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Super filmi week: Of Garam Dharam & Mantrik Origins

There’s nothing as a dull day for someone who writes about films for a living. I wrote a diary about my ardency for the medium in 2002 and I feel exactly the same enthusiasm more than a decade later. Even … 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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The seductive imagery of Feroz Khan’s Qurbani

A shiny disco ball, abundant lens flare, a bunch of semi-clad juniors on guitars and drums while a ultra glamorous Zeenat Aman, dressed in a slinky red gown with loooong slits highlighting her loooong legs, sashays to Nazia Hassan’s delicate … Continue reading

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