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Raj Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Khullam Khulla

My strange relationship with my father Raj Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor on his father's love for cinema, booze and his leading ladies.

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Book Extract

The opulence of existence

[Book extract] The joy of being able to live and dream freely and equitably with other unfortunate, bereft, forgotten beings is what drives the counter-romantic.

ART & CULTURE

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Sexuality, Love, Fire, Film festival

How my teen dating at film festivals turned into love

My first ‘date’ was at a festival screening of an understated French-Canadian film.

ART & CULTURE

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Matt damon, Good will hunting, Writers, Actorrs

Why great scripts come out of actors

Actors writing scripts are still looked at as a vanity outing even though there is enough to suggest that when done right it works wonders.

ART & CULTURE

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XXX, Sanskaar, CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani

Pahlaj Nihalani has saved India from girls 'lying on bed' and 'pouring liquor' in xXx

Deepika Padukone and Vin Diesel ought to thank the CBFC honcho for his selfless services to cinema.

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Wrestling, Ramayana, Dara Singh

How Dara Singh got the iconic role of Hanuman in Ramayan

[Book extract] At one point, the wrestler-turned-actor's photograph was placed in temples across Umargaon.

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