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Movie Review: Hungama 2

In his attempt to expose the lie spread by the story’s female lead, the male protagonist attempts to record their conversation in a mini tape. Yes, a tape! Not a mobile phone or any cool new-age gadget, but a tape. This scene is symbolic of the mess that Hungama 2 is. The film is so …

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27th Annual Cucalorus Film Festival Will Be Live Again In Downtown Wilmington Featuring New Venues And Festival Favorites Like Dance-a-lorus

Organizers are excited to announce that this fall’s 27th annual Cucalorus Film Festival (November 10-14, 2021) will return to its wild and wacky in-person format after a year of pandemic-inspired online screenings and Drive-ins. The festival brings original and challenging new independent and international films to the screen at beloved venues like historic Thalian Hall …

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Movie Review: Haseen Dillruba

Haseen Dillruba, uncannily reminded me of Ashutosh Gowariker’s What’s Your Rashee?. While there is barely anything that makes the two films similar on the surface, they are connected by the biggest flaws. For most parts of the Gowariker film, Harman Baweja is seen bride hunting. He meets 12 different girls and has to decide on …

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Movie Review: Sherni

Roughly two and half years ago, around November 2018, forest officials in Maharashtra with help from a private hunter had managed to kill a tigress named Avni after mounting a massive hunt. This was in accordance with the Supreme Court’s directive. Following the killing, there were both celebrations and accusations. The hunter was provided with …

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Movie Review: Dictionary

Around mid-2008, India was waking up to a phenomenon names Savita Bhabhi. A cartoon strip about a promiscuous married woman, Savita, had managed to pique the imagination of the collective youth of the country. The phenomenon became so big that the Indian government had to step in, much to the dismay of plenty, and ban …