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Book Review: The one and lonely Kidar Sharma - An anecdotal autobiography

The one and lonely Kidar Sharma: an anecdotal autobiography resurfaced among a pile of read, unread books in one of my bookshelves during a massive book-sorting exercise recently. 1,380 more words


I can only save my soul if I save someone else's, says Aditya Raj Kapoor

He is the son of the legendary Shammi Kapoor and Geeta Bali. Yes, he did make his foray into films, but more than an actor, Aditya Raj Kapoor is known as an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. 912 more words


Hindi Film 101: A New Series! Starting with the Kapoors, Prithviraj and Shammi and Shashi

I have had so much fun in the past few weeks talking with Ryan C in the comments.  He is new(ish) to Indian film and is asking me all sorts of wonderful questions, and giving me delightfully enthusiastic responses, and it made me think about how maybe I should do more posts sort of aimed at that level.   3,236 more words

Hindi Film 101

Geeta Bali & Shammi Kapoor Love Story

There is something heartening and hopeful about a timeless love story. So here is my favourite real-life one of Hindi cinema’s golden couple Geeta Bali and Shammi Kapoor. 369 more words