Reading Time: 4 minutesAs the movie ends, you realize just how many lives and families were destroyed by the 26/11 attacks. And for now, the only closure we can resign ourselves to is the filmic “Phantom,” while the ghosts of the masterminds continue to mock us from beyond the borders.
Reading Time: 6 minutesIt’s amazing what stories lie in any country’s boondocks – unbelievably strange, haunting, and something most of us cannot even fathom or imagine. India is no exception, though these stories remain buried and away from our everyday hustle of life’s bustles. Full credit, then, to director Ketan Mehta for bringing the story of Dasharath Manjhi […]
Reading Time: 5 minutesWhen it comes to remakes of movies, the director and the audience face a dilemma of sorts. For the director, it’s the challenge of how much to adapt the story to their milieu. How much of the original content they ought to retain to acknowledge the remake, and how much of their oeuvre shadow do […]