Monthly Archives: November 2016

Keeping the soul of the literary work intact

I sincerely thank my friend Nimisha who inspired me to write this review. Ek Chadar Maili Si which was released in 1986, is a celluloid adaptation of a novel of the same title penned by eminent Urdu writer Rajinder Singh Bedi. Making … Continue reading

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The guilt of mixing personal and professional life

Kasoor (guilt) is a movie from the Bhatt camp of Bollywood which shamelessly steals stories from the Hollywood movies and put them before the ignorant Indian audience by Indianizing their milieu and characters. Kasoor (2001) is one such movie only … Continue reading

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Newcomers shine in this penitence cum love saga

A Bollywood movie made with newcomer actors is successful only when either the newcomers are from high profile Bollywood families and the movie is released with a lot of hype and pre-release publicity or when the movie is indeed very … Continue reading

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Good, not outstanding

3 Idiots (2009) is definitely an overhyped good movie. A lot of expectations were associated with the movie since it was going to come from Raju Hirani, the Munnabhai director and Aamir Khan, the perfectionist actor (and producer and director). … Continue reading

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Our dreams can be fulfilled. Let’s believe in them.

Barring certain highly unfortunate ones, who does not dream something positive in his / her childhood, adolescence and youth ? It’s a gift of the Almighty to us that we can dream for something and then be guided towards it … Continue reading

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Satyamev Jayate ! Really ?

I am posting this blog on the occasion of the Children’s Day. The children who are innocent, clean-heart, trusting and like raw-clay which can be given any shape through correct / incorrect treatment. The fortunate children who get proper care, … Continue reading

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Child’s sentiments

Today is Baal Divas or the Children’s Day, the birthday of Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru who loved children very much. A lot is written every year on this day and otherwise too regarding the issues of child-labour, child-abuse and children’s … Continue reading

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