Hits, Movie Reviews and Best Post


My blog has crossed 50000 hits. Thank you all my readers and visitors. πŸ™‚



Yes Man – “Life is calling. Where are you?” – This sentence kind of sums up the movie Yes Man. Jim Carrey is Carl Allen whose wife left him 3 years ago and he hasn’t been able to get over it since then. He makes all sorts of excuses to stay confined in his home and thus leads a very boring routine life. But after attending a motivational speaker’s session, he pledges to say yes to everything that comes along because there may be a hidden opportunity in anything. Jim Carrey has acted very well as usual and I believe in whole of Hollywood only he can contort his face like that and make us laugh πŸ™‚ The story is different and humorous. Definitely watchable.

As a side effect of watching the movie, I accepted all the follow requests on twitter πŸ˜€Β  I thought what the heck…if I don’t like their tweets I can remove them later always.


The Day The Earth Stood Still – I haven’t seen the original movie released in 1951 so I can’t compare the two and judge how good the remake is.Β  Its a sci fi movie starring Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Connelly. Jennifer is an astrobiologist who is made a part of a team to develop strategy to stop collision with a “thing” headed towards the earth at great speed. It turns out to be an alien in human form and a huge robot who have come all the way to save the Earth. The movie is slow and lacks the building up of climax. In fact it felt as if the movie started from the climax!! Too much cliched sci fi stuff. Actors have been wasted. There is a lack of flow in the story. The special effects are nothing special. Watch at your own risk. πŸ™‚


Last week’s Best Post award goes to Arvind Iyer for his post “Your Marriage Un-vites“. The post is on the same topic I have ranted about on my blog and very much relevant in this marriage season.


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25 thoughts on “Hits, Movie Reviews and Best Post

  1. hi,
    check out my blog (raza000@blogspot.com) and let me know how is it!!i haven’t decorated it n all(u can say i’m lazy at that or don’t know how to) and have focused more on writing!!

    Reema: I will check out your blog soon.

  2. Hi!! and congrats on the 50! Well done πŸ™‚ And ya I haven’t seen those movies either. Your reviews were great! πŸ™‚

    Reema: Hey there!! Welcome back! Thanks!

  3. Congratulations for crossing the mark. I was very excited about TDTESS, but everyone warned me against it. So haven’t seen it yet.

    Reema: Thanks! Good that you didn’t. I was really disappointed at Keanu for doing such a bad movie.

  4. Hey, Congratulations on crossing over 50,000…that is aweesum…it always a pleasure to read your posts..let me know where the celebration is…!! btw, I found you on FB and sent you a frnd request…Cheerrs!

    Reema: Thanks!!! Oh thats you?? I didn’t know your full name. I have accepted it now.

  5. Congraaaaats buddy !!! Thats a huge landmark !

    I saw Yes Man and I liked it too. A lot of scenes were like direct lifts from our Bollywood movies :D, dint you feel? especially, the rain scene and the couple finding a shelter.

    and also congrats to Arvind Iyer !

    Reema: Thanks dear!! Thats a very common scene!

  6. COngrats :))

    As Vimal says it for sure is a huge landmark and Now I only wish that u become more regualr jaldi se….

    And congrats for kicking off Post of the week, I wish to get that some day πŸ˜‰

    Are u still accepting bribes πŸ˜€

    Reema: Thanks! I hope to be regular soon πŸ™‚ After all Disciplined Blogger ka title mila hai πŸ˜€ Gtalk for secret talk πŸ˜›

  7. 50k, eh? Not bad.. Catch up soon, my dear! πŸ™‚
    And I’ve been away from the blogs and so I can’t comment on Arvind’s post yet! πŸ™‚

    Reema: Thanks!

  8. Congratulations. 50,000 is a big milestone! And I liked your certificate idea so much I am tempted to steal it. I mean, not the actual certificate. πŸ™‚ Just the concept!

    Reema: Thanks! u can steal the concept πŸ™‚

  9. oh, such an effect.. alright.. I will straightaway go and say yes to Rakhi’s proposal then.. she is been raking my heads…

    Reema: πŸ˜† that was really funny!

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