Agneepath Movie Review – Deadly, Illogical and packed with Bollywoodism

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I went to the theatres the other day to catch the Hrithik Roshan and Sanjay Dutt starrer, Agneepath. The movie was meant to be pure masala fare meant to keep one thrilled for a good three hours. The expectations were quite high because of Agneepath's trailer and accomplished actors such as Hrithik Roshan and Sanjay Dutt starring in it. Unfortunately, it failed to keep me … [Read more...]

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara Trailer Review

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

This time over, in Zindagi Na Miilegi Dobara, Zoya Akhtar decides to go for a boys’ story, unlike her debut “Filhaal” (which was a BO dud, by the way) and her last outing “Luck By Chance”. Thankfully and unlike her first two attempts, it seems like this one may very well turn out to be watchable. The cast of Zindagi Na Miilegi Dobara is interesting. The very nice-on-the-eyes … [Read more...]

The Evolution of the Indian Superhero

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In a dark alley, a woman screams as a few armed and masked men seek to rob her. A figure moves swiftly in the dark, takes down all the men with his sheer strength. Saves the lady, saves the day. Another day another place, the same figure appears and rescues several children caught in a fire. The city believes their saviour is here. But for how long?... This is how some of the … [Read more...]

The Wonderful Flop that was Guzaarish

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Sanjay Bhansali is known for making films that are, well, good. So it was a surprise when Saawariya came out. One wondered, how could Bhansali, the guy who made Devdas, India’s Official entry to Oscars, Black, listed as the 5th Best Film in the Top 10 of 2005 by Time Magazine, make something so beautifully boring such as Saawariya? Regardless, Bhansali moved on, let time bury … [Read more...]

Guzaarish – Another Sanjay Leela Bhansali Masterpiece

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Released on 19th Nov, 2010,  Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Guzaarish is BollyKings “Movie of the Month” selection. See our other movie reviews here. Yet another Bhansali masterpiece, Guzaarish has its audience spellbound with its riveting drama, empathic storyline and heart wrenching performances from the main protagonists, Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai. The Plot In the … [Read more...]