Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Lone Crusader Against Corruption in India

Corruption is the termite in the Indian system which has hollowed the Indian progress, growth and development and sent justice into coma. Ex-Indian premier Rajiv Gandhi had frankly asserted that out of every one rupee sent by the government for … Continue reading

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Watch it only for Uttam Kumar

Four years back, the sad demise of Suchitra Sen had reminded me of another great Indian artist who, like Suchitra Sen, was a precious gift of Bengali cinema to Hindi cinema. This extra-ordinary actor is Uttam Kumar who passed away … Continue reading

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The Indian Towering Inferno

Indian filmmakers have been taking inspiration from Hollywood flicks but very few such filmmakers openly admit it. Director Ravi Chopra (son of the legendary film director – Late B.R. Chopra) saw a Hollywood movie – The Towering Inferno (1974) and … Continue reading

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A breathtaking thriller with a corporate backdrop

I have read many novels of popular Hindi novelist Surendra Mohan Pathak which are murder mysteries or crime thrillers. One thing that I have noticed that Mr. Pathak possesses good knowledge of corporate functioning also. Since crime is such a … Continue reading

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Here comes Rajni – The Boss !

I sincerely thank esteemed reviewer and blogger Deepa Swaminathan for inspiring me to watch this movie in just one go (earlier I had watched certain pieces of it on the small screen) and then review it. Being one of the zillions … Continue reading

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Man is a product of his experiences

I firmly believe that man is a product of his experiences, his circumstances and his environment. A person cannot give back to the society anything different from what the society has given to him / her. You pay back to … Continue reading

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Jaane Kyun Log Mohabbat Kiya Karte Hain . . .

1969-1973 was the period when Rajesh Khanna was the heartthrob of Indian young girls and the style icon of Indian males. His magic started waning from 1972 but during the three years period of 1969-1971, his mannerism and gimmick filled … Continue reading

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