Category Archives: politics

Movie Review : Madaari (2016)

Rating : 3/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2016 Running time : 2 hours 13 minutes Director : Nishikant Kamat Cast : Irrfan Khan, Jimmy Shergill, Vishesh Bansal, Tushar Dalvi Kid rating: PG Madaari is kind of like “A Wednesday” … Continue reading

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What To Watch On Netflix Instant : Edition #21

– In a World (UK, 2013) Carol Solomon is a vocal coach who’s constantly being told by her father that she is not good enough for her chosen field, that she should leave the big jobs to the big boys. … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Revolver Rani (2014)

Rating : Average (2.5/5) Genre : Drama Year : 2014 Running time : 2 hours 12 minutes Director : Sai Kabir Cast : Kangana Ranaut, Vir Das, Zakir Hussain, Piyush Mishra I had high expectations from this film. It had … Continue reading

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What to Watch on Netflix Instant : Edition #20

– Barbara (Germany, 2012) It is 1980s East Germany, some years before the fall of the Berlin Wall, and Dr. Barbara Wolff has been assigned to work at a provincial hospital as punishment for expressing a desire to move to … Continue reading

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Movie Preview : Gulaab Gang (7th March 2014)

Presumably inspired by the vigilante group Gulabi Gang (although the director denies it) Gulaab Gang stars Madhuri Dixit as the group leader and Juhi Chawla as a wily politician. Director Soumik Sen hasn’t had many successes; the only one of his … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola

Rating : 2.5/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2013 Running time : 2 hours 28 minutes Director : Vishal Bharadwaj Cast : Pankaj Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Anushka Sharma, Imran Khan, Arya Babbar Kid rating : PG Vishal Bharadwaj has lost … Continue reading

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Movie Review : Shanghai

Rating : 4/5 Genre : Drama Year : 2012 Running time : 1 hours 55 minutes Director : Dibakar Banerjee Cast : Abhay Deol, Emraan Hashmi, Kalki Koechlin, Farook Shaikh, Supriya Pathak Kapur, Pitobash Tripathi Kid rating : PG-13 Dibakar … Continue reading

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