Irrfan Khan was the sole reason us gang of friends entered the movie hall this weekend. India’s only serious and flourishing export to Hollywood comes across as that large dollop of supreme quality butter. You add him to any dish … Continue reading Movie Review: Qarib Qarib saved by Irrfan Singlly
I admired Newton, at a Bengaluru theatre. The hall was 80% full with enthusiasts desperate to catch India’s official Oscar entry for a 9am show – the only timing available to watch the Pankaj Tripathi – Rajkummar Rao film. This … Continue reading Newton, Ventilator, Posto or Hindi Medium – Which was the better bet for Oscars 2018?
I will forever be thankful to my parents for struggling hard to groom me inside a private Christian english medium school – back in the 1980s, the perceived gold standard of schooling. So too should be my entire generation – … Continue reading Movie Review: Hindi Medium is funny, Irrfan bang for your money
There is some truth that Bollywood makers take liberty to bash Hinduism and Hindu personalities when they depict history or cultures. However the flip side of story is that the likes of Sunny Deol, Akshay Kumar, Aamir Khan and every … Continue reading Society: The two cheeks of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali slap
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
Meghna Gulzar returns from an eight year directorial hibernation with a disturbing and intense (double edged) Talvar. Based on a 2008 murder mystery (which was alive with media circus till Sheena Bora’s case took over), the movie seeks to recount … Continue reading Talvar: 5 Reasons Why It’s A Must Watch!!
Shahid Kapoor as Haider in the second half, etches an unforgettable performance. The support cast are brilliant, but the real protagonist of the movie is Kashmir. Shahid Kapoor as Haider Haider (2014) Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, … Continue reading Watch Haider for Shahid, Kashmir And Humanity