Category Archives: 2011

What to Watch on Netflix Instant : Edition #19

– The Scapegoat (UK, 2012) John Standing lives a lowkey life as a teacher at a boarding school. At a local pub one day,  he spies someone who looks exactly like him. The other guy, Johnny Spence, spots him too … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Love Sex aur Dhokha (LSD) – 2011

Rating : 4/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2011 Running time : 1 hour 43 minutes Director : Dibakar Banerjee Cast : Nusrat Bharucha, Neha Chauhan, Raj Kumar Yadav, Anshuman Jha, Herry Tangri, Arya Banerjee, Amit Sial Kid rating : … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Kumare

Rating : 4/5 Genre : Documentary Year : 2011 Running time : 1 hour 24 minutes Director : Vikram Gandhi Cast : Vikram Gandhi, Purva Bedi Kid rating : PG-13 What is faith? Is it a tangible belief in a … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Ladies vs Ricky Bahl

Rating : 3.5/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2011 Running time : 2 hours 10 minutes Director : Maneesh Sharma Cast : Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Dippanita Sharma, Parineeti Chopra, Aditi Sharma Kid rating : PG Ricky Bahl is a … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Tanu Weds Manu

Rating : 4/5 Genre : Romance Year : 2011 Running time : 2 hours 15 minutes Director : Aanand Rai Cast : Madhavan, Kangana Ranaut, Jimmy Shergill, Ram Kissen, Deepak Dobriyal, Swara Bhaskara, K. K. Raina, Rajendra Gupta, Navni Parihar, … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Pyar ka Punchnama

Rating : 3/5 Genre : Drama, Comedy Year : 2011 Running time : 2 hours 15 minutes Director : Luv Ranjan Cast : Nusrat Bharucha, Raayo Bakhirta, Sonali Sehgal, Ishita Sharma, Divyendu Sharma, Kartikeya Tiwari, Padam Bhola Kid rating : … Continue reading

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The Zero Hour Mashup

And because I can’t resist this – here’s a well-done mashup of all the “item” numbers of 2011. The usual suspects make it here all right – there is Dabangg, Ra One, Tees Maar Khan, Double Dhamaal, Dum Maaro Dum,

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Movie Review : Saheb Biwi aur Gangster

Rating : 4/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2011 Running time : 2 hours 10 minutes Director : Tigmanshu Dhulia Cast : Jimmy Shergill, Mahi Gill, Randeep Hooda, Vipin Sharma, Shreya Naraynan, Deepraj Rana Kid rating : A A Macbeth-ian … Continue reading

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Top 10 Hindi songs of 2011

There were quite a few good Hindi films this year – have you seen them all ? Most of them featured outstanding soundtracks and I was spoilt for choice having to choose just ten. Rockstar, Zindagi na milegi dobara and … Continue reading

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Best Films of 2011

This year was better than most; there were quite a few “sensible” films. Here then, are my Top 10 Hindi Movie Picks for 2011 : 10. Patiala House : A predictable family film, this brings up the rear. It’s overdone, … Continue reading

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