Category Archives: Bollywood

5 Iconic Movies Made Possible by Spectacular Idiocy

Character stupidity is the engine that drives slasher films, rom-coms and just about every Hindi film since 2000 or thereabouts. But even iconic films, the ones that we cherish and retain in our memory, have often been made possible through … Continue reading

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Udaan: The Best film of 2010

[Disclaimer: 1. I have not seen Peepli Live, or most of the other ‘critical’ hits of 2010 2. Spoilers if you haven’t seen Udaan] “Udaan” was ‘critically acclaimed’, which automatically gave it the kiss of death as far as viewership … Continue reading

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Bollywood and Science Fiction: Koi.. Mil Gaya

Bollywood’s biggest problem, apart from the Talebs in charge of the Censor Board (and their stone throwing “hurt-sentiment” brethren across the country) is that when making a film, everything is secondary to the Star act i.e. Star driving a sports … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Guzaarish

The Cast: Hrithik Roshan as Ethan Mascarenhas: A magician, who won the Order of Merlin (presumably Harry Potter awarded it to him). Formerly the love child of David Blaine, Mr. A from Dhoom 2,¬† Michael Moschen and every stereotype¬† of … Continue reading

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The 10 Worst Movie Titles in Bollywood History

How many times have you walked into a film, allured by it’s angry, fearful or titillating title only to find it’s not what you hoped for? Well, here are 10 films that should have gone with different plots, based on … Continue reading

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