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Super filmi week: Kudos to Kangana!

Kangana Ranaut’s guts, Khuddar-triggered nostalgia and dark TV serials occupied Sukanya Verma’s Super-Filmi Week. Monday It’s a wrap for the penultimate season of HBO’s medieval fantasy drama Game of Thrones, but the wait for the eighth and last one has … Continue reading

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Super filmi week: When Saif Ali Khan wore Rishi Kapoor’s sweater

Starring Raj Kapoor’s dream of a better India, Rishi Kapoor’s trendsetting sweaters and Ranbir Kapoor’s self-introspection, my week could well be titled Kal Aaj Aur Kal. Monday Dekha hai teri aankhon mein pyar hi pyar beshumar— Dharmendra fawning over Vyjayanthimala and her … Continue reading

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Revisiting Sanjeev Kumar’s masterful, must-watch Dastak

Snapshots of Mumbai’s various landmarks, operational mills, crammed roads teeming with double-deckers, towering skyline overlooking rickety slums captioned in a lingering visual of Bombay Central station frame the black and white opening credits of Dastak. A city of dreams and … Continue reading

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