Movie Review: Secret Superstar – There’s a dream behind every Burqa

Each of the last three decades has given dull academic students a new career. The 90s saw the advent of ‘reality television stars’, the 2000s popularised the ‘startups’ concept and the last decade gave us the ‘internet sensation’ option. So … Continue reading Movie Review: Secret Superstar – There’s a dream behind every Burqa

Movie Review: Dazzling ‘Dangal’ is contrarian to ‘3 Idiots’ messages on parenting

Dangal gives a solid dhobi pachaad (rural India wrestling knock out move) and bloodied nose message to a 1.3 billion populated patriarchal society, that refuses to acknowledge the existence of girls. It’s 161 minutes of stellar performances, breathtaking wrestling scenes, … Continue reading Movie Review: Dazzling ‘Dangal’ is contrarian to ‘3 Idiots’ messages on parenting

Bachchan letter, Deepika videos, Aamir activism & eight other farcical stunts from Bollywood

One of the biggest drawbacks of social media is its ability to gain herd mentality in compounding time. Mark Zuckerberg’s world changing product has given birth to slew of stunts from celebrities taking emotional fans for a ride and stupid … Continue reading Bachchan letter, Deepika videos, Aamir activism & eight other farcical stunts from Bollywood