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The Puppet Game: When Bollywood filmmakers bullied actors?

Reacting to Sonam Kapoor’s sexy magazine cover shoot, ‘clean’ director Sooraj Barjatya has apparently asked the actress to be more conscious of her image. We look at other filmmakers who instructed their star cast to conduct themselves in a certain manner… 888 more words


To be brutally honest

The struggle is so real when you find yourself lost in an actor’s movement or voice or eyes instead of analysing the movie as a supplementary text for your English essay. 532 more words

To Be Serious

Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001): April Blind Spot

Writing about a Bollywood film as part of this Blind Spot series was a bit cheeky on my part. I chose to focus on purely non-English language films for Blind Spot because I felt like I didn’t watch enough of them and I wanted to rectify this by watching at least 12 of them in one year. 824 more words


I Wonder

if jet-hued
ever make

I look
for them
among the
Bolly beauties.

exquisite spinning
saris, they
don’t exist.
Guess they’ve
been whited… 10 more words


The Adventures of the night bus

If you have not traveled in one of those over dressed night intra-state buses then you are definitely missing something in your life. I mean you keep boasting about your bike trip to Leh, your back packing in Europe or “soul-searching” (hehe) trips to Bangkok but I never hear anyone saying that ” I took a ride in that shady “Video Coach” between Gorakhpur to Lucknow. 382 more words


Tisca Chopra in Pankaj & Nidhi

It was a Pankaj & Nidhi dress for Tisca Chopra at the Colors Party held last night.

The grey dress with the pink embroidered looked nice on the actress who paired it with a grey clutch and pumps. 17 more words


Sridevi in Anamika Khanna


This has to be the best Sridevi looked in a long (very long) time.

Going to the top of my best dress for tonight’s event, Sridevi looked drop dead gorgeous in an outfit from Anamika Khanna’s recent collection. 31 more words