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Movie Review : Shorts

Rating : Above Average (3.5/5) Genre : Drama Year : 2013 Running time : 1 hour 35 minutes Director : Neeraj Ghayawan, Siddharth Gipt, Rohit Pandey, Anirban Roy, Shlok Sharma Cast : Huma Qureishi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vineet Singh, Pretti Singh, … Continue reading

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Watching NFDC Films: Cinemas of India

Blogger Subra Narayan pointed me to this excellent website featuring NFDC films. Cinemas of India has about 80 films, but they are the kinds of films you watch and remember for a long time to come. I remember watching Mirch … Continue reading

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What To Watch On Netflix Instant : Edition #13

– Shall We Kiss? (“Un baiser s’il vous plaît”, France, 2007) : A quirky film, this one is about Emilie and Gabriel meeting unexpectedly. When he offers her a ride to the place she is going, she accepts. They get … Continue reading

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Documentary: The World Before Her by Nisha Pahuja

Just last week saw this very interesting documentary on Indian women and the dichotomy of culture in society, on PBS’s POV series: From the blurb: The World Before Her is a tale of two Indias. In one, Ruhi Singh is … Continue reading

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Watching Hindi Movies Online – II (Hindi Movies on Youtube)

This is Part 2 of the “Where to watch Hindi movies” post. Here’s Part 1. This might be common knowledge already, but it is worth repeating. Youtube has quite a collection of films and some of them are Hindi films … Continue reading

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Watching Hindi Movies Online – I

Maybe Hindi movies don’t play at a theater nearby or you are looking to watch an old classic which no video rental place seems to have. You could then try to stream/download over the internet. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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What To Watch On Netflix Instant : Edition #12

– Muriel’s Wedding (1994) : Toni Collette can certainly pick her movies. From the lovely “Little Miss Sunshine” to “About A Boy” to “Emma”, she brings grace and charm to every character she portrays. Here she plays Muriel Heslop, a … Continue reading

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What to Watch on Netflix : Edition #11

– Warrior (USA, 2011) : This stars Nick Nolte, Tom Hardy and Joel Edgarton as a family of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighters. The estranged brothers, played by Hardy and Edgarton vie to win the high-prize-money Sparta title, and their ex-alcoholic … Continue reading

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What to Watch on Netflix : Edition #10

– Sleepless Night (“Nuit blanche”, French, subtitled, 2011) : Crooked cop Vincent has a drug heist gone wrong. Amid suspicion in the police department, Vincent must strive to get back his kidnapped son from trigger-happy drug mafia, and avoid being … Continue reading

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What to Watch on Netflix Instant : Edition #9

– Headhunters (“Hodejegerne”, Norwegian, subtitled, 2011) : Short-statured Roger Brown is a very successful head-hunter in Norway. He is also, unbeknownst to his beautiful wife Diana, a skilled art thief. When he comes to know that an acquaintance has had … Continue reading

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