Tag Archives: Dharmendra

The unending slavery of the lower caste peasant

First of all I express my heartfelt gratitude towards esteemed blogger and my dear friend Nishant Singh (better known as @sydbarett) for inspiring me to pen the review of this outstanding movie which was the maiden venture of now well-known … Continue reading

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Whodunnit in forest

Shikar (Hunt / Victim) is a Dharmendra, Asha Parekh and Sanjeev Kumar starrer murder mystery released in 1968, directed by Atma Ram and produced by Guru Dutt films (four years later than Guru Dutt’s death). Quite different from Guru Dutt’s … Continue reading

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Phir Woh Bhooli Si Yaad Aayi Hai . . .

The decade of the sixties saw many love-triangles made in Bollywood. Besides, since abortion was then illegal and therefore, an unmarried girl’s getting pregnant used to be a ticklish problem for herself and her family, many movies were made on … Continue reading

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This is how the titles mislead the audience

In the year 2013, two Hindi movies were released whose titles were misleading. Their titles were made by joining the screen names of the lead pair but the titles made this way meant differently and thus giving a wrong impression … Continue reading

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A flawed yet engrossing suspense thriller

I watched Bahaaron Ki Manzil (the destination of primaveras) on SAB TV┬ámany years back. The movie started in a highly promising way and as it proceeded, I found myself just lost in the narrative, having no sense of the world … Continue reading

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