Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Friday, September 18, 2015
Friday, September 11, 2015
This one's a guest post from the archives from my dear friend, Beth of BethLovesBollywood.
A classic film for me is one that has stood up through the passage of time, I'd say at least 20 years (long enough for an entirely different generation to encounter it as teens or adults), that still makes an impact in some way: the craft of film-making, aesthetics, story, characters, performances, ideas it addresses, questions it raises, commentary it offers, description or evocation of a particular time/place, etc.
Here are my top 5 picks:
Friday, September 4, 2015
Friday, August 28, 2015
Thursday, August 27, 2015
It's hard to criticize your old favorites, you've so loved watching and re-watching as kids. Besides ringing in the changed thought process, they make you realize how old you've gotten in the process :)
I remember watching Pardes (starring Shahrukh Khan, Mahima Chaudhary, Apoorv Agnihotri) in class seven during my winter break on the theatre (like most other films). As I rewatch it today, I'm still trying to figure what worked for the film. [This is not my second viewing. I've seen it countless times between then and now].
Friday, August 21, 2015
Friday, August 14, 2015
We caught up with them to talk about the film, what makes it worth a watch, Abhishek's equation with his father, 40 years of Sholay and more!