about the Malayalam movie Charlie.
Review: Rockstar doesn't live up to its promiseRediff.com4 Dec 2015
The humour in Rockstar waters down the impact of some of the serious issues being raised, writes Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Rajamma @ Yahoo is lacklustreRediff.com23 Nov 2015
Rajamma @ Yahoo leaves the viewer confused, writes Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam is brilliantRediff.com21 Nov 2015
SuSu Sudhi Vathmeekam handles the subject of physical limitations judiciously without trying to manipulate a viewer's emotions, writes Paresh C Palicha.
The cast makes Anarkali worthwhileRediff.com14 Nov 2015
Anarkali is a mixture of old and new world of storytelling.
Review: Salt Mango Tree is averageRediff.com9 Nov 2015
Serving a bitter pill dipped in sweetener may look good on paper but in Salt Mango Tree, the taste is disproportional, writes Paresh C Palicha.
Meet the reel life KanchanamalaRediff.com3 Nov 2015
'My aim as an actor is to make the audience believe that the person they are seeing on screen is not me but the character.' Parvathy discusses her real-life character role in Ennu Ninte Moideen.
Review: Rani Padmini entertainsRediff.com24 Oct 2015
Rima Kallingal and Manju Warrier give powerhouse performances in Rani Padmini, raves Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Kanal is averageRediff.com23 Oct 2015
Kanal turns out to be an average effort even though Mohanlal does his best to salvage it, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi disappointsRediff.com20 Oct 2015
Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi is a tiring watch, warns Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Amar Akbar Anthony entertainsRediff.com19 Oct 2015
The director successfully maintains a fine balance among the three leading men in Amar Akbar Anthony, says Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Pathemaari is worth a watchRediff.com12 Oct 2015
Pathemaari brings Mammootty back to his brilliant form, writes Paresh C Palicha.
Review: Oraalppokkam is disturbingly impressiveRediff.com5 Oct 2015
'Oraalppokkam is open to interpretation and therein lies its appeal.'
Review: Kohinoor is exhaustingRediff.com28 Sep 2015
Kohinoor lacks the sparkle, feels Paresh C Palicha.