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REVIEW: SARKAR 3


SARKAR 3 The one thing that put me off most in Ram Gopal Varma’s SARKAR 3 was how the storyline sounded so very anachronistic. Rehashed and retold a number of times, there is not an iota of novelty or freshness … Continue reading

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REVIEW: CHAKRAVYUH


CHAKRAVYUH Prakash Jha’s CHAKRAVYUH marks the return of the director to his no-frills style of probing meaningful socio-political issues. It certainly will rank as mainstream Bollywood’s first contribution to highlight the Naxalism issue, although two other movies, Govind Nihalini’s HAZAR … Continue reading

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THE GANGS OF WASSEYPUR


THE GANGS OF WASSEYPUR The jury is out on the winner of the newly instituted award in Bollywood; apparently never in the past has there been a stronger degree of unanimity in the selection of the winner of a Bollywood … Continue reading

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REVIEW: AARAKSHAN


AARAKSHAN Prakash Jha has always had a reputation of making serious movies on serious and topical issues. Some of his outstanding successes have been DAMUL, MRITYUDAND, GANGAJAL, APAHARAN. In each of these movies, his focus was clear: the message had … Continue reading

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