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It is barely a few months that the #MeToo storm hit India, and the backlash begins — to use the word writer Susan Faludi employed...
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 22:03
In Hindi cinema, ‘paagal’ means characters dressed in tatters, laughing hysterically, so in a sense, JudgeMentall Hai Kya is...
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 20:51
The key line in Super 30, repeated often, is that the time when only a king’s son could become king has passed, now only the...
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 21:09
If a filmmaker has the ambition to make an epic period drama and gets the production bucks, plus a dream cast, there’s nothing to...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 21:03
Abhishek Chaubey, who has mapped the Indian hinterland in his earlier films, goes to the Chambal ravines, that once featured in...
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 21:24
The film is set in Mathura, not Mars, but the characters behave as if they have just discovered live-in relationships! In Laxman...
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 21:24
If at all The Accidental Prime Minister achieves anything, it is a new level of social or political, maturity, that allowed a...
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 11:24
The overbearing Indian mother is a very common entity.  She could be a subject for an affectionate send up, especially at a time...
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 21:18