Tanu Weds Manu Movie Review – A fun filled ride for you

Madhavan as the NRI Doctor

You know the story and you know the final result. There ought to be something compelling in order to draw in an audience which is getting smarter with every passing movie. Tanu weds Manu scores on two main points: one, it engages and second it entertains… and that is what Bollywood is all about. So, here is a movie which is masala fare through and through. The … [Read more...]

Era of Classics’ Remakes – Innovativeness Or Creative Bankruptcy

DON - Old and New

In my own defence, let me first list the numerous Hindi classic movies that are being remade … for some strange reason. Honestly, as if Hollywood remakes were not enough, the creative minds of Bollywood have taken to giving their interpretation of old Hindi classics. Making several adaptations of a novel – I can understand that … even several remakes of a movie that lends … [Read more...]

The Times and Life of the Queen of Hearts – Rani Mukherjee

Rani Mukherjee

Have you seen the movie called ‘Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat’? If not, don’t bother … it’s a disaster. But again, on second thoughts, I’d suggest go ahead and see as much of it as you can tolerate, the next time it is aired on the television. When you see the short, fat-ish, dark, firebrand protagonist, you can’t help marveling at how she’s now metamorphosed into the damsel who now … [Read more...]

7 Khoon Maaf Movie Review – Brave and Unconventional

7 Khoon Maaf Poster

Glocal – that’s the last word of 7 Khoon Maaf’s review from my favorite movie reviewer, Nikhat Kazmi.  I couldn’t agree more. “Coming of age” is another description I would like to add. Finally, with “7 Khoon Maaf”, the Indian heroine comes out of the shadow and that too with a bang. A very decisive 2011 has decided to give it’s tribute to woman power with the unapologetic … [Read more...]

F.A.L.T.U. – Movie Preview

F.A.L.T.U.

Release Date: April 01, 2011, Banner: Pooja  Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, Director: Remo D’Souza, Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Riteish Deshmukh, Pooja Gupta, Angad Bedi and Arshad Warsi The first look trailers of F.A.L.T.U. have been released and they give you a little sneak peek into what this flick is all about.  Jaccky Bhagnani’s only brush with success so far has been his … [Read more...]