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Movie Review; Kaala

Plot Karikalan is the leader of Dharavi slums and popularly known as Kaala bhai the king of Dharavi. When a local politician Hari Dada tries to destroy Dharavi slums and construct buildings and towers there Kaala clashes with him. What’s Good Both veteran actors Rajnikanth and Nana Patekar act well, Rajnikanth with his quirky style and personality, and Nana with ...

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Of gaalis and galoch

Our languages have a way of lending themselves easily to awesome swear-word formulation. Even the most basic, seemingly innocuous swear word in Hindi or Marathi has that succinct quality of being so crude and offensive, you almost want to seal it with a kiss before parting with it. ONE word, mind you, in a very morbidly beautiful way, encapsulates every ...

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The Curious Case of Indian Television

Disclaimer: To all you folks out there, I would like to take this oppurtunity to vaunt a liitle about the week of mind sucking and sweat drenching hard-work that went into completing this article. This article has been a result of unceasing session of watching primetime Hindi TV serials, no matter how agonizing or hilarious they happened to be. I ...

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Review; Lootera almost stole my heart

Lootera is Vikramaditya Motwane’s attempt to win hearts after Udaan. The movie has stolen hearts of the critics. He almost stole mine too. The movie is set in the early 1950s. Pakhi (Sonakshi Sinha), is the only daughter to the Zamindar of Manikpur(Barun Chanda). Pakhi falls in love with Varun(Ranveer Singh), an experienced archaeologist who is interested in digging up ...

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