Movie Review: The Stoneman Murders

By Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama News Network

Certain cases remain unsolved. Period. Years later, a film-maker dons the robe of a detective and starts investigating the truth, digging deep into files and newspapers.

The West has often produced films that do their own investigation. Now this trend seems to be catching up in India as well. Last year, Neeraj Pandey presented a piece of fiction in A WEDNESDAY; a case that never came out of the police headquarters. This week, writer-director Manish Gupta picks up a startling, true-to-life story of a serial killer, merges fact and fiction and comes up with his take on what must've actually transpired almost three decades ago.

The serial killings that hit headlines in 1983 are depicted with utmost realism, but Manish Gup