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Category: Films

Double Fun!

"Kangana, in a triumph of a performance, lives the part of Datto, her act is pat from the quizzical expressions to her boyish gait and perfect Haryanvi accent." A film review by Madhumita Gupta.

Learning to Lose: A South Asian Saga

"Her boyfriend’s desertion is not so much a break of heart as a break in the life plan." A critical review by Sagaree Jain.

Crass Warfare

"Dil Dhadakne Do is perhaps the closest that polite society gets to soft-core wealth porn." Aniruddh Chawda reviews DDD.

Big B in “Motion”

If you were not inclined to watch Piku after seeing the trailers filled with potty humor, you were not the only one.

Walking the Walk

Period pieces are especially tricky to reenact given that they require recreating a bygone era while resonating with modern ethos to truly grip the audience.

Clueless in Calcutta

Film based on the memorable sleuth Byomkesh Bakshi, based on Bandopaddhay’s lasting gift to detective fiction. 

Gods of All Passions

"Unfreedom," another "Banned in India" film. A review from India Currents film critic Aniruddh Chawda.

Dark, Beautiful and Heartbreaking

"This is an intricate, heart-wrenching tale ... goes on to mercilessly expose the ridiculous limits a patriarchy must go to, in order to preserve itself ..." Reena Kapoor's review of Qissa.

Wrinkles in the Raj

Movie Review: The Second Best Marigold Hotel

Brother, Brother

Tevar movie review
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