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Super filmi week: When the bride cried Sallu

Starry-eyed Sallu fans, Kajol’s biggest secret and Amitabh Bachchan’s one-man justice league… My super-filmi week was high on drama. Monday Life wears an extra touch of filmi around me. It’s sort of my identity now, my calling card, my USP, … Continue reading

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Tubelight: Nothing dazzle worthy about Salman’s boring, bogus naïveté

Salman Khan as a wide-eyed, pure-hearted paragon of virtue alongside a knee-high angel made for some heartrending drama in Kabir Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The director recreates this imagery to make a case for innocence-prevailing-against-all-odds even more ardently if not half … Continue reading

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Super filmi week: Imagining Ranbir Kapoor as Balraj Sahni!

A 1990s Bollywood album. Ranbir Kapoor as Balraj Sahni. Dimple Kapadia’s Crowning Glory days. Agha-Mukri-Kesto’s fun, fabulous, forgotten friendship.  super-filmi week was a complete blast from the past. Monday When I was in Class 6, my needlecraft teacher assigned us … Continue reading

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