Tag Archives: Danny Denjongpa

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 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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The mist of mystery

First of all, I sincerely thank my my dear friend and elder – B.S. Sethi Saheb for inspiring me to pen the review of this classic murder mystery which is an Indianized celluloid adaptation of Agatha Christie’s play – The … Continue reading

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A sensitive saga involving Christian characters

In some of my earlier reviews, I have asserted that very less number of movies have been made in Bollywood on the life of the Christians. Nevertheless, the decade of seventies delivered some pretty good movies containing stories of Christian … Continue reading

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Patriotism through a gadget-studded thriller

Time and again, I have stated that hype and commercial success do not speak of the quality of the movie, especially the Bollywood movies. Average but overhyped movies become big hits and outstanding but underhyped ones do not get their … Continue reading

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Deva O Deva, Ganapati Deva, Tumse Badhkar Kaun

The day of Ganesh Visarjan is approaching which day the devotees immerse the idols of Lord Ganesha, the god of wisdom ‘n’ removal of hurdles in any work, which had been installed on the day of Ganesh Chaturthi (the fourth … Continue reading

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The black cloud of suspense

Kali Ghata (1980) is a suspense thriller starring Rekha (in double role), Shashi Kapoor and Danny Dengjongpa. I had watched it on the big screen in my hometown – Sambhar Lake (Rajasthan) around three decades back where Sambhar Salts Limited, … Continue reading

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