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Hero: Subhash Ghai’s flamboyant take on romance

No barrier of society, clans, class or creed can stop two people from falling in love. Ah, if it isn’t, the quintessential Bollywood fantasy! Judge it for all you want, but this chaotic expression of creative free will has proved … Continue reading

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Junglee: Loads to Yahoo about in Shammi-Saira’s breezy romance!

There was a time when Kashmir formed the backdrop of every single significant romance in Hindi films. It’s lush green valleys, snow-clad mountains, picturesque gardens, serene lakes adorned by pretty shikaras and welcoming locals clad in traditional costumes and accessories … Continue reading

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Teesri Manzil: Style, substance, suspense and Shammi Kapoor!

Can you imagine Teesri Manzil without Shammi Kapoor? Me? Not even hypothetically. But the truth is that filmmaker Nasir Husain originally conceptualised the classic mystery with Dev Anand in mind. The two had previously worked on Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota … Continue reading

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