Shubhra Gupta The Indian Express Group
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Wednesday 15 January '14The Screen song filled the air. "Dhak dhak dil dil, dil dil dhak dhak" perfectly encapsulated the mood of the evening.
Tuesday 14 January '14The Screen Awards kick-start the award season to honour the best and brightest in Bollywood.
Saturday4 January '14Sholay, re-released in a 3D version, needs to be your go-to movie this weekend, no ifs, no buts.
Saturday4 January '14What can you say when you are faced with characters who make no sense, and speak only nonsense?
Friday3 January '14What can you say when you are faced with characters who make no sense, and speak only nonsense?
Friday3 January '14You can divide Hindi cinema into two eras, pre-and-post ‘Sholay’. It is a landmark.
Sunday29 December '13The pleasure that a good performer can give does not depend on how much time he is on screen.
Sunday29 December '13Bollywood made some godawful films, and some middling ones—but it also set sail on new seas
Saturday28 December '13Farooque Shaikh came to Hindi cinema when actors like him were given the parts they deserved.
Saturday28 December '13Jayantilal Gada’s lavish production draws attention to its scale.
Sunday22 December '13A Marathi film holds a mirror to the state of our nation
Saturday21 December '13third installment of ‘Dhoom’ has the kind of tech specs the slickest Hollywood flicks do.
Friday20 December '13'Dhoom 3' is too long and a lot of that has to do with Aamir Khan, he just doesn't have the sexy-badness that is required for a part like this.
Saturday14 December '13The plot is very complex, a Confused Tale
Friday13 December '13We can forgive Sachiin Joshi because he does what he knows, iIt is Naseer being ill-used that I'm really upset about.
Friday13 December '13Dimple Kapadia is completely capable of carrying a film on her own. Here, she’s a sad caricature of a loud Dilli aunty, and she's all wrongly played for the part.
Saturday7 December '13I was left asking, why was R...Rajkumar made? It is nothing but blank putrid noise. R... for Rubbish.
Saturday7 December '13Just for the creation of this pair, Club 60 needs to be commended.
Friday6 December '13'Club 60' tells the story of a couple, and in its better parts, the film turns universal, becoming our story.
Friday6 December '13'R...Rajkumar' is the worst film of the year. It has not one redeeming feature. Nothing. Zero.
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