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Super filmi week: Ranbir-Ranveer, sigh sigh!

From Feroz Khan-Danny Denzongpa’s bare skin to Ranbir Kapoor-Ranveer Singh bare soul, my super filmi week saw it all! Monday Some people like to mark their favourite sentences or passages in a book. I do the same with movie scenes on my computer. … Continue reading

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Love, longing and disillusionment in Gharonda

Sometime back I discovered a diary maintained by my father in the early 1970s. Most of the pages revealed his heartrending efforts to buy a house in Bombay (it wasn’t Mumbai then), the kind of problems and anxiety he experienced … Continue reading

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Khamosh: The deafening scream. The deadening silence.

A certain enigma builds around films you (desire to but) did not get to see as a kid. Like I wasn’t even born when Jaani Dushman came out. Years later, in the days of cable TV-free existence, my nanny recounted … Continue reading

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