Go..Go..Go…Govinda

Swarg was the first ever movie with which I took notice of Govinda’s acting skills, though the film was nothing more than a typical family drama. But over the years, this talented actor became an indispensable part of the movies for me as I grew.

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Shyam Ramsay’s Neighbours Movie Review

Golden Globe nominated auteur Shekhar Kapoor once famously opined, “Bollywood can be divided into two parts. Sholay B.C. and Sholay A.D.” Similarly, I believe that the Horror Movie Genre can be divided into two eras – Ramsay B.C. and Ramsay A.D. There is a reason why Mr. Shyam Ramsay chose to display a 5 second…

Sahasam: Trailer

Chandrasekhar Yeleti is looked upon with respect in the Telugu film industry as he has always been known for making films which though commercial, tend to still stay away from the traditional masala routine. While he started off making thrillers with a soul like Aithe and Anukokonda Oka Roju (remade in Hindi by Rohit Shetty…

Popular Male Jodis of Indian Cinema: Part 1

One of the most oft explored themes in Indian cinema is that of Male bonding. Since time immemorial, the male bonding theme was explored in various ways . i.e. through a love triangle ( 2 guys falling for the same girl), lost and found formula, two brothers or friends on the opposite sides of the…

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…