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Bachchhan Paandey Movie Review

Let’s play a game. Which was the last Bollywood remake of a south-Indian film that was better than the original (forget box office collections)? Your time starts now. While you are at it, let me remind you of the godfather of remakes in Bollywood – Priyadarshan. The veteran director has not only put his own hit films to the sword ... Read More »

Alia Bhatt Movie  Review 

She falls in love with her tailor’s nephew Afsaan (Shantanu Maheshwari) but is practical enough to know that marriage is out of the question. She’s shown to be a kind-hearted madame, who thinks that the sex trade should be made legal as it fulfils a need of society. housing and other rights for prostitutes and their children. A journalist (Jim ... Read More »

Gangubai Kathiawadi Movie Review

The film is loosely based on the life of Gangubai Harjivandas, popularly known as Gangubai Kothewali, whose life was chronicled in the book Mafia Queens of Mumbai written by S. Hussain Zaidi. Ganga Harjivandas (Alia Bhatt) belongs to a family of lawyers. Like every other teenager growing up in small-town India in the ’50s, she’s in love with Dev Anand ... Read More »