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Danny Collins (2015) Movie Review: AL Is Well

Disclaimer: This week in all probability you would be getting Mad at some Velvets around you and hence miss this small gem. Having a limited release in India, this film deserves some love, especially if you are a fan of its leading actor like me. A celebrated rockstar, who spends his entire life in arc lights,…

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Breaking Bard: Vishal Bhardwaj’s Shakespearean Trilogy

In early 2000s, when a music director, known mostly for his work in niche Hindi films, began travelling to festivals for his exposure to international cinema, he chanced upon his nephew reading a “children’s version” of Shakespeare’s works. Little did he know that what began as a leisurely reading exercise, would, almost a decade and a half later, culminate into one of the…

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The Making of ‘Gutthi’: Part-II

I still remember the night of 24th  February, 2012, when we held a private screening of ‘Gutthi’ at Prasad Labs in Hyderabad. Apart from friends and short film enthusiasts, a few Telugu film industry artistes had also come to the event. Watching your film on big screen with a theater full of audience is perhaps…