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Review: Little to cheer about Aishwarya’s Jazbaa!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a grim woman on a mission. She’s back on screen portraying the pains of motherhood after a five-year hiatus to enjoy its pleasures, off it. In Sanjay Gupta’s remake of 2007 South Korean flick, Seven Days, … Continue reading

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Papanasam is a worthy remake of Drishyam

It is difficult to discuss Papanasam without revealing anything though it’s not a murder mystery. Not for the audience anyway. Despite it having its fair share of twists and slyness, Jeetu Joseph’s Tamil remake of his acclaimed Malayalam drama/thriller Drishyam … Continue reading

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Bombay Velvet: Too bloodless to stun, too passionless to stir!

Cluttered with reminders of the past, the Bombay in Anurag Kashyap’s brand new movie pretends to exist in the late 1960s. Posters of classic movies and advertisements, archived headlines, trams and vintage car models, a city and its neighbourhoods still … Continue reading

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