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Super filmi week: The irrepressible cuteness of Pooja Bhatt!

Pooja Bhatt’s irrepressible cuteness, Rekha’s amusing cartoon, Asha Bhosle’s super songstress power, Akshay Kumar’s sparkling white sneakers and shaved chest find a mention in my weekly column. My family loves to do both — show off and test my movie … Continue reading

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Jawani Diwani: Frothy, fashionable ode to the ’70s!

I am a sucker for nostalgia, be it mine or someone else’s. So it was quite a treat to watch a film about a bunch of college-goers, played by actors from my parents’ generation, with my mother in tow. Narendra Bedi’s … Continue reading

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Rekha’s breathtaking perfection in and as Umrao Jaan

Does breathtaking have an expiry date? Not in Umrao Jaan’s case, no. No matter how many times I watch Muzaffar Ali’s tour de force Umrao Jaan, I am overcome with a sense of awe and elation. There’s a paralyzing quality … Continue reading

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