Aayush Gupta

Aayush Gupta (22B) is from Singapore, majoring in finance. He is passionate about soccer and is a die-hard fan of FC Barcelona. His other interests include endlessly talking about movies, international geopolitics, philosophy and dabbling in photography. Contact Gupta at [email protected]

‘Fighting With My Family’ Packs A Powerful Punch

Courtesy of Robert Viglasky Every year, there are numerous retellings of meek protagonists who dream of achieving stardom, but struggle to get past obstacles facing them. “Fighting With My Family” combats the traditional account of the prototypical underdog story by injecting humour, heart and social commentary into its narrative. It surpasses expectations by delivering an [...]

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‘A Private War’ a Haunting Tale of a Remarkable Woman

Courtesy of Paul Conroy Based on the life of American journalist Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike), “A Private War,” directed by Matthew Heineman, is a haunting portrayal of the atrocities of warfare. The film vividly depicts Colvin’s journey, covering a vast number of conflicts in countries including Kosovo, Sri Lanka, Iraq, Libya and Syria, as it [...]

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‘First Man’ Solid, Less Than Stellar

Courtesy of Universal Pictures Throughout history, brave explorers have pushed beyond the limits of the known world to discover new lands. In the 20th century, the space race saw a giant leap in exploration when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to land on the moon. “First Man,” starring Ryan Gosling as [...]

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