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Cocktail ? No, it’s actually a mocktail

Cocktail (2012) was not only a blockbuster but accolades were showered upon it by several reviewers. I watched it quite late. I was expecting it to be as good as Love Aaj KalĀ (2009) but my expectations were not fulfilled. It’s … 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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The whole is not better than the sum of its parts

During my attempts for the Indian Civil Services during the nineties, I got an opportunity to study Sociology as my optional paper and through that I came to know of the theory of Structural Functionalism. This theory describes society as … Continue reading

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When brothers become rivals in love

Love is such a phenomena that when a person (or two persons mutually) is hit by it, he / she never knows when it’s happened. However Indian social and family values have always put a premium on brotherhood (and sisterhood) … Continue reading

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Dealing with this issue needs guts Mr. Prakash Jha

I have always kept Prakash Jha in high esteem since I watched Hip Hip Hurray (1984) and Damul (1985) on Doordarshan and Gangaajal (2003) and Apaharan (2005) in theatre. I always appreciated his guts of calling a spade a spade … Continue reading

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The great Indian family, rendering great messages

Tara Rum Pum was released on 27.04.2007 and I went to watch it with my family in the Om Cineplex of Kota on 29.04.2007 simply because of an animated bear family shown in the promos containing one mom-bear, one dad-bear … Continue reading

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