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Farewell Vinod Khanna: Heaven must be full of swagger today

My earliest memory of Vinod Khanna is sealed in anger. On screen, he was burning up the dance floor with Raakhee to the carefree beats of Pyar zindagi hai in Muqaddar Ka Sikandar. Off screen, I was seeing red and feeling the intensity of … Continue reading

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Super filmi week with Hit Girl Asha Parekh

Kamal Haasan’s unrivalled make up skills, Jack Nicholson’s haunting imagery, Asha Parekh’s life as a Hit Girl and the surprise package of Beauty and the Beast, it’s all there in my super filmi week. Monday The Raabta trailer is out and … Continue reading

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Mirzya sacrifices sense for style. That’s the real tragedy!

Some stories are a product of its time. Against a contemporary perspective, they are straightaway obsolete. But delve deep and they’ll reveal a desperation and repression that could be forged into something dark, disturbing or poignant. It’s what makes Vishal … Continue reading

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