My Week with Westerns – High Noon

Here’s the first part of the series that celebrates Westerns and the recent Django Unchained release. Fred Zinnemann’s High Noon is full of tropes, dialogues and yes, of course the shootouts that define westerns but the order in which we see these elements makes it all the more special. Advertisements

Himmatwala : Not Begging for a Remake

I remember seeing Himmatwala years ago as a kid and with each passing year, it has made way for newer, better films in my memory space. Now all that I can recall about the film is Jeetendra and Sridevi dancing around colourful pots to the tune of “Naino mein sapna”. So when a remake comes…