Tag Archives: Karan Johar

REVIEW: DEAR ZINDAGI


  I will begin my review with what some of you feel may be an irrelevant or an irreverent comment. But I must point this out just to show the double standards of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena(MNS), in its dealings … Continue reading

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REVIEW: KAPOOR and SONS


Not  very often do we get to see a near perfect portrayal on celluloid of a normally imperfect set of characters. One may wonder whether the usage of the phrase “normally imperfect” is in fact “normal”! Hidden in this seemingly … Continue reading

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REVIEW: BROTHERS


REVIEW: BROTHERS It has been in the news that Karan Malhotra’s second directorial attempt BROTHERS is an attempted remake (with permission) of a Hollywood production called WARRIOR. While I have not seen the Hollywood movie, I have seen Karan Malhotra’s … Continue reading

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REVIEW: STUDENT OF THE YEAR


STUDENT OF THE YEAR There is one feature about Karan Johar’s latest directorial effort (which is also produced by him), STUDENT OF THE YEAR which I like: it has no pretensions whatsoever of wanting to be the film of the … Continue reading

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REVIEW: EK MAIN AUR EKK TU


EK MAIN AUR EKK TU EK MAIN AUR EK TU (EMAET) belongs to the genre of movies which are built around female lead artistes who are feisty, spunky and lucky (they meet the correct man in the end). However their … Continue reading

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REVIEW: AGNEEPATH(2012)


REVIEW: AGNEEPATH (2012) A good plot based on the theme of righteousness and revenge is good fodder for script writers to come out with good originals, remakes, sequels of originals and sequels of remakes. The success of the script writer … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: REVOLUTION 2020


REVOLUTION 2020 Chetan Bhagat and Harsha Bhogle are perhaps the most publicly well-known alumni of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. I am proud of them and their achievements, partially because I too am an alumnus of this hallowed institution, but … Continue reading

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