the delight of imagination Goli Soda
Goli Soda is essentially a sequel in spirit to Pandiraj’s Pasanga, which viewed childhood not as a blissed-out period of innocence but a miniature version of adulthood, with the same... » 2 comments
47 Ronin

47 Ronin: Falls on its sword

The film 47 Ronin is a textbook example of how helicoptering into a foreign locale and attempting to tell one of its cherished stories can go so dreadfully wrong. The famous 18th... » 1 comment
Farhan Akhtar and Vidya Balan

Double impact

If you would like to see the marriage of specifics as diverse as talent, box office pull, male bonding, shock value or plain masala, watch out for these top power jodis of Bollywood in 2014 »
Daisy Shah and Salman Khan in Jai Ho

Jai Ho: Bhai meets brawn again

Remember what Swades did to Shah Rukh Khan? That showed us a sincere, conscientious side of the star who could act in national interest, made us feel so damn patriotic and left us... »
Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra

Rushes — Breaking the barrier

There was a time when an exotic language was used as a surprise element to bamboozle the character and the audience. Now by showing the character having command over multiple languages, di... »
DREAMY EYES AND SWEET NOTHINGS The couple's hurried marriage probably won't be as breezy as the initial months of their relationship.
May 1, 2015

Why Tara and Aadhi are likely doomed

Nothing goes wrong during those six months that Tara and Aadhi are together in OK Kanmani. They are smiling, they are laughing, and they can’t keep their hands off each other. And I don’t h... »