“You’re from India?” she asked. I looked up. Startled. Indians are used to bombshells from Pakistan. But this one, in party clothes, in her early 20s, was exceptionally stunning. Read more
It’s been 80 years since the release of Alam Ara, India’s first talkie. No one alive has seen the film. I once met a man who’d not only heard cinema break the sound barrier, he’d carried Alam Ara’s can of reels on his head. Read more
Exactly why Aamir Khan’s seen a film called Sandwich 10-12 times in his life!
Sandwich: Double Trouble
Director: Anees Bazmee
Actors: Govinda, Raveena Tandon, Mahima Chaudhary Read more
One 2004 Bhojpuri film can probably best explain North India’s post-independence Partition! Read more