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Review: Akshay Kumar dazzles, Singh is Bliing does not!

As conflicting as it sounds, a lousy movie can say a lot about an actor’s capabilities. Like for how long Akshay Kumar covers up the absence of plot in Singh is Bliing on the strength of his comic charisma. It’s … 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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Haider is a bewitchingly clever retelling!

By its very virtue, melancholy is a lonely, lingering, tedious and consuming emotional state. It simply cannot be hurried. Except if you persist sympathetically by the side of the man devastated by its grip, the upshot is more heartfelt than … Continue reading

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