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Bollybook-The Big Book of Hindi Film Trivia: Book Review

Growing up in places like Chennai and Coimbatore during the Doordarshan days, chances are that if you are onto films at a very early age, the interest would primarily revolve around Tamil Cinema. However for someone like me who by now watches films in every language possible and feels that Regional Cinema has more to…

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Kishore Kumar: Story without an End

Note- Here is a special article on Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary from well known film critic, writer and director- Khalid Mohamed,exclusively for MAM. The three Ganguly Brothers – of the iconic comedy Chalti ka Naam Gaadi (1958) – were a part of me, many of us I should think, but we never…

Sunday Watch: Follow That Star (Big B Docu Film)

Nasreen Munni Kabir is a reputed writer and documentary filmmaker popular for books on cinema like Guru Dutt: A Life in Cinema and documentaries like Inner and Outer World of  Shah Rukh Khan. However, her 1989 documentary film on Amitabh Bachchan, Follow That Star, is not well known. It is a fine profile of arguably the biggest ever star of…