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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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Super filmi week: Long live Aamir’s Model School Pajamachaaps!

A childhood favourite turned silver. A childhood icon passed away. And a childhood heartthrob from Hollywood showed up to surprise a movie screening. My super filmi week: It’s 25 years of Aamir Khan’s coming-of-age in Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar. But the … Continue reading

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Super filmi week: King’s Speech by SRK

Even as Mumbai’s teenybopper population was drowning in Beiber-sized disappointment, my super-filmi week delighted in a breathtaking journey to Amazon, Satyajit Ray’s fabulous use of fantasy to condemn fascism and Shah Rukh Khan’s gift of enthralling oratory.  Monday   A … Continue reading

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