Category Archives: Movie Personality

The gems presented by Guru Dutt’s deserving pupil

First of all, I sincerely thank my dear friend and esteemed reviewer and blogger Mazhar Nawaz for inspiring me to pen this review. Rajbeer Singh Khosla, popularly known as Raj Khosla, learnt the directing skills by assisting the legendary filmmaker … Continue reading

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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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The magic of poetry in cine-lyrics

First of all, I sincerely thank my dear friend and esteemed reviewer and blogger Mazhar Nawaz for inspiring me to write this review. Yogesh Gaud (or Yogesh Gaur) is the name which should have shone in the world of literature … Continue reading

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Shehenshaah-e-Soz with a velvety voice

February 1991. I was in the final year of my C.A. and as a part of my articleship training, had been sent by my principals from Kolkata (then Calcutta) to audit the tea gardens of M/s Jayshree Tea and Industries Limited in … Continue reading

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Aye Dost, Dard Ka Rishta Bahut Hi Gehra Hai . . .

With my sincere thanks to my dear friend Cattie for inspiring me to pen this review, I pay my tribute to the legendary actress known as Meena Kumari who has become immortal as the only Tragedy Queen of Indian cinema. … Continue reading

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Malika-e-Husn ! Tarannum ! Adakaari !

I express my sincere gratitude towards my dear friend Cattie for inspiring me write this review which is my tribute to the legendary lady artist of the Indian screen – Suraiya. The way there cannot be another Talat Mahmood or … Continue reading

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