Tag Archives: Abhay Deol

I had not thought of liking it so much

Socha Na Tha (2005) is the debut movie of the director Imtiaz Ali and the hero Abhay Deol. I could not watch it when it was released. Years later, just one day prior to watching Rockstar (2011) in theatre, I … Continue reading

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Whose progress ? Whose nation ?

In the beginning of this movie, the cover page of a book written by a character of this movie (Dr. Ahmedi) is shown and the title of the book reads as – Kiski Pragati ? Kiska Desh ? (Whose progress … Continue reading

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Revisiting Namak Haraam in a Naxalite setting

In India, the Naxalite movement started as a revolt against the system-generated injustices heaped on the tribals in Naxalbari (West Bengal) four and a half decades back and then spread in various parts of our country. Still known by the … Continue reading

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Dil Chaahta Hai ! Rock on ! Dasvidaniya !

I was too much eager to watch Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011) because I had liked its director, Zoya Akhtar’s maiden directorial venture – Luck By Chance (2009) very much. Hence I went to watch it with heavy expectations. The … Continue reading

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