Tag: Amitabh Bachchan

Sarkar 3 Film Review : Fails To Deliver

| May 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Real power comes not out of fear but out of respect. Sarkar aka Subhash Nagre aka Amitabh Bachchan gets his power over the politicians,ruling elite and government not only due to what he feels right and then delivers justice, but through his hold over the masses. He has created a space in their mind and […]

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PINK Film Review: Packs A Punch

| September 17, 2016

No means No. It does not need any clarification, explanation, elaboration or verification. Its not merely a word, its a complete sentence in itself that connotes the intention of the sayer. With these powerful words the defense lawyer Deepak Sehgal (Amitabh Bachchan) closes his arguments in a case where he is defending his client Meenal […]

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TE3N Film Review : Best Of Three Is Not Best Of A Movie

| June 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

What is with Kolkatta that used to be the capital of British Raj in India, stuck in a time warp. It’s the third film in as many years where I have seen Kolkatta with its yellow ambassador cabs, Howrah Bridge backdrop, heritage builidings. Nothing of glass, steel and concrete. No modern landscape or architectural showpieces. […]

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Ki & Ka Film Review: The See Saw Ride

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

“In Hindi not just human beings but also nonliving objects have gender. Everybody and everything is categorised. But this film, like the couple’s marriage, underlines the fact that Ki and Ka as genders don’t matter,”—R Balki Well this is the raison-detre’ of why the title and what’s the premise of Ki & Ka. With  any […]

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Wazir Film Review: Makes Some Good Moves

| January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Life, it is said,is  like a chess game.You should never do any step, without a reason in mind. This whole metaphor comes alive after Amitabh Bachchan’s Pandit Onkarnath Dhar meets up with Farhan’s Daanish Khan and the game begins. The moves and roles of pawns, elephants,bishops, horses, Queen that are repeatedly enumerated by Panditji come […]

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Piku Film Review: Worth A Peek

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

There is this cliché that Bengal has culture and Punjab an agriculture. It just means that all the subtlely,refinement is personified by Bhadralok Bengali Babu and the crass, gross is the domain of Punjabis. The obsession with the  disorderly stomach was handled with all the MCs and BCs in a Punjabi milieu of Amir Khan’s […]

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Shamitabh Film Review: Too Much Of A Mixture

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

It is ok to be smart but to be clever at the expense of the vulnerable,expectant audience is fraught with risks. R Balki’s third feature outing with Amitabh Bachchan has a potent idea of a mute boy with immense talent and fiery passion for acting making it as a superstar in the big bad world […]

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Bhoothnath Returns Review: To Vote Or Not To Vote For Brand Bhoothnath

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Franchises are meant to harvest the brand value. Sequels are meant to encash the earlier success. Similarly Ghosts are meant to haunt and scare. After a gap of six years brand Bhoothnath (Bhoothnath-2008) returns. The ghost of Kailashnath aka Bhootnath (Amitabh Bachchan) is sent back to earth by the bosses at the Bhoot World (Gajraj […]

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MAHABHARAT Review: Treated With Kid Gloves

| December 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mere mention of Mahabharat conjures up sweeping images of valour, glory, opulence, abundance and unabashed show of arrogance. Way back in year 1988 B R Chopra’s rendition of Mahabharat on national television Doordarshan captured the imagination of whole nation  in such a manner that every Sunday morning primetime for whole year became a virtual ritual […]

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Songs With Substance : Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli, Haaye!

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

This series brings alive once again timeless, simple yet soulful classic songs, with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations. Year 1971- Film Anand. Starring Hindi cinema’s first superstar Rajesh Khanna in the lead role. The film had soul-stirring music compositions by the poet and short-story writer in his own right, the master-blender of eastern and western music […]

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