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‘Shivaay’ review: High Anxiety, Extended Version

By on October 29, 2016

Reading Time: 5 minutes For the second time in as many weeks, I’ll invoke the parent in you – and this time, it’s because director Ajay Devgn – venturing behind the camera for the second time – doesn’t give you any choice. For, Shivaay is all about a single parent and his daughter, and the former’s travails (a mild […]

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‘Sairat’ review: Teach Your Children Hell

By on October 23, 2016

Reading Time: 6 minutes If you’re a parent, you’d have faced that inescapable question your little one would have piped up and asked you, catching you unawares, much like any situation that the common man faces hits our scrofulous politicians. No, I don’t mean the question about the birds and the bees. That’s easier to handle, as you deal […]

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‘Inferno’ review: Dark Brown Template

By on October 15, 2016

Reading Time: 5 minutes Author Dan Brown cracked the template of success amidst the bosky of financial turkeys he churned out initially. Set stories in a 24-hour template, add dollops of historical scientific documentation, real-life dark societies and their practices, and cults; add to this mix modern technology, the works of venerated Renaissance artists or scientists, a test-tube of […]

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‘Mirzya’ review: Back to the Suture

By on October 8, 2016

Reading Time: 6 minutes As I walked out of director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s latest directorial offering, Mirzya, and into the nearest bar, I was still collecting my thoughts. Top of my mind was the burning question, which beer to quaff? As I settled down at my regular table and ordered a round of the chilled brew to soothe my […]

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