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...]

Ra.One – Can Shahrukh Khan do a ‘comeback’ of sorts?

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We know Shahrukh Khan has been quite aloof from Bollywood. No record breaking busters, no super hits in the last few years except a few hits such as Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and My Name is Khan. Does Shahrukh have a chance of coming back into the top slots of the Indian movie industry alongside established stars such as Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan? Ra.One - An Action/Thriller … [Read more...]

Future of Indian Animation – Can the industry be salvaged?

"Hanuman animation"

Hindi films have not ventured into the field of animation films too often.There are a few exceptions such as My Friend Ganesha and Hanuman, but apart from mythological subjects there have been very few attempts to make animated films based on other topics. With the release of ‘Toonpur ka Superhero’ and ‘Ra.1’, can we expect things to change?  Will the SRK animation … [Read more...]

Arjun Rampal is a villain for SRK

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Shah Rukh Khan is one among a handful of actors who has smoothly sailed in to production, while managing his rank as an actor. His upcoming home production is termed ‘Ra.1.’ The reports are that this film would be a sci-fi where SRK plays a super hero and the nemesis are handed over to his new found friend Arjun Rampal. The inside bird also tweets that Kareena Kapoor would … [Read more...]