Arvind Pennathur

I'm a law student studying in India with a particular love for the quieter things in life. Give me a cup of coffee, a rainy day in New York City, and a laptop with MS Word, and I shall be the happiest man alive. 

Audience Expectation vs. Creative Vision: The Finale of 'How I Met Your Mother'
5 months ago
Making a finale for a TV show can be an excruciatingly difficult task. Leaving aside the fact that its obviously emotional seeing the characters that audiences have grown close to and who have impacte...
A Review of Avatar: The Last Airbender
8 months ago
Growing up, cartoons were a huge part of my childhood. I remember getting up early on Saturday mornings just to catch an episode of shows like Jimmy Neutron or Spongebob Squarepants. While these shows...
'Incredibles 2': Movie Review
9 months ago
Movie sequels are tricky. Old audiences have to be convinced that the original story merited a sequel in the first place, and upon sitting down to view one, have to be convinced that the plot of the m...
The Renegade Pokémon
9 months ago
“This is it…Giratina is up ahead.” I gulped and hopped off from the floating platform to follow Cynthia. As I walked, the air around us grew colder, and the maelstrom below us increased in intensity. ...
The Genius of 'Hamilton'
10 months ago
History is that one subject that most of us roll our eyes at. After all, how does what happened to men who lived hundreds of thousands of years before us affect us in the modern world? Why do we have ...
Avengers: Infinity War Review (Spoiler Edition)
a year ago
For the past 10 years, Marvel has come to dominate cinema and completely transform superhero movies as we know them. They have managed to build an entire universe within a set of 19 movies. When you c...