At a time when Indian cinema is truly coming of age, Nihalani is the last person to expect anything sensible from.
The film could usher in a new phase of the political cinema genre in Bollywood.
In the parlance of our times, even after his death, the actor continues to be a 'legend' far surpassing everyone else.
While Bollywood might be some distance from grasping India’s colonial past, two new foreign productions are telling the Indian side of the story.
'Thalaiva' is in a league of his own.
Unlike Bollywood, the greater a star’s success in south Indian films, the closer they are to the ground realities.