TOP TEN BOLLYWOOD FILMS OF 2016

As we welcome a brand new year and bask in the glory of the films that we are highly excited about, Let us take a moment and look back at the ten best Bollywood films of 2016. Please note that this is my list. You may or may not find a film that you believe…

RAMBO : NOT JUST BLOOD AND GUTS (2016)

Over the last two days, I have been binge watching all the Rambo films leading up to this video that I wanted to share with you all. I had seen the films probably five – six years back and at that point of time they appeared to me as nothing more than the bombastic action-roller-coaster…

WHY IS SALMAN’S KICK(2014) BETTER THAN TEJA’S(2009)

The Eid release of this year from Salman Khan is raking in the mullah at an unbelievable rate and it’s not too strange to know that it’s another southie remake. Be it Wanted, Jai Ho or Ready, The southie remakes have worked out well for Bhaijan and they still continue to do so. What startled…

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 16,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many…

WHAT MADE EK THA TIGER TROUNCE AGENT VINOD

With Ek Tha Tiger’s (ETT) predictable but rollicking start at the box office, one question that must have come to the regular cinegoer’s mind would be, “where lies the difference between ETT and the recent but faltered Agent Vinod (AV)?” Both the movies have a RAW agent at the helm of the events with a…

SOUTH REMAKES: GOOD OR BAD FOR BOLLYWOOD

If you thought double roles were a Bollywood invention,think again. Telugu film Ramudu Bheemudu starring N.T. Rama Rao wasremade by Tapi Chanakya in 1967 with Dilip Kumar as Ram and Shyam. Mani Ratnamdirected Kamal Haasan in Tamil superhit Nayagan. The remake Dayavan starred Vinod Khanna, Feroz Khan and Madhuri Dixit in lead roles.The trend ofremaking…