Monthly Archives: August 2013

Shakti: Dilip Kumar-Big B’s ultimate face-off in Ramesh Sippy’s 1982 drama

‘Ruk jao Vijay warna mein goli chala dunga.’ When I think about my earliest movie memories, the sound of Dilip Kumar’s warning and the visual of him chasing Amitabh Bachchan at the airport tarmac leading to Shakti’s heartbreaking climax comes … Continue reading

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Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara: Swaggering Akshay, snooze-inducing sequel!

It all starts twelve years later when two teenagers who look nothing like Imran Khan and Pitobash Tripathy grow up to be just them. It’s the 1980s, you see, a period when it was perfectly normal to be born as … Continue reading

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