Tag Archives: Bipasha Basu

Cinema is the art to make believe

I dedicate this post to my dear friend Fenil Seta who is a seasoned Bollywood movie reviewer plus a director-in-making. This movie is an informal lesson for him (and the aspirants like him) to become a film director in future. … Continue reading

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Double crossing whom Director Duo ? The audience ?

Being always in search of new tricks of fooling the typical Indian moviegoers, certain oversmart Bollywood filmmakers have started the franchisee business. If one movie succeeds on the box office, these clever guys convert the title of that movie into … Continue reading

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I am contrasting it with Lage Raho Munna Bhai

Writing positive reviews for such movies which were not only box office disasters but also trashed by the critics, is nothing new for me because I believe in the quote of esteemed movie reviewer Aruna Thyagarajan (moviezombie) : ‘Review is … Continue reading

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Emraan Haashmi’s first step on the silver screen

Emraan Haashmi is one of the popular heroes (though not in the league of the Khans or the Deols) of Bollywood today. Footpath (2003) is his debut movie which was made by his uncles Mahesh Bhatt and Mukesh Bhatt as … Continue reading

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Even the title is not original

Bollywood filmmakers are habitual of lifting the story ideas, plots and sometimes the whole scripts from foreign movies(and old Indian movies too). Sometimes they do not reveal the source of the story and shamelessly take its credit but sometimes they … Continue reading

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If only I were the director of this movie !

With sincere thanks to my friend Suketu who inspired me to write a review of Bollywood movie – Rakht which was released in 2004, the first thing that I am willing to say is that I wish I were the director of this … Continue reading

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