Monthly Archives: May 2018

The flag-bearer of simplicity and Indianness in Hindi cinema

Now-a-days, the Rajshri banner of Bollywood is known as the banner of Sooraj Barjatya who has given certain blockbusters during the past three decades. But this article is not about Sooraj. It is a tribute to his grandfather, Late Tarachand … Continue reading

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Arre O Saambha ! A tribute to Late Mac Mohan

Eight years ago, on 10th May, 2010, ¬†one famous film personality had passed away with such calmness and in a low profile manner that for a pretty long time, several people were not aware of it. This famous personality was … Continue reading

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Crime World – A Spider’s Web

Have you ever observed a spider weaving its web ? The peculiarity of its weaving is that once the web has been woven, the spider itself gets trapped in it and despite enormous efforts, finds it next to impossible to … Continue reading

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The uncomfortable bond which cannot be got rid of

Bandhan (1969) is a movie of Rajesh Khanna that had come post Aradhana and became a hit in the wake of his craze in the Indian audience those days. It’s an interesting movie with the story containing a rural milieu. … Continue reading

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The disappearance of a dead body

Laash Gaayab (dead body disappearing) is a mystery penned by Hindi novelist, Surendra Mohan Pathak. It’s the 95th venture of his investigative journalist hero, Sunil Kumar Chakravarty. The story starts with the (apparent) suicide of a female guest in a … Continue reading

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Meet the Indian Don Vito Corleone

I had heard a lot about the classic novel The Godfather written by Mario Puzo but not read it. One day, in the year 2005, I made up my mind to read it. I arranged the original English version of … Continue reading

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The other woman in her man’s life

I thank my loving sister and esteemed reviewer and blogger, Chalojai Bahudure for inspiring me to pen a review of this movie. Souten (1983) was a commercial hit and Bollywood’s trade Pandits considered it as a movie signalling the comeback … Continue reading

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You watch again ! You laugh again !

Bollywood has presented many immensely popular comedies like Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi, Golmaal, Chupke Chupke, Padosan, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, 3 Idiots etc. which are much talked about movies. However today I am reviewing an underrated Bollywood movie which is … Continue reading

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