Three films to watch
This month's movies are all searching for something
Search for: Family
In Anurag Kashyap’s highly anticipated psychological thriller, an aspiring actor and a baleful cop search for their missing daughter, Kali. The combative fathers (the latter is her stepdad) played by Rahul Bhat and Ronit Roy, are constantly fielding the unexpected.
Ugly releases on September 19
Search for: Justice
In his debut feature, which will be screened at the Venice Film Festival this month, Chaitanya Tamhane produces a courtroom drama without the histrionics. The case? A folk singer is accused of abetting the suicide of a sewage worker with his fomenting lyrics.
Court premiered at Venice Film Festival
Search for: Normalcy
THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU
Four siblings (reluctantly) reunite with their barely normal family – cheating spouses, a newly “touched up” mother and a bond made of awkward silences – with Tina Fey and Jason Bateman lending their expertise at playing dysfunctional.
This is where I leave you releases on September 12