The flying side kick

When Akshay Kumar Had Chest Hair

The 90s are also exactly the first 10 years of my life. Naturally, I associate the decade with a lot of innocence. When you are that young there is a kind of purity in your choices and intentions. You like or dislike certain things only because ‘you’ feel so. You can’t really explain why, but…

ugly Inspector Jadhav

Girish Kulkarni: The Actor

Girish Kulkarni’s dazzling performance as Inspector Jadhav in Ugly has caught the attention of many a movie buffs. Those who have been following the resurgence of marathi cinema would certainly recognise him as one of the torchbearers of the new wave of quality marathi films. He has consistently churned out superlative stuff as an actor-cum-screenwriter,…

Iruvar (Parakash Raj-Revathi)

Two Crafty “Suhaag Raat” Scenes

The wedding night or the suhaag raat still has a lot of significance in Indian culture. The conservative Indian society still banishes pre-marital sex and thus the wedding night is supposed to be the first time the bride and the groom make their relationship sexual, with the acceptance of the society. Indian cinema has used…

Fandry Poster

Thoughts on Fandry’s Marketing Strategy

Nagraj Manjule’s extra-ordinary debut film Fandry recently had its world television premiere. The television premiere too was well promoted much like the release of the film in the theatres. With the television broadcast one can say the fairly aggressive marketing campaign of the film has nearly come to an end. In the last decade or…