Some of the greatest Hindi films that depicted societal rage in some form or the other rarely showed the protagonist abusing
12 Mar 2021
A former Congress spokesperson talks of the shortcomings of his party, and is also scathing in his critique of the government.
26 Feb 2021
Master collected over Rs 200 crore worldwide within 20 days; this could well be amongst the last of the single-screen star extravaganzas.
20 Feb 2021
Until a few years ago, the first month of the year was a not-so-exciting-a-period for new films. It was the end of the holiday season, and producers got rid of films with little or no prospects.
30 Jan 2021
Like how there is more to the world’s largest identity platform, Sharma’s narrative, too, is not limited to the basics.
16 Jan 2021
What you have is a whole lot of people trying to un-become what they are to become someone else. Confusing? Not really.
09 Jan 2021
OTT platforms are this generation’s multiplexes where you need to feed the monster continually.
18 Dec 2020
The book explores the rich past of India and brings the concept of a civilisational republic to the centre of the debate.
04 Dec 2020
While Malayalam cinema is widely celebrated, few knew about the trials of PK Rosy, who featured as the lead in the language’s first talkie, Vighathakumaran (1928).
28 Nov 2020
Much of what we see on OTT platforms is in some way pushing the envelope on what could be termed acceptable.
27 Nov 2020
More than a celebration of Bombay cinema, the Yash Chopra-produced and Aditya Chopra-directed film is a commemoration of the way the internet and social media have shaped the way a film is viewed.
30 Oct 2020
It wouldn’t be incorrect to say that while home entertainment blossomed, it was the news that displayed the greatest change.
10 Oct 2020
Much of the mystique that surrounded Babi was a result of what she told the press.
03 Oct 2020
What separates Kangana from the rest is her ability to combine multiple narratives that have been used to great effect in the past.
19 Sep 2020
The autobiography reads like three different books that capture Allen in his childhood, his success and failures as a storyteller and his personal life, which the filmmaker never discussed up.
05 Sep 2020
The reaction to most celebrity actions also calls for the individual’s worldview.
30 Aug 2020
Amongst other things, 2020 would also be remembered as the beginning of the end of Soft Power as we knew it.
08 Aug 2020
When the pandemic put the breaks on his war thriller V2: Escape from Hell, Russian-Kazakh director Timur Bekmambetov completed his shoot from 1,200 km away.
19 Jul 2020
It’s no secret how a large part of the popular Hindi or Bombay film industry considers itself to be an exclusive club.
25 Jun 2020
If life as we knew it has undergone a transformation in the wake of Covid-19, how much would the post-coronavirus pandemic reality impact the narrative of our popular films?
30 May 2020