Dil Bechara: We Miss You, Sushant!

I’m conflicted right now. Do I talk about the movie, or do I talk about late Sushant Singh Rajput? It took me a long time to find words for expressing how much I miss SSR, and despite my post yesterday, I never felt I could do justice to how I feel or what he deserves….

The Half of It – A Different Kind of Love Story

Have you ever loved someone so much that you don’t want anything about her to change? The Half of It How do I write something about a movie which made me want to note down the dialogues, or the combination of words it used? I’m certain I’ll be seeing them on Instagram pages soon enough….

A Movie Therapy – Dear Zindagi (3 Years!)

Don’t let the past, blackmail your present, to ruin a beautiful future! A Shahrukh Khan film declared hit at a total box office collection of 94.6Cr? A Shahrukh Khan film being released at only 1200 screens? What if I tell you that producers didn’t want to release it in more screens? Yes. Dear Zindagi had…

7 Years of Varun-Alia aka Varia; A Fan Letter

Dear Varun & Alia, 7 years ago, today, I was in a PVR Gold seat in Bangalore, watching Student of the Year. Being a kid, I barely understood the film, infact, I was largely confused between who’s Rohan & who’s Abhimanyu. But, that day I returned being a fan of two of the students, whom,…

Aspect Ratios in Cinema

Here’s something I hadn’t thought about until the day I went to watch Men in Black: International on P[XL] instead of IMAX. Regular screens we watch a movie on have the aspect ratio of 2.35:1, which is what most movies use too. But, many times, directors find that the ratio that’ll fit their camera work…

IT: First Horror Movie & First Time outside India

PVR is the best! I can’t stress this enough. I’ve about 3 posts on my love for PVR, but till date I had only compared it to cinema chains in India. Now, I’m speaking after being to one of the best cinema chains in Hong Kong, for a really expensive price, and finding the hall…

3 idiots – A Millionth Re-watch

Originally Published in the latest Edition ‘To Cinema with Love’ of Reflections Magazine! Recently, I submitted an article to Reflections Magazine, an online magazine for students, when I heard about their theme on cinema. They liked my article enough to publish it! Please visit their magazine, and give that and other amazing articles there a…

The Lion King and The Bollywood King

Lion King is making big bucks at the Box Office in the world, and even in India. For India, we can thank Shahrukh Khan for getting people to theatre to watch the same story again in the dubbed version. But, is the Bollywood King able to give a lion a voice that goes? Oh, yes….

Super 30 isn’t really super, but it doesn’t suck

That’s… not how the JEE Aspirants are I’ve been sceptical of this film since the day it was announced. Bollywood isn’t really known for getting reality right. Not long before the movie was announced, I had read the biography and the true story behind Super 30, and I was really looking forward to how Bollywood…