Rahul Dev Burman | Tribute

Happy Birthday, Pancham!!

By on June 27, 2015

Reading Time: 3 minutes Happy birthday, dear Pancham from your instruments standing around, waiting for you to cut your cake: Santoor: “You made me rain happiness, soak your fans with bliss, sometimes I was sensual, sometimes poignant, sometime love, sometimes an unexpected filler in a pop song. Happy birthday!” Trumpet: “How I swing and dance in your songs! But […]


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Movie Review | Musical

ABCD 2: Binge Watch

By on June 24, 2015

Reading Time: 4 minutes One would imagine that even as he sat down to chalk out the movie outline, Remo would have worn two hats for ABCD2 – Remo the director and Remo the choreographer and dancer. And each hat pointing him to a different direction for the movie. The director and story writer in him nudging the way […]

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Crime | Drama | Movie Review | Romance

Married Life: An Ennui-stitution Called Marriage

By on June 14, 2015

Reading Time: 5 minutes Marriage is such a funny thing. It’s damned if you (say you) do, damned if you don’t. Why do couples stay married? And why don’t or can’t they? And what about those who shirk from this seemingly concrete mixer of commitment, dedication, and (at least initial) feelings of love? Director Ira Sachs takes all such […]

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Drama | Family | Movie Review | Romance

Dil Dhadakne Do: A Wodehousian Cruise

By on June 7, 2015

Reading Time: 5 minutes Hello, hello, tu posts hai padhne aayi, so let me introduce you to some new friends I made this weekend on a cruise. Meet Kamal Mehra (Anil Kapoor) who’s the CEO of Ayka Industries, staring at an imminent bankruptcy in his business, an underachieving son, an overachieving daughter, a part-of-the-furniture wife, and a thirtieth wedding […]

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