Passion & compassion | 4-minute read
Thank you to the CBFC and its chief for hearing the pleas of mental health sufferers, who felt this film title would increase the mockery and stigma around mental health in a judgemental nation.
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Karnad was an intellectual giant whose knowledge of, and contribution to, art, cinema and literature remains unmatched. He was also a fearless social voice who stood up for what he believed in.
Outrageous costumes, sharp slapstick and more, on the comedian’s 88th birth anniversary, let’s relive his impeccable comedy.
It’s not as if movies have lost their edge as agents of conditioning, but what has changed is how the average audience refuses to drink the Kool-Aid of yore with the same enthusiasm.
The Modi wave even calms Bollywood’s rough waters and ends the famous Kangana Ranaut-Karan Johar feud, if only for the duration of the PM's grand swearing-in.
Memories of Dutt Sa’ab will shine forever through his films and the service he rendered to society. It is true… they don’t make men like Dutt Sa’ab anymore!
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The Enigma Called Tabu! Strong roles, stellar acting and killer performances make Tabu unmissable, always
Tabu’s craft transcends the film’s script and works immensely well in both masala and off-beat films
Why, Vivek Oberoi, Why? Just when his career could be reviving, why would the star do this to himself, all over again?
Vivek Oberoi wasted his talent getting embroiled in a huge controversy over his then-girlfriend. And now, after years of career wilderness, when he could have reentered Bollywood, he goes and does it again!
Although Cannes is the greatest film festival on earth, it doesn't look like most of our Bollywood stars there are thinking of films at all. Instead, the focus seems to be on their clothes, their looks and their challengers.
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