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Movie Review: Adam

It did not have a melodramatic ending but the movie had an effect on me. Adam is a romantic-comedy/indie film directed by Max Mayer starring Hugh Dancy as Adam Rick, Rose Byrne as Beth Buchwald, Peter Gallagher as Marty Buchwald, Frankie Faison as Harlan and Amy Irving as Rebecca Buchwald. …

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FANDOM or FAN(DUMB)?

Cinema is celebrated in India and has a variety of audience. There are people who watch random movies during weekends just for the joy of it and there are some that read a hundred reviews before losing that 120.There are people who prefer a first class theatre experience and those …

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NERUPUDA – Inside the making of KABALI

Watching thalaivar’s film is mass, that too in a premier show it was pakka mass. The latest Tamil flick gossiped all around the world is the movie KABALI. It’s an Indian Tamil-language gangster-drama film written and directed by Pa. Ranjith. The film stars Rajinikanth as the title character, whilst Taiwanese …

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Airlift – Patriotism or Profitability?

On the eve of India’s 67th Republic Day, I had gone to watch Airlift. No, I did not watch the movie to welcome the Republic Day with any patriotic fervour. Nonetheless, I walked out of the movie angry. Angry on multiple counts. Before writing further, let me tell you I have …

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BEHIND THE MOVIE – V for Vendetta

BEHIND THAT BEAUTIFUL SMILE “Artists use lies to tell the truth. Yes, I created a lie. But because you believed it, you found something true about yourself.” – V For Vendetta There are very few films which aid you find something true about yourself. V For Vendetta falls under one …

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Journey through a WormHole

Anything that can go wrong, can or will go wrong. This is how Wikipedia quotes Murphy’s Law. But Christopher Nolan gave a new perspective to this epigram. A father who has devoted his life to science desparately trying to explain Murphy’s law in a positive way to his kid daughter …

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Reasonable Doubt

  They have twelve scraps of paper… Twelve chances to kill! Thus reads the tagline of one of the greatest movies of all time – 12 Angry Men. 12 Angry Men is a 1957 American drama film written by Reginald Rose. It follows the story of a jury of 12 men as they …

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THE PRINCE OF PARALLEL CINEMA-NASEERUDDIN SHAH

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”- Thomas Merton He found himself as a blind man struggling for his identity ,a father ailing for his estranged son, a Ghazal singer cum terrorist mastermind ,a common man ,an old and lusty lover and in various …

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Portrayal of Women in Movies and T.V. Shows

The heinous Delhi gang rape case of 2012 had outraged public sensibility, and since then the position of women in the Indian society and culture has been critically questioned.  The image construction of women in song lyrics and ‘item numbers’ has come public scanner and strongly condemned for objectifying women. …

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Bollywood and Fashion

Scripts, Storyline, Characters, actors, directors, producers, shooting sites etcetera etcetera. All of these factors are responsible for helping movies gain popularity in the society. But what the Indian crowd looks forward to when a movie is released is the FQ. Yes! The fashion quotient of the movie. The attires of …

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